ABC Supply Stadium, named after the giant construction-supply company that has its headquarters in Beloit, will be the home of the Beloit Snappers. This Class A minor league team is an affiliate of the Oakland Athletics.
In announcing its accomplishments for 2019, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. said it helped 289 businesses and places by providing assistance related to 16 different industries and more than $250 million in awards.
Beloit-based ABC Supply will acquire L&W Supply from United States Gypsum Corp in what is one of ABC’s largest acquisitions and comes on the heels of the purchase of Norandex Building Materials Distribution in late 2015.
The billionaire owner of a Beloit roofing and siding company and a prominent supporter of so-called right-to-work laws has given $5 million to a committee supporting Gov. Scott Walker’s presidential campaign.