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Friar finds deals aplenty in niche segment of M&A sector
By focusing on the smaller end of the M&A market, Max Friar has sought to expand the deal flow for his Grand Rapids-based advisory firm.
West Michigan’s ‘sleeping giant’: Region’s aerospace supply chain braces for growth amid strong global demand
With the automotive industry headed for a period of plateauing sales and a potential slowdown, manufacturers could find opportunities to diversify by supplying Michigan’s aerospace sector.
Buyers outnumber sellers as more PE firms, individual investors enter the market
When Alan Hartline purchased Kingma’s Market four years ago, he pivoted away from a corporate world in which he was at the “mercy of quarterly earnings and Wall Street.”
Vehicle interiors become hub for innovation and technology
DETROIT — The push to offer autonomous driving, innovate new mobility options and differentiate models with new technology has upended many parts of the automotive industry.
Compounding just in time: Manufacturers focus on logistics as global supply chains grow, product complexity increases
Manufacturers are finding they increasingly have to focus on an aspect of their business that doesn’t involve making a product.
Adtegrity eyes growth with acquisition of Media Place Partners
Two advertising services companies have joined forces in a bid to create a “one-stop shopping” experience for their clients.
Manufacturers turn to M&A to fill void in capacity
After running as lean as possible in the years following the recession, West Michigan manufacturers are embracing acquisitions as a strategy to add capacity and meet customer demand. That was the case for Grand Rapids-based Mill Steel Co. when it acquired certain assets of S&S Steel Services Inc. of Anderson, Ind.