Revised capital budget maintains funding for UWM facilities, but not state office building

A state committee’s construction plan for the biennium maintains funding for updates to facilities on the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee campus, but not for a new state government building in the city. Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers had proposed ab.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2019

Looming merger of T-Mobile and Sprint is a wake-up call to the free market’s failures

By traditional antitrust analysis, T-Mobile's proposed $26.5 billion acquisition of Sprint doesn’t come close to satisfying the law’s requirement that it not lessen competition......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 19th, 2019

Lease deal near for Democratic National Convention office in Milwaukee

The Democratic National Convention is close to finalizing a lease for its downtown Milwaukee offices in the Milwaukee Center office tower......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2019

Disney lays off Fox executives, lays out new film leadership

The Walt Disney Co. didn’t waste any time reshaping its film operations upon the close of its $71 billion acquisition of 21st Century Fox’s entertainment assets. On only its second day as a combined company, Disney (NYSE: DIS) laid off about tw.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2019

$9M in city financing for Grand Avenue remake wins unanimous endorsement

A proposed $9 million Milwaukee financing package for the ongoing redevelopment of the Shops of Grand Avenue gained its first city approval vote Thursday. That money is earmarked to preserve public spaces in the former mall on West Wisconsin Aven.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2019

Irgens to buy 25 acres of Innovation Campus in Wauwatosa for offices

Milwaukee real estate firm Irgens signed a contract to buy 25 acres at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Innovation Campus in Wauwatosa for an extensive new office park development......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2019

UW, business leaders urge approval of new chemistry building for Milwaukee campus

Education officials and leaders in Milwaukee’s business community want state authorities to approve funding to replace the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee's Chemistry Building.  Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers’ proposed capital budget includes ab.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

First Citizens says has no plans to close Milwaukee Area Guaranty bank branches

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 10th, 2018

Bon-Ton preparing to close Wisconsin stores, Milwaukee headquarters if it doesn"t find a buyer

The Bon-Ton Stores Inc. is preparing to close its remaining stores in Wisconsin and its Milwaukee headquarters if it cannot find a buyer willing to purchase the company, a move that would result in the loss of 2,225 jobs. The Milwaukee and York, Pa.-ba.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2018

See four area chefs compete for $5,000 prize as part of YP Week: Slideshow

Martin Magana, chef at Tess, was the winner of $5,000 as part of YP Week Wisconsin's Food Prize event on April 26. Check out the attached slideshow to see photos from the unique event held at a downtown Milwaukee office building. Magana was among f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 28th, 2018

T. Rowe Price to close 400-person operations center in Tampa

T. Rowe Price Group Inc. will close its Tampa, Florida, operations center next year as it steps up its efforts to become more digital. The Baltimore money manager announced Wednesday that it will not be renewing its office lease at 4211 W. Boy Scout Bl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2018

T. Rowe Price plans Tampa office shutdown

T. Rowe Price Group Inc. plans to close its Tampa operations center in June 2019, in a move that reflects consumer shifts away from using the telephone to going online for customer service. About 400 employees currently work in the Tampa office, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2018

Michels to put 400 workers in Milwaukee office; Racine County, Chicago, NYC considered

Before deciding to house 400 workers in a new Milwaukee office disclosed Monday, Michels Corp. also considered putting those operations in Chicago, New York City or Yorkville in Racine County. “Why we’re building this campus is we want to attrac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 6th, 2018

Downtown Milwaukee"s largest solar array coming to West Wisconsin Avenue

The largest solar power array in downtown Milwaukee could be built by the end of this year on the parking structure of a West Wisconsin Avenue office tower......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 19th, 2018

Molina Healthcare moving Milwaukee offices

Molina Healthcare of Wisconsin Inc. is moving its Milwaukee offices after leasing space in the Park Place office campus......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 26th, 2018

Maui"s Coldwell Banker franchise looks for more acquisitions

Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties’ acquisition of the operations of Coldwell Banker Maryl Realty is scheduled to close on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 29th, 2018

First Citizens Bank finds bigger Milwaukee presence through completed merger

Milwaukee-based Capital Commerce Bancorp has completed its merger with First-Citizens Bank & Trust Co. of Raleigh, N.C.   The businesses announced the move Tuesday and said the change will enhance First Citizens Bank’s operations in Wisconsin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 2nd, 2018

Carl’s Jr. parent CKE closing shop in Anaheim

Carl’s Jr. parent company CKE Restaurant Holdings plans to close its Anaheim office and move the operations to its Tennessee headquarters. CKE, which moved its headquarters from Anaheim to Franklin, Tennessee, last year said the Anaheim location no .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2018

UPMC to close eastern Pa. hospital

UPMC announced Tuesday it will close a hospital in Lancaster, one of the hospitals it took on in its 2017 acquisition of Pinnacle Health System. UPMC Pinnacle Lancaster's inpatient operations will move by March 2019 to UPMC Pinnacle Lititz, which i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2018

U.S. FTC approves Staples" acquisition of Essendant with conditions

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Monday it had approved with conditions the proposed $482.7 million merger of office supply distributors Staples Inc and Essendant Inc......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 28th, 2019