Displaying items tagged: Clemens Food Group
Growing Up: Food processors play ‘significant role’ in West Michigan economy
West Michigan’s growing food processing industry continues to develop, spurred on by the region’s strong agricultural supply chain, access to water and sufficient infrastructure capacity.
Norton Shores conveyor manufacturer to double capacity in move to new facility
NORTON SHORES — One growing Lakeshore area manufacturer didn’t have to look far when it came time to find a new place to consolidate its operations.
Pork prices dip as tensions rise with NAFTA
Concerns over the fate of NAFTA come at a time of pricing pressures for Michigan’s hog farmers.
Ending NAFTA would hurt West Michigan farmers, experts say
GRAND RAPIDS — The potential reversal of the 23-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) could jeopardize West Michigan farmers and food processors.
More livestock production drives expansion for West Michigan feed mill
WHITE CLOUD — A statewide rush to increase livestock production has proved to be a boon for one West Michigan producer of animal feed.
While commodity prices hamper farmers, food processors expand in Michigan
As farmers across the state struggle to turn a profit in an era of depressed commodity prices, one aspect of agribusiness — food processing — continues to grow in West Michigan.
Evoqua bets on sustainability, aging municipal infrastructure to drive business
HOLLAND — Executives at Evoqua Water Technologies LLC expect a combination of aging municipal infrastructure and an increased focus on sustainable business practices to drive interest in its water treatment technologies.
Municipal wastewater infrastructure becomes key business attraction tool
COLDWATER — When Clemens Food Group began searching for a site to house its new 550,000-square-foot pork processing facility, access to wastewater capacity emerged as its top requirement.