Category Archives: Wisconsin

Airworthy expanding in Hudson, creating 45 jobs.

HUDSON, Wis. — Airworthy Aerospace Industries is expanding its operations in St. Croix County, a project expected to create 45 new jobs. AAII manufactures seating, carpet and vinyl fabrication, galley inserts and other aircraft interior products. It als ...

Expanded IT services coming for Milwaukee SMB market.

MILWAUKEE — ReadyNetworks and Cosentry announced a new initiative to bring enterprise-class IT infrastructure, managed services and technology leadership to the SMB marketplace in Milwaukee. ReadyNetworks is a leading provider of IT and managed service ...

Sub-Zero adding 300, expanding plant in Fitchburg.

FITCHBURG, Wis. — Sub-Zero Group intends to hire 300 workers and expand one of its plants in Fitchburg. The upscale kitchen appliance manufacturer will invest $62 million for the planned 400,000-square-foot addition. Sub-Zero, based in Madison, manuf ...

Steinhafels creating 650 jobs in Pewaukee.

PEWAUKEE, Wis. — Steinhafels has broken ground on a major expansion at its Pewaukee headquarters. The furniture and mattress retailer also is looking for new employees. Phase 1 of its expansion will add more than 100,000 square feet of new warehous ...

Ad-Tech Medical creating 90 jobs in Oak Creek.

OAK CREEK, Wis. — Ad-Tech Medical Instrument is building a headquarters and plant in the OakView Business Park in Oak Creek, creating up to 90 jobs. The company, based in Racine, develops and manufactures medical devices. A clean room and high-end t ...

AirVenture Oshkosh 2015 celebrates aviation.

OSHKOSH, Wis.— The Experimental Aircraft Association AirVenture Oshkosh 2015 began July 20 at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh. The annual event attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors and more than 10,000 aircraft from more than 60 countries ...

Reed Street Yards gets state support.

MILWAUKEE — The City of Milwaukee has been awarded a $1 million state grant for the development of Reed Street Yards, a water technology business park now under construction adjacent to the Global Water Center. The grant from the Wisconsin Economic Dev ...

Pabst Brewing comes home to Milwaukee.

MILWAUKEE — Pabst Brewing will brew in Milwaukee again. Blue Ribbon Intermediate Holdings has leased space in the former church that served Pabst’s offices for years. It will spend up to $4 million renovating the space and plans to open a c ...

Zurn creating 120 jobs with Milwaukee relocation.

MILWAUKEE — The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation has agreed to provide state tax credits to Rexnord to support the company’s relocation of its Zurn Industries subsidiary to Reed Street Yards. The relocation is expected to create 120 new jobs ...

Duwe Metal Products hiring 100 for construction project.

MILWAUKEE — Duwe Metal Products plans to hire 50 workers to assemble the glass and aluminum rectangles that will form the exterior of the new 32-story Northwestern Mutual office tower in downtown Milwaukee. Duwe Metal Products, based in Menomonee Falls, ...

Great Northern Innovation expanding in Milltown.

MILLTOWN, Wis. — Great Northern Innovation is expanding its operations in Milltown with a project expected to create 35 new jobs in northwestern Wisconsin. The company will lease a new 22,000-square-foot building and purchase additional equipment for t ...

Kapco creating 100 jobs at Grafton plant.

GRAFTON, Wis. — The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation announced that Kapco is expanding in Grafton, creating 100 jobs. The metal stamping and fabrications company is nearing completion on a 77,000-square-foot addition that will enable it to ...

Real Cheese People expanding facilities, staff.

KIEL, Wis. — Sargento Foods is investing $30 million to expand its production facility in Kiel and its technical center in Elkhart Lake. As a result of the project, about 140 jobs are expected to be created at those two facilities and at the company’ ...

GrocerKey has the key for independent grocers.

MADISON, Wis. — GrocerKey has developed an e-commerce platform that helps grocers build branded online stores and implement pickup and delivery systems. The Madison startup has received Qualified New Business Venture certification from the WEDC. GrocerK ...