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Michigan Distilleries Permitted to Make Hand Sanitizer for COVID-19 Outbreak

Michigan officials announced Thursday that licensed distilleries in the state are now permitted to produce ethanol-based hand sanitizers in order to help meet demand as the state works to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. The...
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The Somerset Collection in Troy Closes Due to COVID-19, Other Area Malls Adjust Hours

The Somerset Collection in Troy has temporarily closed as of Wednesday at 7 p.m. and will stay closed at least through March 27. Its full-service restaurants will remain open for carry-out curbside service. The majority...

Michigan’s COVID-19 Death Toll Climbs to 3, Southfield’s Beaumont Launches Online Self-screen Tool

Southfield-based Beaumont Health announced its first death of a patient with COVID-19. The patient, a man in his 50s with underlying medical conditions, passed away at a Beaumont Hospital in Wayne County. The announcement comes...
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Ann Arbor’s LLamasoft Announces Offerings to Accelerate Supply Chain Recovery from COVID-19

LLamasoft in Ann Arbor, which offers supply chain analytics software, has announced a solution offering available through its LLamasoft COVID-19 Response Center to help customers affected by virus-related delays restore their operations. The center is...
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Farmington Hills’ Mango Languages Offers Free Programs to Educators During COVID-19 Outbreak

Farmington Hills-based Mango Languages, a digital-first language education solution, is offering its classroom solutions to eligible educators for free through the end of the school year due to the COVID-19 outbreak. “As an EdTech company,...
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Big Three Automakers to Stop Production to Protect Against COVID-19

General Motors Co. in Detroit and Ford Motor Co. in Dearborn are stopping production at their North American plants until at least the end of March, and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in Auburn Hills will...
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General Motors Co. Announces Executive Leadership Changes

Detroit’s General Motors Co. announced today Matt Tsien, Craig Buchholz, and Julian Blissett will have new executive positions with the company, effective April 1. Tsien, executive vice president and president of GM China, has been...
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Southfield’s Beaumont Opens COVID-19 Test Lab, Continues Curbside Testing, Hotline

Southfield-based Beaumont Health has started processing a limited number of COVID-19 tests in its own laboratory. On-site processing allows doctors to have results in hours instead of days. “We’re proud to have developed a mechanism...
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Farmington Hills’ NRM Streamcast to Offer Content Related to COVID-19

NRM Streamcast in Farmington Hills and its local affiliate Streamcast Detroit today announced their digital streaming channel Hey19 will feature content dedicated to informing, educating, and entertaining metro Detroit residents during the COVID-19 outbreak. Beginning...
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Ford Motor Co. Offers Financial Assistance, Nonprofit Support During Coronavirus Outbreak

Ford Motor Co. in Dearborn has announced Ford Credit customers in the U.S. affected by COVID-19 who purchased or are leasing vehicles can contact Ford Credit to discuss options if they are having payment...