Orangetheory Fitness, a gym that offers interval training classes, will open a studio in Ann Arbor next week, with more gym openings planned for Rochester Hills, Grand Rapids, and Grandville. The fitness franchise plans to open 600 studios nationally by 2017.
The owner and chef of Café Muse in Royal Oak has plans to open Geiger Eat Shop, a restaurant and bar with an open-kitchen that features locally-sourced ingredients, in Detroit's West Village neighborhood.
Detroit-based artist Robert Sestok will hold a grand opening celebration next week for his newest creation — City Sculpture Park, a garden filled with abstract sculptures in Detroit’s Midtown district.
Inspired by his oversized labra doodle named Jackson and love for ice cream, Josh Charlip's latest business venture — an artisanal ice cream sandwich company named Eskimo Jack's — is expanding this summer. Founded in February 2011, Eskimo Jack's is sold in 13 area Busch's Fresh Food Markets and Charlip's family-owned Bagel Factory Cafe eateries in Birmingham and Troy. He also operates a food truck and two food carts. DBusiness Daily News spoke with Charlip on the local food truck scene, menu inspiration, and his expansion plans.
Detroit-based Quicken Loans held a grand opening event for its 66,000-square-foot technology center in Detroit's Corktown neighborhood on June 30. The center, at 1401 Rosa Parks Blvd., has two 10,000-square-foot server rooms, along with training, office, and support space.