50 Years Of “Car Talk” In Traverse City

For one week every summer for the past 50 years, Traverse City becomes a mini Motor City. Since its creation in 1965, the Center for Automotive Research's (CAR) Management Briefing Seminars have been held exclusively in Traverse City  – some 250 miles north of the automotive...

Pick, Pack and Ship

For entrepreneurs, coming up with a great product is a great start – but it's only the start. Then there's marketing and sales to drive demand and ultimately – but most importantly – packaging and shipping of goods to customers. Timothy Young, owner of specialty food...

Brands, Banners and The 4,000-Pound Box

Traverse City-based Britten, Inc. ships more packages around the world than you. It's an easy assumption, given that the banner and sign maker shipped 46,000 packages last year and ranks third among all FedEx customers from northern Grand Rapids to Sault Saint Marie. And though its...