April 03, 2012

Rexnord IPO proceeds total $459 million

Rexnord Corp. said Tuesday that it sold 27,236,842 shares of common stock at $18 per share in its initial public offering last week.Rexnord (NYSE: RXN) said net proceeds of the offering, after deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and …
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April 03, 2012

John Byrnes: M7 'selling Milwaukee short'

The Milwaukee 7 regional economic development group is a prime example of how the areas leaders are selling Milwaukee short in their efforts to boost the local economy, Milwaukee private equity executive John Byrnes told a luncheon audience …
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April 03, 2012

Slideshow: Nike's new NFL uniforms

Nike Inc. on Tuesday showed off the first uniforms for all 32 National Football League teams under the companys five-year contract as the leagues official outfitter.Though most of the league didnt change aesthetically, most teams were given the …
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April 03, 2012

NM foundation awards $1.4M in grants to nonprofits

The Northwestern Mutual Foundation has awarded nearly $1.4 million in grants to 23 Wisconsin nonprofit organizations focused on promoting childhood literacy and increasing access to higher education.The foundation said 18 of the 26 total grants will …
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April 03, 2012

Molson Coors to buy Europe's StarBev for $3.54B

Molson Coors Brewing Co., one of the joint venture owners of MillerCoors LLC, will pay $3.54 billion to buy StarBev L.P., which brews beer in Central and Eastern Europe.Denver-based Molson Coors (NYSE: TAP) on Tuesday announced a definitive …
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April 03, 2012

CRE Guide: Community Spotlight - Germantown

The village of Germantown continues to generate industrial growth as two local businesses plan buildings in the communitys bustling business parks.Ellsworth Adhesives, which makes industrial adhesives, sealants, specialty chemicals and coatings and …
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April 02, 2012

Channel 12's McKee will hit the streets

Channel 12s new 10 p.m. anchorman Craig McKee has the requisite good looks for the position but chafes at the idea that he would spend all his time sitting in the WISN-TV news studio announcing the news via teleprompter.McKee, a former U.S. Air …
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April 02, 2012

Johnson Controls cuts jobs at Glendale headquarters

Johnson Controls Inc. is cutting an unspecified number of jobs at its corporate headquarters in Glendale in an effort to control costs.Due to business reasons and continued financial challenges Johnson Controls faces in 2012 and into 2013, the …
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April 02, 2012

Nehring’s Family Market opening in Milwaukee’s 3rd Ward

A family known for its gourmet grocery stores is opening at the Milwaukee Public Market, 400 N. Water St., in Milwaukee.Nehrings Family Market will open at the 3rd Ward shopping and public gathering site by June 1. Owner Anne Nehring said the new …
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April 02, 2012

Southwest Airlines tries to fool customers about TOFUnuts

Good thing I read all the way through the latest press release from Southwest Airlines. Otherwise, I would have been a huge fool.Southwest Airlines announced over the weekend that it would begin serving an onboard snack alternative TOFUnuts to …
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April 02, 2012

Milwaukee manufacturer joins health purchasing group

Lakeside Manufacturing has formed a new group purchasing agreement with the Premier healthcare alliance.Premier is a health care performance improvement organization of more than 2,500 U.S. hospitals and 81,000 other health care sites. It is based …
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April 02, 2012

Milwaukee County solicits redevelopment plans for Downtown Transit Center

Milwaukee County officials on Monday sent out a request for development ideas for the Downtown Transit Center, a move intended to get the private sector engaged in the propertys potential redevelopment.The county is giving companies until April 30 …
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