19 results for “Scott Walker”
CRE v Wisconsin

Foxconn changing plans for its Racine County facility?

| Dan Rafter

Taiwanese electronics giant Foxconn earlier this week announced that it was changing its plans for the massive manufacturing facility it plans to build in Racine County, Wisconsin. It also disputed a news story saying that construction work on the project is being suspended.

Industrial v Wisconsin

Will Foxconn make southeast Wisconsin hale or frail?

| Matt Baker

Last summer, officials from Taiwanese manufacturing giant Foxconn arrived at the beautiful Milwaukee Art Museum overlooking Lake Michigan. While they may have done some sightseeing, they really were there to sign a memorandum of understanding with Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to create an LCD factory in the Badger State.

CRE p Tennessee

More than 230 commercial pros celebrate good CRE news at Midwest Real Estate News' Nashville Commercial Real Estate Summit

| Dan Rafter

More than 230 of the top players in the commercial real estate industry attended Midwest Real Estate News’ first Nashville Commercial Real Estate Summit at the Omni Nashville Hotel last week. And these industry pros shared plenty of good news about the Nashville CRE market. According to presenters, every asset class in this market is showin…

Retail v Wisconsin

Meijer makes $146 million commitment to Wisconsin community

| Staff Writer

Meijer Distribution Inc. is investing $146 million to purchase and remodel an existing facility in Pleasant Prairie, Wis., for a new distribution center. The distribution center, which will be located in the LakeView Corporate Park, is expected to serve stores in Wisconsin, Illinois and possibly other states.

Office v Wisconsin

Newmark Grubb Knight Frank, Newmark Knight Frank Epic bring commercial-lighting company, 350 new jobs, to Kenosha business park

| Staff Writer

Commercial-lighting company Kenall Manufacturing will relocate its headquarters and factory from Gurnee, Ill., to a 354,000-square-foot facility to be built in Kenosha, Wis. The move, announced Sept. 12 by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and company officials, is expected to create more than 350 new jobs in the region during the next five years.

Industrial Midwest

Missner Group selected for Catalyst build-out in Wisconsin

| Staff Writer

The Missner Group has been selected for a 22,000-square-foot build-out for Catalyst Exhibits’ at the company’s new 145,000 square foot warehouse/office/production location in Pleasant Prairie, Wis. Catalyst Exhibits is slated to move from Crystal Lake, Ill. to southeast Wisconsin due to an attractive State of Wisconsin incentive package.