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Mission ? Grow minority-owned businesses: Ossie Kendrix
Jun 23, 2017 12:00 am
On May 1, Ossie Kendrix officially started his position as CEO and president of the African American Chamber of Commerce of Wisconsin, where he helps other entrepreneurs advance their businesses. The ...
What Amazon's Whole Foods purchase could mean for Milwaukee shoppers
Jun 22, 2017 11:00 pm
E-commerce giant Amazon has been gearing up for a major push into the grocery industry for some time
Grades for Wisconsin's manufacturing industry dip: Study
Jun 22, 2017 10:01 pm
Wisconsin dipped slightly from a B+ to a B in a new ?report card? examining the health of the manufacturing industry in each U.S. state.
Sears will close Southridge Mall store
Jun 22, 2017 9:20 pm
Another department store chain will pull out of Southridge Mall in Greendale.
Struggling retailer Sears said Thursday that it plans to close its department store and Sears Auto Center at Southridge M...
Andy Nunemaker's Dynamis nears launch of commercially viable software
Jun 22, 2017 7:54 pm
Milwaukee tech entrepreneur Andy Nunemaker ? who is as well known locally for his philanthropy as his business acumen ? is nearing what he calls ?an inflection point? with his Dynamis Software Corp. i...
Don't count out Milwaukee-area shopping malls just yet, retail execs say
Jun 22, 2017 7:46 pm
The assertion that "shopping malls are dying" is an all-too-common refrain that you've probably heard, read ? or even said ? before.
But it's a contention that is often perceived by those i...
?Milwaukee area?s unemployment rate 6th lowest among major U.S. metros
Jun 22, 2017 7:27 pm
The ranking includes metropolitan statistical areas (MSA) with a population of 1 million or more. A total of 51 regions are listed in the ranking.
City of Milwaukee's jobless rate at lowest level in more than 25 years
Jun 22, 2017 7:23 pm
Unemployment in the city of Milwaukee is at its lowest level in more than 25 years, according to new data from the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD).
The city?s unemployment rate dr...
ManpowerGroup appoints PepsiCo executive to lead North American operations
Jun 22, 2017 7:11 pm
ManpowerGroup is appointing Becky Frankiewicz as the new president of North American business, the company said.
Frankiewicz, who will take the new role effective July 6, will oversee all of Milwauke...
The Rock land sale in Franklin gains Milwaukee County Board endorsement
Jun 22, 2017 5:41 pm
?After a testy debate over the merits of the deal, the Milwaukee County Board on Thursday endorsed proposed terms of the sale of 140 acres in The Rock Sports Complex in Franklin to the sports park?s d...
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