Michigan economic development corporation

While Gov. Rick Snyder famously campaigned against the government picking winners and losers, the state's economic development agency during his first term made a clear bet on one segment of the Michigan economy: manufacturing. Despite the Snyder administration's evolving economic development strategy, its focus on providing incentives to manufacturing companies looking to grow or expand in the state has remained constant.

Allegan and Holland also received grants from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation offered eight $10,000 grants to state mobile food owners who want to launch or expand their business.

Dispute is over whether projects produced promised number of jobs and met other requirements

Post will centralize manufacturing operations in Battle Creek and relocate key leadership to Michigan