Northwest Business Magazine
Manufacturing Profiles: The Pathway to Our Prosperity

Uncover some of the ways the Rockford region’s manufacturing powerhouses are keeping up with rising demand, building a highly skilled workforce, feeding the jobs pipeline and investing in the community – all while serving clients the world over.

Officials with Leipzig/Halle Airport in Germany have entered into a strategic partnership with Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) in Rockford, with the hopes of creating mutual business development opportunities related to air cargo. RFD is America’s 22nd busiest airport by cargo moved, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
Local Manufacturing & Business Briefs

Discover some of the latest product launches and innovations happening within our region’s manufacturing companies.

Transform Rockford: Sense of Place Drives The ‘Come-Back Kids’

It’s easy to take for granted the good things available here in the Rockford area. But to these “boomerangers,” coming home was a conscious choice – one made all the easier by Rockford’s growing sense of place.

Success Stories: Gambino Realtors

You might recognize this Rockford-area real estate firm for its catchy jingles, but clever marketing is only part of the formula that’s helped this firm to become one of the region’s oldest and largest specialists in real estate.

The colorful Bar 360 at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, in Milwaukee, sits in the center of the gaming floor. It’s one of eight spots to enjoy drinks and food.
Success Stories: Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

From its beginnings as a bingo hall in a decaying neighborhood to one of the largest attractions in the Milwaukee area, this tribally owned casino is finding success in sharing its wealth.