Author: WTN News

With only two other international licensing specialists, neither interested in mid-sized companies, New Berlin's Software ONE thinks the time is right to dip its toes in the international waters. The Wisconsin software licenser company has merged with a Swiss firm to establish a global presence....

The shareholders of Bruker BioSciences, the parent of Bruker AXS in Madison, have approved the purchase of its affiliate company, Bruker Optics, Inc. The move should allow Bruker BioSciences to expand its market reach into a number of scientific and medical fields....

With an eye toward paying down debt and future acquisitions, Milwaukee's Brady Corp. has raised $137 million in an offering of common stock. The company, which manufacutres signs and labels used in cell phones and PDAs, sold 4 million shares valued at $36 per share....

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation would like to promote entrepreneurialism in a variety of disciplines outside the Business School. Toward that end, the Kansas City-based organization is putting up $35 million to reward schools that come up with the most innovative propoposals, and UW-Madison is...