A rendering of the completed Northland Mall redevelopment project, one of many to receive funding from the Michigan Strategic Fund. // Courtesy of Contour Companies

Michigan Strategic Fund Approves $700M in Total Capital Investments

The Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced the Michigan Strategic Fund approved a wide range of projects on Tuesday — including a new global battery...
Michigan's largest hydroponic garden center chain based in Shelby Township, HGS Hydro, was acquired by Denver-based GrowGeneration. // Courtesy of HGS Hydro

Denver-based Specialty Hydroponics Firm Acquires HGS Hydro in Shelby Township

Denver-based GrowGeneration, a leader in specialty hydroponic and organic garden centers, today announced the acquisition of HGS Hydro, one of the nation’s leading hydroponic...
The electric Amazon delivery truck will be tested in 16 cities, including Detroit. // Courtesy of Amazon

Amazon Rolls Out Electric Delivery Trucks Across Metro Detroit

One sign that a package is about to arrive at a home or an office is the roar of a delivery truck as it...
Herbalife Nutrition has selected Detroit and Ford Field to host its 2022 North America Extravaganza. // Courtesy of Herbalife

Live Conferences Return, Herbalife Nutrition Selects Detroit for 2022 Extravaganza

Herbalife Nutrition has selected Detroit to host its North America Extravaganza on July 15-17, 2022, according to the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau...
Gale, a Cengage company, has partnered with the American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies to give members access to the Eighteenth Century Collections Online. // Stock Photo

Gale in Farmington Hills Provides Access to Digital 18th Century Library Via Partnership

Gale, an educational publishing company in Farmington Hills owned by Cengage, has partnered with the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS) in Fishkill, N.Y.,...
Rebel Nell is collaborating with mural artist Ouizi on a new line of jewelry. // Courtesy of Rebel Nell

DBusiness Daily Update: Rebel Nell Unveils First Artist Series Jewelry Collection, Kalamazoo’s Kalsec Opens...

Our roundup of the latest news from metro Detroit and Michigan businesses as well as announcements from government agencies, including updates about the COVID-19...









typeface William Burt introduced the “typographer,” a forerunner of the typewriter, in 1829. // Courtesy of Alamy

Ore Fathers

As deputy surveyor for the Northwest Territory, which in 1833 included all the lands north of the Ohio River and east of the Mississippi...
automotive arcade The new visitor center at the Ford House, set to open by June, will offer a restaurant, event and exhibit space, and a gift shop.

Forward Design

Beginning in late May, guests of the Ford House, Edsel & Eleanor, in Grosse Pointe Shores, will be greeted by a new visitor center...
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2021 Powered by Women

The 2021 class of powered by women, selected from reader nominations, navigated the worst pandemic in more than 100 years, economic uncertainty, and employee anxiety....