Mayville product nominated in state’s ’2019 Coolest Thing’ contest

A division of Metalcraft of Mayville, Scag Power Equipment has created the Windstorm — a stand-on blower of leaves, sand dust, and more. This conversation is moderated according to USA TODAY’s community rules. Please read the rules before joining the discussion. A Division of Metalcraft of Mayville, Scag Power Equipment has created the Windstorm, a stand-on blower that can blow leaves, sand, dust and more. It is nominated for the 2019 Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin contest. (Photo: Courtesy of Metalcraft of Mayville) Scag Power Equipment, a division of Metalcraft of Mayville, created a new device to blow leaves, sand, dust and more, and it was recently nominated for the 2019 Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin Contest. Held annually by Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce and Johnson Financial group since 2016, the competition looks to “highlight the state’s manufacturing industry,” according to the contest’s website. Previous winners include Sea Salt Caramel Pecan Kringle from De Pere’s Uncle Mike’s Bake Shop, Oshkosh Corporations Joint Light Tactical Vehicle and Harley Davidson’s Milwaukee Eight Engine. This year, there are more t...

The September 2019 “Allure” Beauty Box: See All the Product Samples You Could Get This Month

This month, the box is filled exclusively with products that have won Best of Beauty in the past and that still hold special places in our hearts (and medicine cabinets). There’s the ultimate frizz-busting shampoo, the perfect neutral lip crayon, and a highlighter that delivers the sexiest sheen you can get from a stick. Plus, tips for getting even more out of these Best of Beauty Award–winning products and a behind-the-scenes look at our months-long process for awarding the best of the best in makeup, skin care, hair care, and more — all packaged in a new box. Plus, your first box is only $10, and new members get a special gift! This month, it will be the Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb perfume. “This highlighter is clear and glitter-free, so it gives you a lit-from-within look in the most natural way possible. It’s also foolproof: Just tap it on your cheekbones to achieve a dewy sheen. You can use it on your eyelids too for allover radiance. The highlighter gets its glow from superfine pearlescent pigments and has a pretty golden tint. It’s a universally flattering way to attract light to the high points of your face without looking made up. And even though it’s a balm, it ...

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Today, American Trucking Associations announced it is renewing WABCO, the leading

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Today, American Trucking Associations announced it is renewing WABCO, the leading global supplier of braking control systems and other advanced technologies, as an ATA Business Solutions Featured Product Provider. “Effective brakes and brake systems have always played a key role in the trucking industry and the safety of America’s highways,” said ATA President and CEO Chris Spear. “WABCO upholds the safety standards that are essential to us and our members as trucking moves into the future.” WABCO is the pioneer behind single-piston air disc brake technology. MAXXUS single-piston Air Disc Brakes (ADB) offer up to 25 percent fewer parts compared to double-piston designs, which reduces complexity and can lead to easier maintenance and increased vehicle uptime. “WABCO’s industry leading, single-piston air disc brake technology for commercial vehicles provides a strong foundation for autonomous trucks and trailers of the future,” said Jon Morrison, WABCO president, Americas. “ADB plays an essential role in active braking as the industry works towards the goal of autonomy and plato...

The Best Fashion Accessories In Nordstrom’s New Arrivals

This story was written in collaboration with Forbes Finds. Forbes Finds covers products we think you’ll love. Featured products are independently selected and linked to for your convenience. If you buy something using a link on this page, Forbes may receive a small share of that sale. It finally feels like summer, and Nordstrom’s new arrivals are ready for it. Filled with poppy colors, breezy hemlines, and a retro attitude, both their new men’s and women’s stock reflect the change in seasons, while their home goods department has a laid-back feel that says—no, softly whispers—“it’s vacation time.” Whether you’re a champion of the “ugly shoe” or just looking for footwear to transcend the seasons, this clog is for you. The calf hair is a casual nod to the current animal-print trend, yet maintains a rustic elegance that will outlive any passing fad. This shoe is the stuff of summertime dreams—market bags and sleepy main streets, well-tended-to gardens, maybe Ina Garten off in the distance. Pair with some relaxed jeans or a favorite sundress. This dress is timeless and ageless: the tie around the waist is feminine and flattering, yet completely relaxed. With jewel tones rich enough...