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Spectrum Health rolls out a new mobile mammography unit next week that will offer breast cancer screenings at Meijer Inc. stores across West Michigan.

Zoetis Inc. plans to expand production capacity in Kalamazoo and increase employment over the next few years.

Huntington Bancshares Inc. will layoff 129 workers in Holland to improve operational efficiencies following its acquisition of FirstMerit Corp. in 2016.

FREMONT — After closing abruptly two years ago, a state-of-the-art biodigester facility in Newaygo County is getting a second life from one of the nation’s leading clean energy investors.

LANSING — A New York-based venture capital firm wants to propel Michigan’s nascent fashion industry to runways everywhere.

MiBiz Growth Report: May 15, 2017

Written by | Sunday, 14 May 2017 13:49 |

Here is the MiBiz Growth Report for May 15, 2017: 

• M&A: Muskegon-based KL Outdoor LLC will add a bevvy of new products to its business through a recent merger with GSC Technologies Corp., a Montreal-based manufacturer of kayaks and other plastic products. About three months ago, KL Outdoor — a manufacturer of kayaks, paddleboards and other watercraft — was purchased by New Water Capital LP, a private equity firm based in Boca Raton, Fla. The private equity firm plans to wrap GSC Technologies under the KL Outdoor brand, according to Dan Harris, vice president of sales at KL Outdoor. Harris expects the merger to expand KL Outdoor’s product offerings, as GSC manufactures a variety of products including outdoor furniture, totes and other related products.

As of May 1, the Grand Rapids-based Michigan Obstetrics & Gynecology P.C. is a part of Metro Health – University of Michigan Health.

Partnership drives tech sector training

Written by | Friday, 12 May 2017 10:33 |

A new partnership and grant dollars aim to help train future technology sector employees.

Even as headlines about the death of brick-and-mortar retail continue to pile up, niche retailers from outside the market continue to eye West Michigan for expansion.

Whirlpool Corp. has formally opened its headquarters in Milan, Italy.

As bars and restaurants continue to appear rapidly west of the Grand River, specialty coffee sellers are also getting in on the action.

Concerto Health, an Irvine, Calif.-based provider of specialized care for frail elderly patients who are dual eligible for Medicare and Medicaid, plans to open a clinic in Kalamazoo.

Big Lake Brewing LLC plans to launch out-of-state distribution later this year.

G.B. Russo & Son Ltd. expects to open a new downtown grocery store this summer.

The firm that operates West Michigan Regional Airport in Holland has been acquired by the owner of a company that runs Muskegon County Airport.

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