Continental makes major investment in plant

BENZONIA - A $1 million renovation that includes a 17,000-foot addition is nearing completion at Continental Industries, formerly Mitchell Manufacturing in Benzonia. It will mean increased manufacturing, research/development, office space and greater diversity in the company."We want perspective customers to have a preamble of what...

Stewardship plans make cents

An effective environmental stewardship plan makes good business sense and a proactive response regarding the proper handling, recycling, and disposal of waste materials is prudent. A stewardship plan may include an effective air cleaning system, recycling plan, hazardous materials audit program, and a budget for...

DCL gets help for ‘extreme amount of business’

CHARLEVOIX- With all the millionaire shows on the air today, $990,000 might seem like a drop in the hat. But for DCL, Inc. in Charlevoix it's key to a 24,000 square-foot expansion.An Industrial Development Revenue Bond from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) will help...

ENVIRONMENT: Tom Johnson a true planning pro

Just hearing all that Tom Johnson does is enough to tire a person out. From working with local governmental authorities to providing business counseling to area entrepreneurs, he's constantly on the go. Johnson doesn't mind the hours--he loves his work. And he's good at it....

Web sites of area businesses

Fultz Manufacturing Inc, Traverse Citywww.FultzMfg.comGreat Lakes Plastic Surgery Center, TCwww.greatlakesplasticsurgerycenter.comLake Ann Baptist Campwww.lakeanncamp.comMichigan Works! Associationwww.michiganworks.orgPlanning For Retirement, Bellairewww.planningforretirement.comThe Gardner Group/J.M. Moore & Assoc.www.jmmoore.comTraverse City Area Chamber of Commercewww.tcchamber.orgTraverse Homes, Traverse Citywww.traversebiz.com/travhomeYour Online Business.com, Bellairewww.youronlinebusiness.comWant to be included in next month's listing? Send your site and...

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ACCOLADES? At the Northern Michigan Advertising Club MAX Awards, Idea Stream Design of Traverse City received one of two "Best of Show" for the stationery package design for Archkinetiks Architectural Firm. The package also won a "MAX Award" for logo design. Idea Stream earned an...