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State tax credits that encourage and reward growing businesses

January 10, 2017

State tax credits and incentives are big business and often create a mutually-beneficial relationship between the providers and recipients of the incentives. Read more here. Read More

European firm setting up U.S. HQ in Eau Claire after buying National Presto unit

January 05, 2017

National Presto Industries Inc. of Eau Claire said Tuesday that it has agreed to sell its absorbent products business, which produces diapers and adult incontinence products, to European company Drylock Technologies Ltd. Read more online. Read More

Column: Spotlight on WWBIC: Helping under-served groups build business and personal success

January 05, 2017

Economic development groups around the state make up a strategic network of resources that support business growth and success for a diverse range of businesses—a feat that would be difficult for any group to do alone. One of these groups providing valuable resources to new businesses in the state is the Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation (WWBIC). Read More

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Nomination deadline nears for 2017 Governor’s Export Achievement Awards

January 10, 2017

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) invites Wisconsin companies and organizations that have achieved exporting success to apply for a 2017 Governor’s Export Achievement Award. Read More

Wisconsin companies invited to explore international business growth in Canada

December 19, 2016

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is leading a global trade venture to Canada from April 30 to May 5, 2017, with stops in Toronto and Montreal. Read More

Marketplace Governor’s Awards winners named

December 16, 2016

Seven Wisconsin businesses received top honors in the 2016 Marketplace Governor’s Awards competition, which recognizes outstanding businesses owned by minorities, women and service-disabled veterans. Read More

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