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NEW BERLIN, Wis., July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, July 6, Landmark Credit Union added its new Greenfield, Wis., location to its growing branch network. Located at 8300 W. Layton Avenue, the new branch's operations align with the credit union's current model of offering drive-thru service and appointments for select in-person and curbside services. To schedule an appointment, visit

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MILWAUKEE, July 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Not only is FAB CBD going big this month with its Fourth of July sale, the brand is also continuing its mission to support students in urban Milwaukee schools through the donation of over 50 Chromebooks. This technology will be pivotal in helping students continue their education during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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GRAFTON, Wis., July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Microbrush, a leading US-based global manufacturer and supplier of flocked applicators, has launched a nasopharyngeal test swab to meet the growing demand for COVID-19 testing requirements.

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MILWAUKEE, July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ManpowerGroup (NYSE: MAN), the world leader in innovative workforce solutions, today announced that it plans to release 2(nd) quarter earnings results before the market opens on Monday, July 20, 2020. Management will discuss the results the same day in a live webcast at 7:30 a.m. CDT (8:30 a.m. EDT), which can be accessed on the company's website.

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FORT ATKINSON, Wis., July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Schools, public safety entities, museums, and a variety of other organizations have a simpler way to keep supplies and equipment organized: they can purchase Spacesaver storage solutions via the Sourcewell contract.

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NEENAH, Wis., July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Menasha Packaging Company, the industry's largest retail-focused packaging and merchandising supply chain solutions provider, was awarded one gold, four silver, seven bronze, and two budget OMA Awards on June 22-25 from Shop!, the global trade association dedicated to enhancing retail environments and experience. The awards recognize displays that set the precedents for excellence in merchandising and design in a variety of categories.

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MILWAUKEE, July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Frank P. Crivello, Chairman & Founder of Phoenix Investors ("Phoenix"), a national private commercial real estate firm headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, announced a contribution totaling $25,000 was donated to The New Horizon Center, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to serving children in out-of-home care in the city of Milwaukee's. New Horizon is located just north of Milwaukee's Riverwest Neighborhood. In the last three years, Phoenix has made contributions totaling $150,000 to The New Horizon Center, Inc.

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DE PERE, Wis., June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PAi's CoPilot for All initiative will allow all plans to receive automated Savings Alerts and utilize the Years of Retirement calculator tool, promoting engagement, understanding, and increased retirement savings. Now all plan participants will experience the CoPilot difference. In addition to these convenient tools, all retirement plans offered by PAi continue to have access to a wide range of educational resources and an award-winning customer care team.

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PORTAGE, Wis., June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TriEnda has introduced the Bulk Bag Pallet, an innovative new flexible intermediate bulk container (FIBC) solution designed to safely transport goods and prevent damage to bulk materials in transit at a cost competitive to wood pallets.

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MILWAUKEE, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As cities, states and countries begin to reopen, people that live and work in buildings will need assurance building owners and operators are taking every precaution to ensure health and safety, starting with the air they breathe. Though guidance around the transmission of COVID-19 continues to evolve, experts agree that indoor air quality should be a top priority. Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), a global leader in creating safe and secure building environments, is committed to helping create spaces that put people at ease.

MILWAUKEE, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TKO Miller is pleased to announce that Power Test Inc., an industry leader in the design, manufacture, and sale of dynamometers has acquired Taylor Dynamometer, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of market-leading engine, chassis, and towing dynamometers, as well as hydraulic test centers and controls.

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MILWAUKEE, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Frank P. Crivello, Chairman & Founder of Phoenix Investors ("Phoenix"), a national private commercial real estate firm headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, announced a contribution totaling $100,000 was made to Kingdom Faith Fellowship ("KFF"), a non-denominational church located just east of Milwaukee's Grover Heights Neighborhood. Given financial challenges exaggerated by the effects of COVID-19, Phoenix paid KFF's accumulated rental fees.

MILWAUKEE, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Rob Cleek has over 16 years of experience in information technology serving the Pharmacy Benefits Management (PBM), Retail and Financial industries. Now, as part of the PillarRx team, Rob is using his extensive experience to ensure that scalable and secure IT solutions, and a knowledgeable team, are ready to deliver on the essential insights our customers require.

APPLETON, Wis., June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Entrepreneur, social-media marketing expert, and Social Sensation CEO, Grant Wydeven recently announced the series release of his wealth-building videos and personal finance educational tools via his dedicated YouTube channel. To increase excitement and growing viewership, these videos will be paired with a routine cash giveaway. Grant Wydeven is a personal finance educator who works to bring wealth building into the mainstream, making advanced wealth-growing information accessible to all. The new YouTube channel will funnel much of its financial success directly back to its viewers, giving away advertising funding as the channel grows, incentivizing audiences to continue watching.

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KOHLER, Wis., June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohler Co., a global leader in the innovation and design of plumbing products, engines and generators, released its 2019 Social Impact Report. The Report highlights initiatives where Kohler can make the biggest impact on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Key areas of focus are providing equitable access to safe water and sanitation and responsible consumption and production. Kohler's efforts to improve its environmental performance are highlighted including a 43% reduction in greenhouse gas emission intensity and a 48% reduction in waste to landfill since 2008.

MILWAUKEE, June 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to uncover critical insights into patient behavior and serve as thought leaders within the healthcare real estate industry, Physicians Realty Trust (the "Company") commissioned an independent survey in five of the Company's largest markets to better understand consumer perceptions of healthcare facility safety within the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

MILWAUKEE, June 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Global Ratings ("S&P") has affirmed Northwestern Mutual's AA+ financial strength rating - the agency's highest rating awarded to any U.S. life insurer - in a recently released report. The report explains that, though Northwestern Mutual credit profile is AAA, S&P's rating is limited by their AA+ credit quality rating of the United States.

