Bell’s Brewery looks back after 1 year under new ownership

A little more than a year ago, Bell’s Brewery jumped into a new era.

Founders Brewing Co. merges into Spain-based parent company

Founders Brewing Co. has been absorbed into a group that includes the Spanish brewer that purchased a majority stake in the Grand Rapids-based company in 2019.

Pushed out of Monroe North, Eastern Kille heads for Rockford

A Grand Rapids distillery has big plans for the suburbs.

Bell’s Brewery expands Two Hearted brand

One of the Midwest’s most beloved beers is getting another sibling.

Nonalcoholic beverage retailer rides wave of popularity

With the “sober-curious” movement growing across the globe, a Grand Rapids retailer serving a growing consumer segment is moving into a larger space.

Cidermaker’s plan for local orchard bears fruit

A few years ago, Dietrich Orchards owner Dan Dietrich ventured to New Hampshire to find some budwood for special types of apples.

Mexican craft beer scene to be showcased at DeVos Place

Beer from one of Grand Rapids’ sister cities will be highlighted at the Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival this weekend.

Broad Leaf to join Bridge Street lineup

A Grand Rapids spinoff brewery is opening its second location soon.

Inside Track: He won’t stop … maybe ever

There are few Grand Rapidians who seemingly have their hands in as many endeavors as Jonathan Jelks.

Long Road to release next batch of award-winning gin

A West Michigan distillery’s season of releases continues with its seventh batch of an all-Michigan ingredient spirit.

Long Road rolls out series of single-barrel whiskies

A Grand Rapids distillery is celebrating the holiday season with a series of single-barrel whiskies.

New Holland expanding to Battle Creek

A West Michigan brewery is ready to open a new taproom.

Distillery enters sponsorship agreement with Orlando Magic

Coppercraft Distillery is expanding its professional sports partnerships.

Atwater spends $1M on facility upgrades, fermentation scientist to brew more complex beers

Atwater Brewery this year marked 25 years in business, and the company is working to ensure the next 25 are even stronger for Detroit's largest brewery.

Koeze, Schuil Coffee join forces

Two longtime Grand Rapids companies are coming together in a symbiotic relationship.
Harmony Hall

Sip Shine to open tasting room, restaurant at Harmony Hall site

A Grand Rapids-based moonshine brand soon will occupy the Harmony Hall building following last week’s news of the beer castle’s upcoming closure.
Harmony Hall

Harmony Brewing Company to close Harmony Hall

Harmony Brewing Company on Wednesday, Sept. 7, said it will close Harmony Hall, 401 Stocking Ave. NW on Grand Rapids’ West Side, after seven years of operation.

Founders collaborates with skin care brand for new stout

A local brewery will introduce a new sweet stout in partnership with a skin care company.

Michigan flavors enhance Founders KBS

A popular beer variant Founders Brewing Co. released last fall is back, paying tribute to two signature Michigan flavors — fudge and maple syrup.

St. Louis craft brews break into Michigan

Schlafly Beer, an independent craft brewery based in St. Louis, widened its distribution footprint.