Furniture, automotive and other major industries


Furniture maker hires C-suite execs and legal counsel

February 20, 2019
A furniture maker has made three key executive hires. Read More

Manufacturer expanding HQ

February 19, 2019
A maker of vehicle lighting and various safety products is expanding its headquarters in the area. Read More

Universal Forest acquiring $5M company

February 19, 2019
Universal Forest Products is purchasing a local maker of wood panel components. Read More

Medical device investors offer startup advice

Experts suggest finding an unmet clinical need before developing new devices.

February 15, 2019
The culture of funding medical device development and getting them on the market is changing. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide signs licensing deal with slipper company

February 15, 2019
A maker of footwear in the area is planning to roll out new lines of slippers for one of its brands after reaching a licensing agreement with a slipper company. Read More

Caster and wheel supplier acquires division

February 15, 2019
A supplier of casters and wheels in the area has acquired the division of an out-of-state company. Read More

Manufacturer is 11th 'Best Company to Work For' in US

February 14, 2019
A West Michigan maker of medical devices and equipment is considered one of the nation’s best employers. Read More

Staffing agency producing job fair

February 14, 2019
A local staffing agency will host a job fair on behalf of 50 light industrial companies tomorrow. Read More

Downtown hosting Grand Rapids Boat Show

February 13, 2019
It’s not summer yet, but you can pretend while you stare at hundreds of new boats. Read More

Man dies after falling into acid-filled vat

February 12, 2019
| By AP
SOUTH LYON — Officials said a 54-year-old man has died after falling into a vat containing sulfuric acid at a plant. Read More