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Best Places To Buy Valentine’s Day Gifts For Him In Metro Detroit

Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it. Check this list for the best places to buy Valentine’s Day gifts for men in the Metro Detroit area.


Lincoln Shinola collaboration at NAIAS. (credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

Shinola Joins NAIAS Festivities With Entertainment, Food Trucks, Clay Models

Shinola in Midtown is providing live entertainment and food trucks for the public to coincide with the downtown auto event.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2015

Jolly Pumpkin is expanding into Midtown Detroit in early 2015. (Source: Jolly Pumpkin)

Jolly Pumpkin Expanding Into Midtown Detroit

Jolly Pumpkin has announced it is expanding in Detroit in early 2015 with a new Midtown location.

CBS Detroit–09/24/2014

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Best Places In Detroit To Shop For Wedding Gifts

Detroit has a ton of great shops that have just the thing to make finding the perfect wedding gift a breeze.


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Shinola Clock Unveiled Outside Ford Field, Lewand Says ‘We’ll Take Good Care Of It’

“The folks at Shinola … were very kind of donate the clock, and we’re fortunate to display it outside of our building, and we’ll take good care of it.”

CBS Detroit–05/08/2014

Shinola Detroit storefront. (Credit: Shinola/Facebook Photo)

Shinola Plans To Open Sister Store: Willys Detroit

The new store, expected to open in mid-June, will be in the same building that houses Shinola.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2014


Best Bike Shops In Detroit

Detroit is becoming a bike-friendly city, and with that, a ton of outstanding bicycle companies and shops have been established to serve the growing community of local cyclists.


Shinola has begun offering a limited-edition Wright Brothers wristwatch and bicycle for sale online (Credit/Shinola)

Detroit Company Re-invents The Wheel And Wristwatch, Too

The company makes the bikes and watches in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2013


Shinola Launches Buy American Drive, ‘Makers Monday’

The Detroit manufacturer Shinola has launched an online campaign to encourage holiday shoppers to buy American. Called Makers Monday, the effort aims to encourage buying American-made merchandise on Monday, Dec. 2.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/25/2013

Heath Carr, owner of Shinola. (WWJ/Maria Osborne)

Tale Of Two Cities: Thriving Businesses Manufacturing In Detroit

Until recently construction sounds were not sounds you often heard in the city of Detroit. Now, construction noise is part of the city-scape.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2013