Illinois Manufacturers’ Association

Bellwood-Made Nerds Gummy Clusters Candy Makes Top 16 In ‘Coolest Thing’ Contest

Saturday, March 6, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  After nearly 100,000 votes were cast, Nerds Gummy Clusters Candy, which is made in the Ferrara Candy Company plant at 3000 Washington Blvd. in Bellwood, was in the top 16 in the second-annual “Makers Madness” bracket-style tournament. The tournament is sponsored by the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association and Comcast Business. The […]

4 Proviso-Made Products Nominated For ‘The Coolest Thing Made In Illinois’ Contest

Friday, February 26, 2021 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews  Four products made in the Proviso Township area are in the running to become “The Coolest Thing Made In Illinois.” The distinction goes to the winner of the second annual “Makers Madness” contest hosted by the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association (IMA) and presented by Comcast Business. The competition “shines a light […]