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Meijer workers ratify new union contract
Union workers at Meijer Inc. superstores should soon be seeing more money in their paychecks. The regional retailer’s union employees voted last week to ratify a new collective bargaining agreement that contains wage increases, benefit improvements and flexible contract language, according to a statement.
Former West Michigan HR exec named to post at Pitt
An executive with long ties to the West Michigan business community has a new appointment to the leadership team at a Pennsylvania university.
Documents show full scope of proposed project for Grand Rapids’ West Side
Documents released this morning by the city’s Planning Commission outline further details of a proposed redevelopment project along the burgeoning Bridge Street corridor.
Rockford Construction, ICCF announce plans for affordable housing in Grand Rapids’ West Side neighborhood
Rockford Construction Company Inc. today formally announced plans for a redevelopment project that aims to bring 70 units of affordable housing to the northwest area of Grand Rapids.
REPORTER’S NOTEBOOK: Knowns and unknowns in proposed Grand Rapids neighborhood Meijer
Downtown-ish Grand Rapids could finally get a “real” grocery store sometime in the future, if plans from Meijer Inc. and Rockford Construction Co. Inc. come to fruition.
Michigan House advances ‘Dark Store’ legislation
Legislation aimed at closing a controversial tax loophole today cleared a major hurdle.
Meijer opens stores in Wisconsin, southern Michigan
Retailer Meijer Inc. has opened two new 192,000-square foot superstores.
ROTATION NATION: Pressured from above and below, larger craft brewers seek out their place in the market
Pioneers of the craft brewing industry face a steep challenge from the growing market they helped establish.
Bronson plans second retail medical clinic for better patient access
Bronson Healthcare Group’s second FastCare clinic in Southwest Michigan will add to the growing lineup of retail medical centers that offer convenient access to patients seeking treatment for minor conditions.
Legislators introduce bill to reform ‘dark store’ property tax loophole
With a decades-long background as a real estate appraiser, State Rep. David Maturen believes he’s the right legislator to curb a controversial practice for property tax appeals that drains municipal coffers.
Boxed Water expands distribution to Meijer stores
Holland-based packaged water distributor Boxed Water Is Better LLC will soon be found on the shelves of Meijer Inc. stores across the Midwest.
Kalamazoo healthy snack food startup raises $500K for expansion, R&D
KALAMAZOO — Ernie Pang’s goal to produce healthier snack foods didn’t quite pan out at first.
Meijer moving into Minnesota market
Walker-based Meijer Inc. appears to be continuing its northwest expansion.
REPORTER’S NOTEBOOK: Downtown grocery stores beginning to materialize
With nearly 2,000 new apartment units in the development pipeline for downtown Grand Rapids, many in the community have started to wonder when a full-service grocery store will open in the city core.