Michigan

Development News | May 18, 2020
MI: Furniture Stores to Reopen Under New Brand, to Hire 1,000   

Loves Furniture, a new brand, has purchased the inventory and assets of 27 Art Van Furniture, Levin Furniture and Wolf Furniture stores. More>>


Industry News | May 18, 2020
Ford to Begin Phased Restart of Production in North America   

Ford Motor Co. announced last week that it will begin reopening its North American manufacturing facilities with a phased restart on May 18. More>>


Development News | March 5, 2020
MI: GM to Add 1,200 Workers, New Shifts to Lansing Factories   

General Motors Co. says it will hire a total of 1,200 more workers at its factories in Lansing, Mich. More>>


Development News | December 23, 2019
MI: Ford Motor Co. to Invest $1.45 Billion in Michigan, Creating 3,000+ Jobs   

Ford Motor Company will expand at two of its key facilities and establish a new vehicle modification center in southeast Michigan. More>>


Development News | November 21, 2019
MI: U.K. Company Spacebit to Open U.S. Office in Lansing in January   

Spacebit, a UK company working on space data analytics tools and robotic concepts of space exploration, will open its US office in Lansing, Mich. More>>


Development News | September 26, 2019
MI: Acrisure to Establish World HQ in Grand Rapids, Create 400 Jobs   

Global insurance broker Acrisure will relocate and expand its headquarters to downtown Grand Rapids, creating at least 400 jobs. More>>


Development News | August 29, 2019
MI, FL: BJ's Wholesale Club Opening 2 New Stores, to Hire 140   

BJ’s Wholesale Club will open two new stores next year, in Chesterfield, Mich., and Pensacola, Fla., creating 140 new jobs. More>>



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Article | August 22, 2019
Manufacturing the Future in Michigan   

As industries adapt, advanced manufacturing is playing a critical role in developing the solutions of the future. The automotive industry laid the... More>>



Auto1
Article | August 22, 2019
Diversification—and Survival—in the Auto Industry   

Traditionally, in the auto industry, the concept of diversification has applied mainly to product mix, overreliance on profit-leading models, single... More>>


Development News | August 8, 2019
MI: GM Opens New Parts Processing Center, Employing 800   

General Motors Co. recently opened a new ACDelco and GM Genuine Parts processing center in Burton, Mich., employing more than 800 workers. More>>