Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Manufacturing

Edit Module
Edit Module
Advertisement
Edit Module
Advertisement
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Recent Articles

Spectrum Brands sees profits jump

Middleton-based Spectrum Brands saw profits soar in its most recent fiscal quarter, which ended Jan. 3, the company reported this week. The company pegged a large chunk of its $73.6 million in profits — on $1.22 billion in sales — on robust battery sales.

Executives of the Year: Growth go-getter Tonnesen leads Fiskars

Executives of the Year: Growth go-getter Tonnesen leads Fiskars

Paul Tonnesen can cite many uses for the orange-handled scissors designed and sold by Fiskars, but none more unique than having former Wisconsin basketball coach Bo Ryan use them to cut down nets.

Minute man

Minute man

Jacob Sobell, certified watchmaker at Gruno’s Diamonds at West Towne Mall, begins each day with one very surprising ritual. He vacuums. And vacuums.

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Manufacturing Video

On the Job: Phoenix Pro Shop

Jeff Taylor, manager of Phoenix Pro Shop in Fitchburg and Madison, Wis., demonstrates the art and science of making a custom bowling ball.

On the Job: Hallman-Lindsay Paint

Dave Dedie, a plant supervisor and production manager for Hallman-Lindsay Paint, demonstrates how the paint that eventually ends up on our walls is made, one 600 gallon batch at a time.

On the Job: Yahara Materials Inc.

Crushing Plant Foreman Grant Kelsey, of Yahara Materials Inc., talks about the hard, hot work of operating a quarry that crushes tons of rock every day for use in road construction and other projects.

Edit Module
Advertisement
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Biz Report

Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Events Calendar

Edit Module
Sponsored By: