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Andy Appleby-General Sports

Posted August 16, 2016

Categories: Business, Communities, Economy, Leader Profiles

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Farming New Economics

Posted June 2, 2016

Food plays a bigger and bigger role in our lives.  It’s delicious at your table and it’s a delicious part of a growing sector in our economy. Melissa Anders talked about the established and growing food businesses in her last article with Advancing Macomb.  This week we are taking a peek at Agritourism in Macomb County.

Categories: Business, Economy

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Food Businesses Growing in Macomb

Posted May 16, 2016

You can practically taste the excitement brewing in Macomb County as innovators and entrepreneurs launch and expand food and ag-related businesses.

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A Closer Look at Manufacturing in Macomb County: PTI Engineered Plastics, Inc.

Posted March 14, 2016

PTI Engineered Plastics, located in Macomb, Michigan, is a custom injection molder and manufacturer of plastic components and assemblies that services the medical, automotive, defense/aerospace, consumer products and electronics industries.

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Macomb’s Manufacturing Industry

Posted March 10, 2016

The floors of Macomb County’s manufacturing plants are abuzz with the latest technologies, churning out everything from tiny medical devices to massive aerospace components that save lives while pushing the limits of science.

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Innovation Grants at Macomb Community College

Posted August 20, 2015

In July, five early-stage businesses from Macomb, Oakland and Washtenaw counties received $275,000 in funding in the inaugural round of awards from the Innovation Fund Macomb Community College, Powered by JPMorgan Chase. Receiving $25,000 grants were AQUASIGHT, Rochester Hills, for a real-time intelligence solution for water pumping systems to identify performance issues; GAP Quality Systems, Southfield, for an automated process for inspecting chrome-plated and high-gloss painted parts; and KTISIS, Sterling Heights, for a composite container system to enable fleet vehicles to use either compressed natural gas or liquefied gas. Receiving $100,000 awards were Ann Arbor companies MyFab5, for an online marketing platform that streamlines social media marketing for restaurants, and TurtleCell, a maker of a thin-profile smartphone case with retractable headphones.

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