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Second Nature Snack — makers of Kar's Nuts and Sanders Chocolate — announced the opening of a new Innovation Center at its Clinton Township Sanders factory. // Courtesy of Second Nature Snacks

Second Nature Brands Opens Innovation Center at Sanders Factory in Clinton Township

Second Nature Brands, a leading snacks and treats company, announced the opening of its new Innovation Center at its Sanders Factory in Clinton Township which will house research and development for all the company’s...
Livonia-based advisory firm Escalent has acquired Grail Insights. // Stock Photo

Escalent in Livonia Acquires International Consultancy Grail Insights

Top human behavior and analytics advisory firm Escalent, based in Livonia, announced it has acquired Grail Insights from NewQuest Capital Partners, creating a seamless flow between primary, secondary, syndicated, and internal business data streams,...
A 2021 Jeep® Grand Cherokee L rolls off the line at Stellantis’ Detroit Assembly Complex - Mack plant. // Courtesy of Stellantis

Detroit Assembly Complex – Mack Ships 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L to Dealers Nationwide

The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L is being shipped to dealers across the country today, built by more than 4,900 UAW-represented employees across three shifts at Stellantis’ Detroit Assembly Complex — Mack.The new Grand...
Dr. Majjhoo and Dr. Rayes implant the Pipeline Flex Embolization Device with Shield Technology on June 1. // Courtesy of McLaren Macomb

McLaren Macomb First in Midwest to Treat and Repair Brain Aneurysms with New Technology

Interventional neurologists at McLaren Macomb in Mt. Clemens were the first in the Midwest to use the new Pipeline Flex Embolization Device with Shield Technology to treat and repair brain aneurysms.The minimally invasive device...
The median housing price jumped 23% to $277,225 since May of last year. Detroit saw a 58 percent increase in median price. // Stock Photo

Median Sales Price of Existing Homes in Metro Detroit Jumps 23% to $277,225 in...

RE/MAX of Southeastern Michigan in Troy has released its May 2021 Housing Report, which reflects and expands on the RE/MAX May 2021 National Housing report that showed metro Detroit at or near the top...
Courtesy of Jack's Place for Autism

Jack’s Place for Autism Foundation

Founded in 2002 by former Detroit Tigers catcher and current radio voice Jim Price and his wife, Lisa, Jack’s Place for Autism Foundation serves as the support, education, and referral services point for families...
Detroit Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Report

Report: Detroit, Wayne County Entrepreneurs Show Strong Growth Over Seven-year Period

EntryPoint, a nonprofit research institution in Ann Arbor, today released its 2021 Detroit Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Report, which details insights among startup companies across the region.According to the report, more than 23 percent of the...
A BrightDrop EP1 electric pallet system, which will be part of the Seattle Neighborhood Delivery Hub Pilot. // Courtesy of BrightHub

GM’s BrightDrop Partners with Seattle Companies for Zero-emission Last-mile Delivery Pilot

BrightDrop, a new business from Detroit’s General Motors Co., has partnered with the University of Washington Urban Freight Lab, the Seattle Department of Transportation, REEF, Coaster Cycles, and AxleHire to launch a zero-emission last-mile...