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Meijer Hosts September Meeting in Grand Rapids Students and professionals experienced creativity personified in downtown Grand Rapids at the GRid 70 complex. It is here that Meijer Foods opened its doors and shared its unique space and philosophy of innovation with … Continue reading
Thanks to the hard working committee chairs Sue Riippa and Erin Groeb and all the volunteers who made the 2013 Suppliers Day a great event for suppliers and attendees. This year we had 131 vendors exhibiting and a steady stream … Continue reading
The 2013 Spring Meeting at Student Awards Night was held at Copper Restaurant at Walnut Hills Country Club in East Lansing, MI on March 26th. We had an amazing turnout of 56 people for the dinner, which was the most … Continue reading
A fun afternoon of basketball and spirit was enjoyed on January 27th at the Hall of Fame Café in East Lansing, where students and professionals met for the 3rd annual GLS-IFT Basketball Watch Party. Although the Spartans came up a … Continue reading
Sr Food Technologist Description POSITION SUMMARY: This Sr. Food Technologist position has primary accountability for growing top- and bottom-line of the nutrition business by developing new product platforms and line extensions, or making improvements to existing products. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Project … Continue reading
We were able to send several GLS Exec Board members to the Strategic Leadership Forum. Here is past Secretary Rachel Klataske and past Chair Andrea Kirk posing with Elvis!
The expo was a success with 131 Supplier Booths and over 140 attendees. Special thanks to Mintel for a Trends Presentation before the Expo, and to Firekeepers Casino who brought us some true Vegas spirit! Suppliers Day Chair Sue Riippa … Continue reading
We all had a great time at the first New Professionals gathering at Hall of Fame Cafe, East Lansing MI.
The annual Fall Meeting was held at Frederick Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids. It was a wonderful opportunity to view the Chihuly Glass Exhibit, The New Eden, and included a tour of all 15 sculptures in the … Continue reading
Returning once again to the beautiful Yarrow Golf and Conference Center in Augusta, we had a great turn out for this year’s golf tournament. Competition was certainly fierce for the putting challenge, and everyone had a great time. The hospitality … Continue reading