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Bakers Support STB Increase in Transparency, But More Needed to Improve the Shipping Crisis
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Bakers Support STB Increase in Transparency, But More Needed to Improve the Shipping Crisis

PRESS RELEASE – WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Bakers Association (ABA) applauds yesterday’s decision by the U.S. Surface Transportation Board (STB) to increase reporting requirements on all railroads.  ABA has been pressuring the STB to push railroads to report more data regarding shipping concerns.  “Requiring more information from all Class I rail carriers is critical … Continue reading

ABA Announces Board Keynote Speakers
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ABA Announces Board Keynote Speakers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Bakers Association’s (ABA) Board of Directors and the Board of the Allied Trades of the Baking Industry (ATBI) will convene in Dallas, Texas, on October 28 for their Joint Board Meeting. Keynote speakers Congressman Pete Sessions (TX-32) and Karen Hughes, Worldwide Vice Chair of Burson-Marsteller, will each address the group … Continue reading

Industry leaders, luminaries highlight economic impact of hospitality sector, “technical college effect”
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Industry leaders, luminaries highlight economic impact of hospitality sector, “technical college effect”

MADISON – Business, civic and education leaders gathered this week to highlight the economic impact of Wisconsin’s $17.5 billion hospitality and tourism sector, and the role of the Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) in delivering the talent that supports it. The events – in Madison on Tuesday evening, Sheboygan on Wednesday, and Milwaukee on Thursday … Continue reading

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Sweet Perfections kicked off Grand Opening with Cake Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

WAUKESHA, WI – Waukesha’s Mayor, Shawn Reilly, predicted “sweet success” for Sweet Perfections Bake Shoppe’s new location at the Grand Opening celebration on Saturday, September 20th. The event kicked off with an extraordinary ribbon cutting ceremony. Together, owners Ken and Peggy Heil, sliced through a red fondant ribbon curling over the top of three tiers … Continue reading