December 15, 2011

CRE Guide: People In The News - Mark Schmidt

Mark Schmidt has been promoted to director of field operations for CG Schmidt Inc. Schmidt, a part-owner of the company, has been with CG Schmidt for 24 years. He most recently served as general superintendent.NEW POSITION: Director of field …
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December 14, 2011

New Mitchell Interchange ramps to open Dec. 22

Starting on Dec. 22, drivers on the Mitchell Interchange should be able to use new ramps leading to the highway from South 27th Street and a new tunnel leading drivers from Interstate 894 to I-94.The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is more …
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December 14, 2011

Bon-Ton loses credit card issuer

The Bon-Ton Stores Inc. is losing its credit card issuer in June and is searching for a replacement, according to a form Bon-Ton filed with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission on Wednesday.HSBC Bank Nevada NA has been issuing Bon-Tons …
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December 14, 2011

Holiday travel in Wisconsin to grow, slightly

Holiday travel nationwide is expected to be 1.4 percent higher this year, but Wisconsin is likely to see a much smaller level of growth.AAA said Wednesday that 91.9 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home during the 2011-2012 …
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December 14, 2011

Bradley Corp. names family members to board

Bradley Corp., a Menomonee Falls manufacturer of plumbing fixtures, restroom accessories and emergency equipment, has promoted three members of the Mullett family to its board of directors.Appointed to the Bradley board effective immediately are: …
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December 14, 2011

Joy Global reports improved sales, earnings

Joy Global Inc. reported Wednesday that fiscal fourth-quarter profit rose 17.7 percent in part because of an acquisition as well as increased orders for surface and underground mining equipment.Net income for the quarter ended Oct. 28 rose to $172.4 …
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December 14, 2011

Johnson Controls taps New York City for shareholders meeting

Johnson Controls Inc. will hold its 2012 shareholders at the St. Regis Hotel in New York City, the company revealed in a recent proxy statement filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.The Glendale-based company, which makes …
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December 14, 2011

Sears will stay in Illinois

Sears Holdings Corp. will remain in suburban Chicago if Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn signs a tax-break package that the states general assembly passed Tuesday, the Chicago Tribune reported.The Illinois legislature approved $15 million in tax credits for …
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December 14, 2011

Tufco reports 4Q net loss

Tufco Technologies Inc. said Wednesday that higher costs for raw materials and price competition in the fiscal fourth quarter offset higher revenue for the period and improved operations at its Green Bay plant.Tufco (Nasdaq: TFCO) is a Green …
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December 14, 2011

Zucker, Walker have fun at tourism news conference

Wisconsins latest tourism campaigns have been all about fun, and there was plenty of that Wednesday at a news conference with David Zucker and surprise guest Gov. Scott Walker.The Wisconsin Department of Tourism organized the conference in advance …
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December 14, 2011

CRE Guide: Take 5 - Zhu Julie Lee

Zhu Julie Lee has served as the counsel for the regional center that lets projects in southeast Wisconsin use foreign investors through the EB-5 financing program, which has become popular over the past two years.The federal EB-5 program lets …
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December 13, 2011

United Way of Greater Milwaukee beats goal by $2 million

United Way of Greater Milwaukee said Tuesday that it raised $50,006,076 this year, exceeding its projected goal by more than $2 million and topping last year's total raised by 7.4 percent, the largest increase in 10 years.United Way raises funds for …
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