Every business owner eventually comes to the point when it’s time to step aside and allow new leadership to take over. Leaders of family-owned businesses are no exception.

Published in Small Business

HOLLAND — When Randy Boileau started his Holland-based communications company 14 years ago, he never intended to hand it off to the next generation in his family.

Published in Small Business

The company behind a popular West Michigan snack brand must pay up after it failed to chip away at its debts to a key supplier.

Published in Breaking News

The malware attack against a Grand Rapids-based medical supplier serves as a reminder of the constant cyber threats businesses of all sizes face.

Published in Breaking News

MUSKEGON — After a career spent in a variety of management and sales roles in the packaging industry, Rich Wilson decided it was time to strike out on his own. 

Published in Manufacturing

While it’s common for entrepreneurs to turn to family members for business partners, it’s a practice that can come with its fair share of baggage.

Published in Breaking News

GRAND RAPIDS — A successful appeal by Spectrum Health to win tax-exempt status for a medical office building in Grand Rapids Charter Township could spur similar cases across West Michigan.

Published in Health Care

If you want to sell your business this year, you still have a pretty good chance of cutting a favorable deal as the seller’s market continues.

Published in Finance