Wisconsin Business

GrocerKey Names Todd Michaud Board Chairman As It Moves to Turbocharge Its Grocery eCommerce Growth

01 01 1970

We want to lead the transition taking place as retailers transform from purely in-store customer service to become omni-channel retailers. Past News Releases RSS Madison, Wisconsin August 10, 2017 GrocerKey (http://www.grocerkey.com), the software and operations leader in grocery eCommerce, with the industry’s leading retailer-branded technology solution, today announced it has named Todd P. Michaud as Chairman of the Board. “We’re delighted to welcome Todd to the team as we commit to aggressively grow the business,”said Jeremy Neren, CEO and cofounder. “We work in a $1 billion-plus per year market opportunity in North America alone, and we want to lead the transition that is taking place as retailers transform from purely in-store customer service to become omni-channel retailers.” Todd Michaud brings extensive leadership experience. He currently serves as president & CEO of Transformational Retail Technologies Inc. in Auburn, California....

Grinnell Mutual’s Fairground Facelift Now Accepting Submissions

01 01 1970

Our intent is to support the people working to make the fairgrounds better. Grinnell, Iowa July 11, 2017 Grinnell Mutual is accepting submissions for its 2017 Fairground Facelift promotion, a project that helps local fairgrounds in its writing territories improve their facilities. The campaign offers five grants totaling $7,000 to county fairgrounds to help make a lasting impact for the fairground and the people who use it. “We understand the importance of the fairgrounds in local communities as people come together for events and activities,” said Grinnell Mutual Director of Advertising and Community Relations Barb Baker. “The Fairground Facelift is Grinnell Mutual’s way to acknowledge and honor the impact local fairgrounds have and to recognize the need to maintain those facilities.” Grinnell Mutual will accept project submissions on its Fairground Facelift Promotion page through Tuesday, Aug. 22. Projects must include (or affiliate with) a county...

Greenberg Traurig’s Jerry Stouck to Present at the 2017 LANDS Housing Law CLE & Roundtable

01 01 1970

October 16, 2017 Jerry Stouck, chair of the Federal Regulatory and Administrative Law Practice at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will participate in the 2017 National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Legal Action Network for Development Strategies (LANDS) Housing Law CLE & Roundtable. The roundtable consists of various presentations and workshops, Oct. 19-20, at the National Housing Center in Washington, D.C. Attendees will include attorneys, academics, home builders, land developers, home building associations, and other industry professionals involved in land-use planning and property development. Stouck will speak Oct. 19, 8:45 – 9:45 a.m., on the topic, “Murr Makes Property Owner Expectations Important, So What Should They Expect?” The June 2017 U.S. Supreme Court decision in Murr v. Wisconsin addressed the “relevant parcel” or “parcel-as-a-whole” issue, one of the most important takings issues that the Supreme Court...

GrandStay® Hospitality, LLC Announces First Hotel in Michigan

01 01 1970

“GrandStay Hospitality, LLC is very excited to expand it Midwest presence and open our first hotel in the state of Michigan”, said Jon Kennedy, GrandStay brand President. “ Minneapolis, MN May 11, 2017 GrandStay Hospitality, LLC, the franchisor for GrandStay Hotels and Crossings by GrandStay announces the expansion of its brand in to the great state of Michigan. The move increases the chains Midwest presence which currently includes 31 hotels across Minnesota, Wisconsin, South Dakota, North Dakota and Iowa. The GrandStay Hotel & Suites Traverse City MI offers well-appointed and comfortable guest rooms and suites, indoor pool and whirlpool, meeting space and business center. Located in beautiful Traverse City, on the shores of Lake Michigan, the area is Michigan’s premiere four season resort destination. “GrandStay Hospitality, LLC is very excited to expand it Midwest presence and open our first hotel in the state of Michigan. The GrandStay Hotel...

goPuff Partners with Soylent for Multi-City Distribution Deal

01 01 1970

To start, five flavors will be available for purchase through goPuff – Original, Cacao, Café Coffiest, Café Chai and Café Vanilla. goPuff will distribute Soylent beverages in single servings and 12-pack cases to the following markets: Austin, TX Bloomington, IN Boston, MA Champaign, IL Chicago, IL Madison, WI Philadelphia, PA Portland, OR Seattle, WA State College, PA Washington DC West Lafayette, IN Through goPuff, college students at some of the country's largest institutions will get on-demand, immediate access to Soylent beverages for the first time. Some of the major universities covered by this partnership include UT Austin, Indiana University-Bloomington, Penn State, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Purdue University, University of Wisconsin and more.   ...

