Brookings study cites Milwaukee`s water tech hub as a model industry cluster

A recent study from The Brookings Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based research institute, names Milwaukee`s regional water technology industry, championed by The Water Council, as one of the best industry clusters in the nation.

The study, Rethinking Cluster Initiatives, from the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program, serves as guidance for metropolitan leaders who may need help identifying and embracing industry clusters in their region to grow the economy. Milwaukee was used as one of five case studies that reflect a successful industry cluster...   ...more

Ken Notes: The idea of industry clusters is brilliant! This is why I believe that the Oscar Meyer plant would be perfect as a marketing / production hub for meat and / or organic produce. The UW could add some expertise, class space and maybe even some Babcock ice cream. Companies like Jack Link and Johnsonville could market from the site.

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