MILWAUKEE, June 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a psychiatric disorder in which a person has difficulty recovering after experiencing a terrifying event. PTSD Awareness day is observed on June 27, 2020. As this day approaches, the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) remembers Nafessa's story, a domestic violence survivor that sought help from a trauma psychologist in order to move forward and thrive.

WAUKESHA, Wis., June 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Generac(?) Power Systems (NYSE: GNRC) has introduced a new, more efficient approach to PV system design and optimization with PWRzone, a total system installation innovation that is faster, more robust and uses fewer complex components than module level power electronics (MLPEs).

MADISON, Wis., June 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Since joining Full Compass in 1985 as a national sales representative, Mark Nash has been an integral part of the success at Full Compass. Progressing through different operational departments, Nash created the FDW wholesale division in 1991. To this day, FDW still provides unique services to resellers counting on Full Compass for professional audio, video, and lighting needs. Known as an industry powerhouse for decades, Nash helped grow the company, under the leadership of owners Jonathan and Susan Lipp, into a highly respected and well-known entity. Susan Lipp noted, "Jonathan and I have known of Mark's intention to retire for a while. Mark and his wife Sharon have been very close friends for 35 years. We have traveled the world with them. We've grown up with them. They and their kids have been like family to us. Mark was our son Jeff's teaching assistant while he was at the University of Wisconsin studying Theater. Jeff said Mark was the best teacher he ever had, so we hired him. He earned every promotion as he earned our trust and love. Mark has been our active partner as the conscience for the company and its character and deserves our deepest respect and thanks for his dedication and wisdom."

MILWAUKEE, June 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- All-In Milwaukee, a college completion and career placement program, is dedicated to strengthening education and career opportunities among talented yet underrepresented youth through financial, academic, social and emotional, and career readiness support. Today, the organization announced 68 scholarships have been awarded to high-performing diverse students in Milwaukee for the coming school year.

MADISON, Wis., June 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A new poll conducted by YouGov on behalf of the nonprofit Healthy Minds Innovations (HMI) confirms what many U.S. office workers have been feeling: it's a stressful time filled with uncertainty, and most people are interested in new coping mechanisms to make it through.

MILWAUKEE, June 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- For millions of Americans, summer vacation looks a bit different this year. Some people feel comfortable traveling, but most do not. There is one place we can all safely travel to, however: the backyard! Perlick, a leading manufacturer of luxury refrigeration and bar equipment, can help you "escape" to an island tiki bar, a luxury resort lounge, or a swim-up bar, all in the comfort of your own backyard.

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., June 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Herzing University, an accredited, private nonprofit institution, and Marquette University, a Catholic, Jesuit university in Milwaukee, today announced Marquette Horizons at Herzing, an academic pathway program that gives prospective Marquette students from across the country a chance to start their college experience online through Herzing.

MILWAUKEE, June 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest set of findings from Northwestern Mutual's 2020 Planning & Progress Study highlights the impact that student debt can have on a financial plan. Among U.S. adults aged 18+ who hold student debt, the average amount is $24,155. The study also finds that 42% of Americans with student debt say that if they had to do it over, they wouldn't take a student loan at all.

MADISON, Wis., June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Trends Exchange reports we're amidst a great shift in corporate work culture, going from commuting to the office to telecommuting from home. Capitalizing on this trend is a long list of Remote Work Companies providing software and services to make telecommuting effective. When the pandemic wanes, companies across the nation will have a great decision to make: Do they maintain work-from-home practices in some capacity to capture the immense economic benefit?

NASHOTAH, Wis., June 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Techniplas (the "Company"), a provider of highly engineered technical solutions to the automotive, transportation, and industrial markets, today announced that, following a sale process through Chapter 11, the Company's business is now under new ownership with an improved balance sheet and will continue operating under the Techniplas name.

COLUMBUS, Wis., June 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- American Packaging Corporation has developed a recyclable lamination for applications that depend on high speed cohesive sealing systems. The new development (REC01) is part of the APC RE(TM) family of sustainable materials that have been engineered to meet production line performance and product protection standards in many common usages. "We have created an easy set of answers that can be quick to scale for brands who are looking for a path to meet sustainable packaging goals," said Jeff Travis who leads sustainable packaging programs on the Solutions Team at American Packaging. To automate the development process around a common solution family, the APC RE(TM) program is an innovative menu of pre-selected structures with product protection and production performance targets found in many common packaging applications. The APC method of predesigning sustainable solutions for applications is enabling packaging teams to quickly and efficiently satisfy their sustainability goals.

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., June 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Herzing University, an accredited, private nonprofit institution, today announced the launch of an online Master of Science in Nursing - Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (MSN-PMHNP) program. The new PMHNP concentration prepares students to apply for board certification as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).

MILWAUKEE, June 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- WEC Energy Group (NYSE: WEC) has been notified of an unsolicited mini-tender offer by TRC Capital Investment Corporation ("TRC") to purchase up to 1,500,000 shares of WEC Energy Group Stock at a price of $88.88 per share in cash. TRC's offer price is approximately 4.28 percent lower than the WEC Energy Group common stock closing price on June 5, 2020 ($92.85), the last trading day prior to the commencement of the offer, and lower than today's closing price of $89.86.