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Purchasing Managers Index

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

West Michigan Economy Accelerates, Purchasing Managers Index Show

The West Michigan industrial economy experienced slow but accelerated growth, according to the results of a monthly survey compiled by Brian G. Long, director of Supply Management Research in the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2014

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

West Michigan Economic Index Perks Up — Except For Hiring

The West Michigan industrial economy experienced continued growth in the latest survey of corporate purchasing managers conducted by Brian G. Long, director of supply management research at Grand Valley State Univeresity’s Seidman College of Business.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2014

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

West Michigan Economic Growth On Upswing

The West Michigan industrial economy posted another month of growth in late October, acording to a monthly survey compiled by Brian G. Long, director of Supply Management Research in the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2013

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

West Michigan Economy Turns Slightly Negative

The West Michigan industrial economy has turned slightly negative, according to the results of a monthly survey compiled by Brian G. Long, director of supply management research in the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2013

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Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index Shows Sharp Growth In Economy

The Southeast Michigan economy experienced accelerated growth in May, according to the Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index. The May index value of 61.2 was a sharp rise from the April index of 55.3.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2013

Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index Shows Sharp Rise In Orders, Down Slightly Overall

The Southeast Michigan economy continues to strengthen at a modest pace, according to the April Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2013

Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index Falls Slightly; GR Index Up

The Southeast Michigan economy continued modest growth during February, according to the Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2013

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

West Michigan Economy: Return To Modest Growth

The West Michigan industrial economy has returned to experiencing modest growth, according to the results of a monthly survey compiled by Brian G. Long, director of Supply Management Research in the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2012

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

West Michigan Industrial Economy Flat Again

The West Michigan industrial economy is flat for the second month, according to the results of a monthly survey compiled by Brian G. Long, director of Supply Management Research in the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2012

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

GR PMI Finds Economic Slowdown

For the first time since April 2009, the West Michigan industrial economy has slid into the minus column, according to the results of a monthly survey compiled by Brian G. Long, director of Supply Management Research in the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2012

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