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Door County Pulse: Vote for the Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin

Voting is open for the Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin, and the Mark W. Barker has been nominated. The new, 639-foot bulk carrier built at Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding in Sturgeon Bay was given a ceremonial launch in October 2021, and it was officially christened this year. Owned by Interlake Steamship – the largest privately held shipping company on the Great Lakes – ...

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Madison Minutes: What’s the coolest thing made in Wisconsin?

What's the coolest thing made in Wisconsin? Seriously, the Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce group wants to know. The group, which is made up of the state chamber of commerce, state manufacturers’ association, and state safety council, has put on the competition for the past seven years. Nominees for this year's title include plenty of beer-and-cheese-centric novelties as well some out-there ...

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Eau Claire Leader Telegram: Local products in ‘Coolest Thing’ competition

Nine products made in west-central Wisconsin made it into the “Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin.” There were 121 Wisconsin-made products nominated for the annual competition and voting is open until 5 p.m. Tuesday to narrow the field to 16. To vote for your favorite products in the contest, go to madeinwis.com. After the current round of voting closes at 5 p.m. ...

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Green Bay Press Gazette: ‘Stranger Things’-inspired pizzas made in Milwaukee vie for ‘Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin’ title

"Stranger Things" fans, Palermo's Pizza is counting on you to help Surfer Boy Pizza make a deep run in this year's Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin contest. Surfer Boy Pizza and its delivery driver Argyle, played by Eduardo Franco, may be based in Lenora Hills, California, in Season 4 of the wildly-popular Netflix show. But the real, frozen Surfer Boy ...

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The 715 Newsroom: What’s cooler than being cool…

What’s the coolest thing made in Wisconsin? This annual contest sponsored by Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) and Johnson Financial Group highlights the state’s vibrant manufacturing industry. After products are nominated, they compete in a popular vote that sets the field for Manufacturing Madness. First-round voting goes through Tuesday, September 27 at 5 p.m. The top 16 nominees are then ...

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Central WI News: Freudenthal clotheslines in running to be coolest thing made instate

A longtime Taylor County business is in the running to be the coolest thing made in Wisconsin. Freudenthal Manufacturing of Medford was selected to be in this year’s statewide competition for their clotheslines. People can vote for Freudenthal, or other nominees, by going to www.madeinwis.com. Voting can be done once every 24 hours. Read more from Central WI News here. 

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BizTimes: Voting now open for the ‘Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin’ contest

Voting is now open for the Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce 2022“Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin” contest. Last year’s winners included Mequon-based Mul Technologies for its Mobile Autonomous Robotics Cart and Harley-Davidson’s Milwaukee Eight Engine. The first round of voting for the contest is open through Sept. 27 at 5 p.m. Nominations will then be cut down to the top 16 “Coolest Things Made in Wisconsin.” Participants are ...

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Fox 11: Voting begins for ‘The Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin’ contest

This year’s nominees include a number of things made right in Northeast Wisconsin like folding chairs from KI in Bonduel, Big Bag Yellow Popcorn from Valley Popcorn in Neenah, the 50 GLS Yacht from Cruisers Yachts in Oconto, the Great Plate from Bethrick in Oshkosh and Hercules Pickleball Net from Carron Net Co. in Two Rivers. The first round of ...

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