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A Grand Update on The Avenue

A Grand Update on The Avenue

By Jerramy Jannene, Urban Milwaukee Work is steadily progressing on the transformation of the former Shops of Grand Avenue mall into a mixed-use development known as The Avenue. Engineering firm GRAEF will move its headquarters and 170 jobs to a new space on the...

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Hempel buys former Dairy Queen headquarters for $7M

Hempel buys former Dairy Queen headquarters for $7M

By William Morris, Finance & Commerce If the former Dairy Queen headquarters in Edina can’t be turned into apartments, Hempel Cos. is more than happy to keep it as offices. Minneapolis-based Hempel is buying the IDQ Building at 7505 Metro Blvd. in Edina for $7...

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Graef moving HQ offices, 170 jobs to Grand Avenue

Graef moving HQ offices, 170 jobs to Grand Avenue

by Sean Ryan, Milwaukee Business Journal Graef in late 2019 will move its headquarters and 170 jobs to new office space in The Shops of Grand Avenue in a move the president said will provide the urban environment his employees want. The engineering and design firm is...

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