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Ann Arbor’s Kraig Biocraft Laboratories Expands in Asia, Opens Vietnam Office

Ann Arbor-based Kraig Biocraft Laboratories Inc., a company that develops spider silk-based fibers, is opening an office in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The new facility is the company’s first overseas office.

2016 Concours d’Elegance to Feature Historical Tours and Updated Vehicle Display

The 38th annual Concours d’Elegance, to be held July 29-31 at The Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth Township, will feature a variety of events including tours of automotive history sites, an automobile auction, an updated display of antique and classic vehicles, and more.

Traverse City’s Mari Vineyards Opens its First Winery

Traverse City-based Mari Vineyards has opened its first winery, a seven-story, 25,000-square-foot facility located on its Old Mission Peninsula vineyard.

MSU Program Named Michigan’s First Innovation Hub, Receives $2.3M in Funding

Michigan State University’s Translational Research and Commercialization program, which works to accelerate commercial development of biology-based projects, has been designated as the first innovation hub in the state.

Natural Beauty Company Expands, Moves to Detroit’s Corktown District

Naturalicious, a Canton Township-based natural hair and skin care company, has moved its operations to a new manufacturing space in Detroit’s Corktown neighborhood.

DTE Energy Unveils Plans, Breaks Ground for New Public Park

DTE Energy broke ground and shared its plans today for a 1.5-acre public park on the western edge of downtown Detroit. The triangular space, bounded by Grand River Avenue, Plaza Drive, and First Street, is located behind DTE Energy’s corporate headquarters.

Ford to Release Limited Edition GT to Celebrate Le Mans 50th Anniversary

Dearborn-based Ford Motor Co. will release a limited edition 2017 Ford GT in a Heritage theme to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the GT40 Mark II victory by Bruce McLaren and Chris Amon at Le Mans in 1966.

Maru Sushi & Grill to Open Detroit Location in Former Federal Reserve Building

​Maru Sushi & Grill, a Michigan-based restaurant chain that serves a variety of sushi and Japanese fusion dishes, will open this fall on the ground level of the former Federal Reserve Building in downtown Detroit.

ManagedWay Moves Headquarters and Opens Large Data Center in Troy

ManagedWay, a provider of cloud services and managed hosting, has moved its headquarters from Southfield to a new, multimillion dollar, 45,000-square-foot data center in Troy.

Detroit-based LIFT Partners to Offer Aerospace Manufacturing Programs, Resources

Detroit-based Lightweight Innovations for Tomorrow (LIFT) is collaborating with the Sterling Heights-based Michigan Aerospace Manufacturers Association to offer programs and educational resources for the state’s aerospace manufacturing industry.