News releases from Milwaukee Business Journal
This seven-bedroom home on Oconomowoc Lake recently hit the market at an asking price of $2.85 million.
President Noel Kegel said the uptick began about a year ago, when bike riding emerged as a safe activity as the coronavirus began to spread and indoor activities faced restrictions.
Baird Capital, part of Milwaukee-based Baird, led a $22 million Series B financing round in Crayon, a Boston-based market and competitive intelligence platform, while
Wisconsin food service and drinking establishments generated close to $780 million in taxable sales in March, according to the state Department of Revenue.
The Milwaukee Brewers will return to full capacity at American Family Field beginning June 25. This comes after the team, working with the City of Milwaukee Health Department, announced it would expand...
The governor's proposed venture capital fund has bipartisan support but it lacks detail and is unlikely to pass in its original form, said Matt Cordio, co-founder of the Wisconsin Startup Coalition.
Harley-Davidson welcomes the return of the Milwaukee Rally at the Harley-Davidson Museum and participating Harley-Davidson dealerships on Labor Day weekend from Sept. 2-6.
Kenosha-based Jockey International will be the title sponsor at NASCAR's Road America race on July 4, which will be called the Jockey Made in America 250 presented by Kwik Twip.
Wisconsin members of Congress urge quick end to EU trade dispute to help Harley-Davidson
May 12, 2021
Members of the Wisconsin delegation in Congress are calling on the U.S. Department of Commerce to quickly resolve a trade dispute with the European Union that is threatening the competitiveness of...
Milwaukee-based Northwestern Mutual contributes $1.4 million in grants to Milwaukee cultural institutions, including the Milwaukee Public Museum, Summerfest and the Zoological Society of Wisconsin.
The Milwaukee Bucks announced a new sustainability partnership with Racine-based consumer goods manufacturer SC Johnson that includes a recycling mission to help turn one million plastic cups used...
Papermaker Domtar, which has Wisconsin mills, to be bought by Canadian firm in $3 billion deal
May 11, 2021
The Canadian company will acquire Domtar's stock for $55.50 per share and continue to operate the Fort Mill company as a standalone business.
The Milwaukee County Zoo and Waukesha-based Generac Power Systems announce a multi-year partnership to sponsor the Zoo Terrace.
The award honors women who have made a lasting mark through their career, community and collaborations.
Harley-Davidson Inc.’s electric LiveWire motorcycle, which the company first delivered to dealers in fall 2019, will get an official launch in July as a brand in its own right with its own laboratory...
The second annual Fresh Coast Jazz Festival, which was scheduled for Aug. 27-29 at the Pabst Theater and Saint Kate-the Arts Hotel has been postponed to 2022 as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. The...
Milwaukee-based education technology startup Fiveable said Monday that it has acquired Hours, a virtual study platform founded by 16-year-old Calix Huang.
Showboat, a 3D virtual events platform founded in Milwaukee, soft-launched in October 2020 and has since acquired local and national customers.
Trial date set in lawsuit against Lands’ End
May 07, 2021
The Milwaukee Brewers took a minority ownership stake in Bally Sports Wisconsin under the team’s new contract with the sports television network.
Citing its unique culinary experiences, out-of-the-box museums and cultural institutions, Esquire ranked Milwaukee one of five "unexpectedly awesome" domestic cities to fuel a traveler's wanderlust.
Several hundred Milwaukee-area business executives gathered Thursday evening to attend the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce’s Madison Night in Milwaukee, one of the first in-person indoor...
The former Johnson Controls automotive battery business — now known as Clarios LLC — has taken a step toward an initial public offering that would separate it from the investment firms that acquired...
Private shopping boutique opens in Tosa
May 06, 2021
Owner Erin Juzenas opened the business in 2018, selling women’s clothing and accessories by traveling to shoppers’ homes for parties where she displayed her merchandise.
David Reeves has deep roots in Milwaukee. He was born and raised here, went to college here, met his wife here. But after living elsewhere for more than 20 years, it took a global pandemic to bring...
Milwaukee issues more than $200K in Covid fines; See the businesses cited for violations
May 06, 2021
Milwaukee businesses by the end of March faced close to $230,000 in fines for violating the city’s Covid-19 regulations. Find out which businesses were cited for violations and how much in fines each...
The Automobile Dealers Association of Metro Milwaukee opened its annual Milwaukee International Truck and Car Show Wednesday on a new date and location. Get your first look inside the popular show at...
Luke Bryan, Chance the Rapper, Miley Cyrus and the Jonas Brothers will be among the headliners at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater at Summerfest 2021, as the popular music festival moves...