Classic Transportation & Warehousing plans $8.4M expansion

An employee-owned warehousing and transportation firm is spending over $8.4 million to build a new facility near Wayland in a move expected to create six to 12 jobs.

Tramec Sloan acquires Penz Products

A Holland manufacturer and distributor of products for heavy-duty commercial vehicles and industrial applications acquired a similar company based in Indiana.

Supply Chain Solutions restructures executive team

Supply Chain Solutions completed a restructuring of its team to aid its evolution from a third-party logistics provider to a full-service supply chain solutions company with a global customer base.

Mover study reveals majority leaving Michigan

A national moving company ranked Michigan the sixth most moved-from state in 2021.

SpartanNash donates $200,000 in supplies for tornado relief

In response to the tornadoes in Kentucky earlier this month, SpartanNash mobilized three of its distribution centers and one retail store to donate five truckloads of critical supplies to affected communities.

FWF donates school supplies to Kentucky students

Fifth Wheel Freight (FWF) partnered with an elementary school in Lansing to provide support and encouragement to students who suffered the effects of tornadoes in Mayfield, Kentucky.

Auxo Investment Partners acquires Ferrovia Services

A local private equity firm is adding to its railroad maintenance platform with another acquisition.

FWF creates and fills CMO position

A third-party logistics and transportation provider named its first chief marketing officer.

GVMC begins transportation improvement development

The Grand Valley Metropolitan Council has begun the process of developing its FY2023-2026 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for Kent and eastern Ottawa counties.

Supply Chain Solutions appoints new president

The COO of Supply Chain Solutions is now its president.

Volta Power Systems releases new flagship product

A battery maker in Holland is releasing a new flagship power system called FLEX.

Freep ranks Fifth Wheel Freight among top workplaces

Fifth Wheel Freight landed on a list of “innovative, culture-focused” workplaces.

Pantone expands digital color platform

A color tools provider is expanding its digital color platform to integrate live collaboration options and flexibility for the new hybrid workplace.

Logistics company appoints new COO

Fifth Wheel Freight (FWF) appointed its former vice president to the position of chief operating officer. 

Natural gas provider offers clean fuel service to school districts

A Grand-Rapids based natural gas provider is offering an alternative fuel to improve air quality for school districts and their communities.

Auxo Investment Partners invests in Genesis Rail Services

A railroad maintenance company is now part of a local private equity firm’s portfolio.

FWF recognized as top business for women in transportation

Fifth Wheel Freight (FWF) was recognized as a great transportation company for women.

Grand Rapids promises equitable mobility with 35 more bus stops

The city of Grand Rapids is adding 35 bus stop shelters on The Rapid line with expected completion in October 2022.

Ford decision disheartens economic developers

When Ford announced its decision last month to invest $11 billion to expand in Tennessee and Kentucky over its home state, economic developers across the state felt the “sting.”