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Lokre Companies in conjunction with Dairyland Operations will be opening a combination Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins ice cream store at 110 W. Bridge Street, Wausau, after Labor Day. The exact date will be announced in the coming weeks. 

For managers and supervisors in manufacturing and production environments, checking in and engaging with employees on the manufacturing floor has become a bit more complicated these days due to COVID-19. With physical distancing regulations, fewer workers allowed on-site, and other safety pr…

While talking with private equity groups around the country to keep a pulse on where the M&A market is at right now, the message we’re hearing is that these firms are “open for business.” 

We’re bombarded with marketing messages every day — in print, on TV, searching the web and scrolling through our news feeds. Some stand out and grab our attention right away while others quickly get lost in the shuffle.

Marion Body Works, a manufacturer of fire and emergency apparatus, commercial truck bodies, custom cabs, and defense vehicles, secured an order for eight custom pumpers for the Costa Rican Fire Department, Benemérito Cuerpo de Bomberos de Costa Rica.

Businesses responding to the fourth statewide University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh COVID-19 economic impact survey showed gains on several key indicators but expressed extreme caution in their business and personal travel plans.