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Partner Highlight: House Rules Gaming Lounge

Partner Highlight: House Rules Gaming Lounge

The board game revolution is exploding and Grand Rapids, Michigan is lucky enough to have a locally-owned gaming lounge conveniently located downtown. House Rules Board Game Lounge opened in December 2020 and offers a fun environment for all ages. With hundreds of games to play and purchase, every visit to the Lounge is sure to be a new adventure! The first of its kind in West Michigan, House Rules Board Game Lounge has established itself as one of the most unique spots in Grand Rapids for locals and tourists alike. Located at 404 Ionia Ave. SE in the ground level across from...

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Customer Highlight: Frosty Boy

Customer Highlight: Frosty Boy

In Grand Rapids, the local ice cream parlor is a cherished past time. Likely a corner shop that, for decades, has been serving neighborhood kids (and adults) their favorite indulgent treat: ice cream. Over the years some shops renovate, some hold onto the nostalgia, and most expand their menus; accommodating dietary restrictions, serving locally made goods, and looking for the next big thing. For Frosty Boy, Ferris' Nitro Cold Brew was that *new* special item they were looking for. Frosty Boy, the comeback kid. Locally-owned and operated, Frosty Boy has been a staple in the Creston neighborhood for years. In 2015, after...

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Updated Coffee Packaging

Updated Coffee Packaging

We are rounding the final corner on our brand overhaul here at Ferris Coffee & Nut Co. It all started with re-imagining our logo and followed with packaging updates. The sleek, newly designed products now share a cohesive look and feel to them. Our internal team and design creatives at Rocket Science established bold brand guidelines and raised the standards for who we are. “Rocket Science did a phenomenal job navigating the needs and wants of our team, while simultaneously maturing our brand and building it to sell," Mark Van Tongeren, VP of Sales and Marketing, expressed. Our final push was the...

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Partner Highlight: Malamiah Juice Bar

Partner Highlight: Malamiah Juice Bar

Juice, Smoothies, Coffee and Community with Jermale Eddie of Malamiah Juice Bar The Heart of Studio Park This interview is part of the Ferris Coffee and Nut Partner Series, where we take a deep dive into our partnerships and the local community, to highlight what makes these connections special. By Natalie Bronson   Ferris and Malamiah began their partnership several years ago. It has been exciting to see them grow. Now, at their new location, we caught up with the owner Jermale Eddie and talked about the new space, learned all about juices and smoothies, got some healthy tips, and found...

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