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Vollrath acquires Ohio-based kitchen products manufacturer

Sheboygan-based Vollrath Co. has announced the acquisition of kitchen products manufacturer Traex Co. of Toledo, Ohio.

Posted by Sheboygan Press on 20 April 2011

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Manufacturing sector continues to lead Wisconsin’s recovery

Wisconsin added manufacturing jobs for the third straight month in March, building on employment gains in a sector that dominates the state's economy and continues to lead the nation out of a downturn that took hold more than two years ago.

Posted by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on 14 April 2011

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Rail project stays on track – for now

PLYMOUTH — The city’s participation in the Plymouth-Kohler rail line rehabilitation was nearly derailed Tuesday, but still faces a rough ride.

Posted by the Review on 14 April 2011

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Kohler Co. receives WaterSense award

Kohler Co., the 2008 and 2009 WaterSense Partner of the Year, was chosen by the Environmental Protection Agency's WaterSense program as an inaugural Excellence Award recipient for strategic collaboration.

Posted by Sheboygan Press on 9 April 2011

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County economic development corporation names board

The Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation 2011board of directors includes the following new members:

Posted by Sheboygan Press on 2 April 2011

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City seeks younger residents at South Pier

Hoping to attract young professionals to live in the South Pier District, the City of Sheboygan is proposing changes in the overall development plan that would allow for row-style housing to be built there.

Posted by Sheboygan Press on 31 March 2011

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Rail restoration project gets new life

Thanks to newly announced financial commitments from several area business and local municipalities, the Sheboygan Falls to Plymouth rail line restoration project appears to be back on track.

Posted by The Review on 31 March 2011

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Green EnviroTech gets $5M boost

A private equity firm has committed $5 million in financing to a California-based company with plans to open an automotive-plastics recycling operation inside a vacant Sheboygan factory later this year.

Posted by Sheboygan Press on 29 March 2011

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Blue Harbor sold for $4.2M; Great Wolf pays Sheboygan $2.5 million as part of sale

Madison-based Great Wolf Resorts announced Thursday that it has finalized the sale of the Blue Harbor Resort and Conference Center in Sheboygan to a pair of privately held hotel operators, receiving $4.2 million for the struggling resort.

Posted by Sheboygan Press on 24 March 2011

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J.L. French to pour $18M into Sheboygan facilities

J.L. French Automotive Castings announced Thursday that it will spend $18 million to upgrade its Sheboygan manufacturing operations in order to meet new production deals it's reached with Ford Motor Co.

Posted by Sheboygan Press on 24 March 2011

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