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WISC-TV Madison: ‘Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin’ to be named Wednesday

MADISON - The “Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin” will be named later today. Four finalists remain in the WMC’s annual contest highlighting the best and most unique items manufactured in the Badger state. The final four items are a Mobile Autonomous Robotic Cart from MuL Technologies in Mequon, Nano Preemie Diapers from Kimberly-Clark in Neenah, an Electric Rope Shovel from Caterpillar ...

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Milwaukee Public Radio: Robotic Cart From Mequon, Adaptive Clothing Made By Mom And Daughter Are ‘Coolest Things’ Finalists

MILWAUKEE - A mother and daughter who make adaptive clothing for kids with health problems. A Mequon company which makes a robotic cart that has a British accent. Those are two of the four finalists in this year's Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin contest, which is run by the state business group Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce. The winner will be announced ...

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Appleton Post Crescent: A Different Kind of Vote

APPLETON - Kimberly-Clark’s Nano diapers, made for preemies up to two pounds, are a final four nominee in the “Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin,” contest, an annual Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce promotion. Anyone can vote at madeinwis.com up until the winner is named Wednesday. Besides K-C’s diapers made in Neenah, Plexus in Neenah and the Boldt Co. in Appleton had also ...

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WHBY Radio: K-C preemie diaper makes final round of contest

NEENAH - A diaper for the smallest newborns from Kimberly-Clark is in the last round of a statewide contest. The Huggies Nano Preemie Diapers advanced to the “final four” of “The Coolest Things Made in Wisconsin.” Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce spokesman Nick Novak says they’re produced at a plant in the Fox Cities. They’re for premature babies weighing less than two ...

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FOX11 Green Bay: Kimberly-Clark’s preemie diapers finalist for ‘Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin’ contest

GREEN BAY - Northeast Wisconsin has one of the finalists in the “Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin” contest. Kimberly-Clark’s Nano preemie diapers will compete with items from Caterpillar, MuL Technology, and C.C. Moo. The diapers were specially designed with NICU nurses and neonatal therapists to make them comfortable and functional for babies weighing less than two pounds. This is the final ...

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Final Round of Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin Contest Starts Today

Top 4 Products to Compete in Popular Vote Round to Determine Winner MADISON – Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) and Johnson Financial Group announced on Monday the Top 4 products moving on in the Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin contest. Nearly 100,000 votes have been cast so far, and the final round of voting will take place from Tuesday, Oct. ...

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NBC26 Green Bay: Top 8 announced in Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin contest

GREEN BAY - Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (MWC) along with Johnson Financial Group released the top eight finalists earlier this week for the 2020 coolest thing made in Wisconsin contest. South Milwaukee's Caterpillar Global Mining, is one of the eight remaining as its electric rope shovel (#7 seed) has made it to the second round of voting. The electric rope shovel ...

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WHBY Radio: 3 local companies left in ‘Coolest Thing’ contest

APPLETON - Three local businesses are still alive in an online contest. Eight companies are left in the “Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin” competition. The local ones are Mercury Marine in Fond du Lac, Kimberly-Clark in Neenah, and The Boldt Company in Appleton. Lakeside Plastics in Oshkosh and Plexus in Neenah were eliminated in the last round. Voting in the current ...

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