DEVELOPMENT NEWS

Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital Opens New Catheterization Lab and Improved Congestive Heart Failure Clinic

Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital is investing in the Rochester community with the announcement of two new additions -- a new state-of-the-art catheterization lab and improved Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) Clinic. This announcement comes after the recent opening of the Stroke and Neuroendovascular Center, which provides innovative, minimally invasive procedures...

New Mexican Restaurant to Celebrate Grand opening in Downtown Farmington

Excerpt: It’s not the easiest time to open a restaurant. With current capacity restrictions at 25 percent due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s even more difficult.That’s not stopping David and Jamil Azar. The brothers and restauranteurs have been slowly rolling out the opening of Masa Mexican Street Food, a new...

Sanders Chocolates and Kar’s Nuts Select New Corporate Name, Add Innovation Center

Second Nature Brands is the new name of the company that encompasses Kar’s Nuts, Sanders Chocolates, and Second Nature Snacks. // Photo courtesy of Second Nature Brands Second Nature Brands in Madison Heights is the new platform for Kar’s Nuts, Second Nature Snacks, and Sanders Chocolates. The brands had previously...

Jon Smith Subs Makes Michigan Debut

Excerpt: Craving larger-than-life subs jam packed with flavor that just melt in your mouth? Jon Smith Subs has opened its first restaurant in Michigan.The sub shop is located at 8178 Cooley Lake Road in the new Four Corners Square development, featuring a large selection of indulgent grilled and deli...

Hotel, Restaurant to Open Soon in Birmingham

Excerpt: A new hotel and restaurant will open next month in Birmingham.The luxury Daxton Hotel and its flagship restaurant, Madam, will open at 298 S. Old Woodward.The 151-room Daxton is the first hotel by local entrepreneur Mark Mitchell in partnership with Aparium Hotel Group.Read more.

Magna Breaks Ground for $70M EV Battery Enclosure Plant in St. Clair

Magna International has broken ground on a $70-million manufacturing facility for 2022 GMC Hummer EV components. // Photo courtesy of GMC Canadian mobility technology company Magna International, which has three technical facilities in Troy, has broken ground for a $70-million manufacturing facility in St. Clair (south of Port Huron) that...

Lineage Logistics Completes 12 International Acquisitions

Novi’s Lineage Logistics has acquired 12 companies in Europe. Pictured is Pago Sp. z o.o. in Poland. // Photo courtesy of Lineage Logistics Novi-based Lineage Logistics, the world’s largest temperature-controlled industrial real estate investment trust and logistics solutions provider, announced the completion of 12 transactions across Europe to build on...

Troy’s Centroid Partners with California’s RackWare to Offer Cloud Services

Centroid and RackWare, cloud services companies, have partnered to help HID Global modernize its technology. // Image courtesy of RackWare Troy’s Centroid, a cloud services company for medium- to large-scale businesses, has partnered with California’s RackWare, a provider of intelligent, automated cloud management platforms.The companies work with firms to help...

Piston Group’s Irvin Products Acquires Chicago Bedding Manufacturer

Pontiac-based automotive interior trim supplier Irvin Products has acquired Chicago mattress cover supplier A. Lava & Son. // Photo courtesy of Irvin Products Irvin Products, a Pontiac-based automotive interior trim subsidiary of the Piston Group, has acquired A. Lava & Son of Chicago, a leading mattress cover supplier.The acquisition expands...

Darrel’s Steak and Seafood Opens in Lake Orion

Excerpt: It’s been several rough months for businesses in the community, but while many struggle to keep their doors open, some find themselves opening new ones. Owners of Darrel’s Steak and Seafood, Darrel and Kathy Sanrope, opened their doors in early December in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic after...

New South Lyon Pet Salon Aims to Keep Dogs, Cats Looking Their Best

Excerpt: A shopping trip to downtown South Lyon led Amanda Carisse to open the city's newest pet grooming business. Carisse, a Livonia Churchill alumna and Plymouth resident, was visiting the city several months ago and saw a vacancy in the King Plaza open. After considering her options, she decided it was...

Novi’s Utilimaster Receives Orders for 3,000+ Velocity Delivery Vehicles

Production is scheduled to ramp up in February for more than 3,000 Utilimaster Velocity-F2 delivery vehicles ordered by multiple parcel delivery customers. Photo courtesy of The Shyft Group The Utilimaster brand of The Shyft Group in Novi reports it has received orders for more than 3,000 units of its new...