5:23 pm
Mon May 19, 2014

Newell Rubbermaid Dedicates New Facility in Kalamazoo

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Research and Design Facility will be located in Western Michigan University's Business, Technology and Research Park
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Easy access to talent and the support of business, government and education convinced Newell Rubbermaid to chose Kalamazoo over London, Milan, Chicago, Atlanta and other locales, its top executive said Monday. And the consumer and commercial products maker is looking to exploit those relationships to grow the design work it is now doing here.
8:23 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

Kalamazoo-based CeeTox acquired by UK firm

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Company will eventually relocate from Business Technology and Research Park to Massachusetts
Contract research organization CeeTox Inc. of Kalamazoo was acquired by Apredica LLC, the U.S.-based subsidiary of the U.K. firm Cyprotex PLC, for 630,000 pounds – about $1 million – plus a consideration of 5 percent based on net sales in the next four years, according to a statement.
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2:39 pm
Wed March 27, 2013

Rubbermaid jobs heading to Kalamazoo

WMU's Business Technology Research Park
Credit WMUK

The company that makes Rubbermaid kitchen utensils and Sharpie marker pens is coming to Kalamazoo. Newell-Rubbermaid says its new design and test center at Western Michigan University’s Business Technology Research Park will employ 100 people.

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5:36 pm
Sun January 27, 2013

High tech company moves into WMU's Business Technology and Research Park

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Lynx owner says they have been trying to get into BTR Park for last three years.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The operating center for more than 1,500 miles of high-speed fiber optics stretching around the fringe areas of Michigan is now located in Kalamazoo. Lynx Network Group is the latest company to move into the Western Michigan University Business Technology and Research Park, marking the 39th tech-related business to set up shop there.