Wildlife Habitats at Cadillac Gardens

30 Jun , 2017  


On Saturday, June 24, 2017, Cadillac Urban Gardens welcomed 24 new guests from The Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan to the garden’s manicured bins! More…

Ideal Surplus

Summer Interns Helping Run the Shelves of Surplus

30 Jun , 2017  


The Ideal Group is a champion of internship programs as the halls, shops, warehouses and cubicles are full of talented interns. And, like every company, Surplus has joined in on the mentoring this summer with the additions of Perrin Moncur (Junior at Michigan State), Sam Nathan (Senior at Grand Valley State) and Marco Marquez (Grow Detroit’s Young Talent). More…

Ideal Setech

Setech Teams with GM to Give Back to the Forgotten Harvest Farm

30 Jun , 2017  


Forgotten Harvest Farm, a farm located in Fenton, Michigan, grows over 850,000 pounds of food each year. The farm harvests and distributes the produce to food banks across Wayne, Macomb, and Oakland counties. And it does this while only employing a handful of people, as it relies almost entirely on the help of volunteers to help plant, grow, and harvest the food distributed throughout Southeast Michigan. More…

Ideal Steel

Ideal Spotlight

30 Jun , 2017  


In 2010, Tony Santori joined the Ideal Group family as a handrail worker for Ideal Shield.

After years of working in the shop, his years of hard work and a drive to move up in the company, he made the move to Ideal Steel as a Project Manager in November 2015 and it’s been a success ever since. More…

Ideal Shield

Ideal Shield Showcases Color-Matching Capabilities

30 Jun , 2017  


Over the past two decades, Ideal Shield has created plastic bollard covers matching an impressive 591 Pantone shades.  We carry some of these colors on a daily basis, but generate more options through customer requests for custom jobs. Some customers require uniformity, using the colors for corporate branding and marketing. When they see Ideal Shield’s vast portfolio of already-matched hues, there’s no doubt that Ideal Shield has the capability to come through for all applications! More…