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Sunday, 09 May 2021 13:20

MiBiz Growth Report: May 9, 2021

Here's the MiBiz growth report for May 9, 2021.

Friday, 30 April 2021 11:45

Molding Solutions completes acquisition of Norton Shores plastics molder

NORTON SHORES — Seabrook Plastics Inc., a molder of plastic parts primarily for the automotive and defense industries, recently finalized the sale of its company to a fellow lakeshore-based plastic parts manufacturer.

Sunday, 25 April 2021 11:23

MiBiz Growth Report: April 25, 2021

Here is the MiBiz Growth Report for April 25, 2021.

Tuesday, 20 April 2021 16:32

Consumers Energy plans to ramp up electric vehicle fast-charging stations

JACKSON — Consumers Energy plans to help ramp up the number of fast-charging electric vehicle stations across the Lower Peninsula in the coming years to ensure EV drivers can travel longer distances while maintaining access to charging equipment.

Tuesday, 20 April 2021 10:49

Michigan sports betting gets March Madness boost

Internet gaming and online sports betting receipts each increased nearly 20 percent in March over the previous month, continuing steady growth for Michigan’s sector that launched in January.

Sunday, 11 April 2021 12:00

MiBiz Growth Report: April 11, 2021

This is the MiBiz Growth Report for April 11, 2021.

Wednesday, 07 April 2021 16:01

Holland video interviewing platform hires first president

HOLLAND — A West Michigan-based business that has developed a video interviewing platform for employers and potential employees has named its first president.

Monday, 05 April 2021 13:56

AT&T to provide 8 West Michigan schools with free wireless internet hotspots

Eight West Michigan schools will receive free wireless internet hotspots to help bridge connectivity gaps for vulnerable students, officials with AT&T and a national and statewide nonprofit announced Monday.

Friday, 02 April 2021 16:02

Otsego equipment manufacturer acquired by individual investors

OTSEGO — Otsego Crane & Hoist Co., a manufacturer that specializes in overhead material handling equipment, has been sold to individual investors.

Sunday, 28 March 2021 11:05

MiBiz Growth Report: March 28, 2021

Here's the MiBiz Growth Report for March 28, 2021.

Monday, 15 March 2021 10:57

MiBiz Growth Report: March 15, 2021

Here's the MiBiz growth report for March 15, 2021.

Monday, 01 March 2021 10:52

MiBiz Growth Report: March 1, 2021

This is the MiBiz growth report for March 1, 2021.

Monday, 15 February 2021 10:49

MiBiz Growth Report: February 15, 2021

This is the MiBiz Growth Report for February 15, 2021.

Tuesday, 23 March 2021 15:51

Automated Machine Systems plans $1.5M expansion in Jenison

JENISON — An Ottawa County company that specializes in designing and manufacturing wooden pallet and container handling equipment plans to expand its facility.

Thursday, 11 March 2021 15:00

State awards $1.8 million to preserve more than 700 acres of farmland

State officials have awarded $1.8 million in grants that will eventually lead to the preservation of 730 acres of farmland.

Tuesday, 09 March 2021 15:15

Conveyor Concepts of Michigan plans expansion to Coopersville facility

A Coopersville-based manufacturer of structural steel and material handling equipment plans to expand its headquarters.

Wednesday, 24 February 2021 10:23

GreenStone Farm Credit Services announces grants for young, beginner and small farmers

For the fourth year, one of Michigan’s largest agriculture lenders is committing grant dollars to fund educational opportunities for the industry’s next generation.

Thursday, 18 February 2021 15:43

Trendway expands Canada sales presence with two new partnerships

HOLLAND — Furniture maker Trendway Corp. has announced two new partnerships as it continues to bolster its sales operations in Canada.

Wednesday, 17 February 2021 13:56

State awards nearly 6,000 businesses with COVID-19 relief grants

State officials announced today that nearly 6,000 Michigan businesses have received grant funding totaling $52.5 million under a COVID-19 relief program signed into law late last year.

Tuesday, 16 February 2021 13:51

Spectrum Health CEO named among top women leaders in health care

GRAND RAPIDS — Spectrum Health President and CEO Tina Freese Decker was named one of the top 25 women in health care this year by an industry publication.

Monday, 15 February 2021 15:55

MiBiz, WOOD-TV8 launch news partnership

GRAND RAPIDS — MiBiz Inc. and WOOD-TV8 launched a new media partnership that includes sharing breaking news between the two outlets and a weekly roundup of business news during the station’s Monday morning “Daybreak” program.

Monday, 15 February 2021 10:21

Winners of the 2021 MiBiz Deals & Dealmakers Awards

The MiBiz M&A Deals & Dealmakers Awards are back for their 8th installment to highlight best practices and excellence in what can only be described as one of the most atypical deal environments of all time.

Monday, 18 January 2021 12:22

MiBiz Growth Report: January 18, 2021

Here is the MiBiz growth report for January 18, 2021.

Thursday, 11 February 2021 14:23

Industrial systems integrator sold to Kalamazoo company

PLAINWELL — Ownership of systems integrator Perceptive Controls Inc. has changed hands following the company’s recent sale.

Tuesday, 09 February 2021 10:03

Nick Hrnyak named CEO of Lacks Enterprises amid leadership changes

GRAND RAPIDS — Tier one automotive supplier Lacks Enterprises Inc. recently announced several changes to its front office.

Monday, 08 February 2021 15:24

GVSU unveils tuition-free program for low-income students in 6 counties to address equity gaps

ALLENDALE — Grand Valley State University has announced a new tuition-free program for low-income students in Kent, Ottawa, Muskegon, Grand Traverse, Calhoun and Wayne counties.

Monday, 08 February 2021 13:33

CityFlatsHotel in Holland joining Tapestry Collection by Hilton

HOLLAND — The CityFlatsHotel in Holland is joining the Tapestry Collection by Hilton, with the brand affiliation becoming official on March 15.

Friday, 05 February 2021 15:47

Harbor Steel & Supply plans $2.4 million expansion to its Holland Twp. facility

HOLLAND TWP. — Harbor Steel & Supply Corp. will be investing $2.4 million into expanding one of the four locations that it operates in West Michigan.

Thursday, 14 January 2021 14:50

Renegade Customs sells assets to Brooklyn’s Uhuru Design

GRAND RAPIDS — Brooklyn-based furniture designer Uhuru Design has reached an agreement with Grand Rapids-based Renegade Customs to purchase the custom furniture design firm’s assets.

Wednesday, 13 January 2021 11:11

Blackford Capital invests in Massachusetts-based water sports manufacturer

GRAND RAPIDS — Private equity firm Blackford Capital has invested in Aqua-Leisure Industries Inc.,  a maker of leisure products for water sports and recreation based in Avon, Mass.

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