Good Day Tulsa Showcases Elizabeth Sanders of HorseOPeace

01 01 1970

LIGHTS, CAMERA, SOAP-MAKING ACTION - Elizabeth Sanders of HorseOPeace with Good Day Tulsa host Keith Taylor showed how to make goat milk soap. She was featured in New York Times article about natural soap trend. ON SET - Elizabeth Sanders of HorseOPeace was hosted by Keith Taylor of Good Day Tulsa during her media tour with CBS, NBC, FOX, KJAG and ABC, arranged by DobsonPR.com. NATURALLY GOOD – All 17 HorseOPeace.com scented & unscented natural soaps, made with nutrient-rich 100% raw goat milk, no water, to keep skin healthy, soft, supple skin. On ABC Elizabeth shows how to make goat milk soap, discusses natural soap trend & offers 25% HorseOPeace.com discount If you think soap has to be expensive with ingredients you can’t pronounce, you haven't met Elizabeth Sanders. She makes natural, very affordable HorseOPeace soap that’s making a lot of folks happy.”— Keith Taylor of ABC's Good Day TulsaTULSA, OK, ,, July 29, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/...

Goldstein Law Firm Secures Rare Temporary Restraining Order and...

01 01 1970

Ramsey County, MINNESOTA May 10, 2017 In a rare court decision, a judge granted a request for a Temporary Restraining Order and Temporary Injunction following the alleged wrongful termination of a family-owned and operated Minnesota beer distributor by a major national craft beer brewer. The case, Needham Distributing Company, Inc. vs. Summit Brewing Company, Inc. (62-CV-17-2292, (Second Judicial District County of Ramsey), was heard in a Minnesota State district court on May 1, 2017. Jeffrey M. Goldstein, franchisee lawyer and founder of Goldstein Law Firm, PLLC in Washington, D.C., served as lead litigation counsel in the case, representing plaintiff Needham. Minnesota attorney Clarence J. Kuhn, of the Kuhn Law Firm, PLLC, served as co-counsel for Needham. Summit was represented in the wrongful termination litigation by Gray, Plant, Mooty. Attorneys Goldstein and Kuhn filed the motion for the Temporary Restraining Order on behalf of their client to prevent defendant Summit from terminating...

Going-Out-Of-Business Sales Under Way At All Gander Mountain Stores

01 01 1970

SAINT PAUL, Minn., May 5, 2017 --  Inventory liquidation sales are now under way at all Gander Mountain store locations – offering shoppers deep discounts on top brand-name outdoor gear. The nationwide sale is being conducted by a joint venture consortium consisting of Tiger Capital Group, Great American Group, Gordon Brothers and Hilco Merchant Resources.  Gander Mountain filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on March 10. The consortium prevailed in its April 28th bid to become the liquidating agent for the Gander Mountain inventory. The joint venture consortium will immediately commence the sale of Gander Mountain inventory at all Gander Mountain retail locations.   "Since 1960, Gander Mountain has offered the most sought-after, high-performance outdoor gear at extremely compelling prices," stated a representative of the joint venture. "This final liquidation sale presents outdoor enthusiasts with...

Global Meat Snacks Market, 2025 - Market is Poised to Grow at a CAGR of Around 45.4%

01 01 1970

The Global Meat Snacks Market is poised to grow at a CAGR of around 45.4% over the next decade to reach approximately $19.93 billion by 2025. This industry report analyzes the market estimates and forecasts of all the given segments on global as well as regional levels presented in the research scope. The study provides historical market data for 2014, 2015 revenue estimations are presented for 2016 and forecasts from 2017 till 2025. The study focuses on market trends, leading players, supply chain trends, technological innovations, key developments, and future strategies. With comprehensive market assessment across the major geographies such as North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Latin America and Rest of the world the report is a valuable asset for the existing players, new entrants and the future investors. ...

Global ID Appoints Food Testing Industry Executive, Brad Riemenapp, as Chief Executive Officer

01 01 1970

"Helping build Global ID into an international leader in food safety solutions has been the highlight of my career and I am extremely proud of all that we have accomplished," said Mr. Ross.  "With Global ID entering its next phase of growth, both by adding new food safety services and scale in international operations, I believe that now is the right time for the Company to make this planned leadership transition.  I am confident that Brad's operational expertise and commercial leadership experience provide a good foundation to continue driving the execution of the Company's strategy.  I look forward to continuing to assist Global ID in key strategic areas including, among others, our work with the Non-GMO Project and the ProTerra Foundation, as well as our emerging supply chain management business."  "Global ID is a true leader in the food safety industry and it is an honor to join this talented...

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