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MSU professor develops new potato varieties for countries far and wide
By Lukie Pieterse on April 16, 2019 As eating habits evolve, the potato’s place at the dinner table continues to change.  David Douches, a professor in the Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences and director of the Michigan State ...
Great Lakes Potato Chip Company cranks out value-added spuds
BY DAVID L. BARBER
Inc. Magazine Unveils Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000
The Great Lakes Potato Chip Company ranks number 2,467 on the 2018 Inc. 5000 with three-year revenue growth of over two hundred twenty five percent  
Making It in Northern Michigan: Great Lakes Potato Chip Co. stacks its sales growth
In Issue 2017 November, Making it in NM By Clark Miller Making It in Northern Michigan: Great Lakes Potato Chip Co. stacks its sales growth Six years ago, restaurateur Ed Girrbach was thinking about starting a new business.
Another Making It In Michigan Success Story: Great Lakes Potato Chip Company
Another Making It In Michigan Success Story: Great Lakes Potato Chip Company After leaving a 28-year career in the financial industry, Ed Girrbach opened a pizza restaurant in downtown Traverse City with his wife and son. Part of their expansion ...