Kenosha County Economic Development

2018 Business Relocation Guide for Southeast Wisconsin

Business that are considering southerastern Wisconsin as a place to move or expand will be pleased to know there is […]

Haribo plans include 1,450 jobs, a heliport, museum and fitness center

Haribo of America LLC will likely break ground on its production plant in Pleasant Prairie in 2019, and while it’s […]

Standing O!

KABA recently hosted the Ovation Awards program, our annual salute to business and entrepreneurship. This is one of my favorite events of […]

Pleasant Prairie Plan Commission recommends approval of Main Street Market Development

During a public hearing on Monday, April 16 the Pleasant Prairie Plan Commission considered and sent a recommendation to the […]

City of Kenosha receives $250,000 state grant to support development of downtown hotel

WEDC investment will support $26 million transformation of Heritage House building The City of Kenosha has received a $250,000 state […]

Haribo picked Wisconsin over 7 Illinois sites, including Motorola, Sears campuses

When German gummy bear maker Haribo selected Pleasant Prairie for its first production operation in the United States, the company […]

Chicago firm proposes 1 million square feet of industrial space in Kenosha

A Chicago development firm is eyeing a 66-acre site near the Uline and Amazon facilities in Kenosha for two industrial […]

Willkommen Haribo! Total Team Effort Lands One of the Largest FDI Projects in Wisconsin’s History!

The recent news that HARIBO would build its first U.S. production facility in Pleasant Prairie was met with tremendous excitement. […]

Rehrig Pacific never wants trash to be a dirty word

Willie Harju hates to see loose trash bags lining Kenosha streets on trash collection day. Not only is it unsightly, […]