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Colony Brands Foundation teams up with challenge gift for Monroe Public Library

A $500,000 challenge gift has been pledged by Colony Brands Foundation and Klondike Cheese Co. to lead a $1.5 million capital campaign for renovations to the Monroe Public Library. These businesses will match every two dollars donated with an additional dollar up to $500,000 and, if met, will provide an additional major contribution. “The library [...]

Celebrating our 95 Years! 

We’re excited to bring you special memories and moments in time each month throughout this year as we honor The Swiss Colony and Colony Brands, past and present.   Join us for this stroll through history, beginning with a few words from Ryan Kubly, Vice President of Strategic Planning, and Bob Erb, President & CEO. “As [...]

Peak Support Program is a Success

Our unique Associate Donation program had a new twist this year. That twist proved to be an unexpected, and likely unheard of, boost for almost 40 charitable organizations in southwest Wisconsin at the end of a turbulent year, and a shining example of our employee culture which is rooted in supporting communities and empowering others [...]

Internship Spotlight

By: Rudy Folk - Sr. Talent Aquisition Specialist   Internships have always been more than just a “job” at Colony Brands. Our program is an empowering experience for young professionals and is a key channel into our company’s talent pipeline. So, when we were faced with the threat from the coronavirus, rather than canceling our [...]

Colony Brands Employees Earn Volunteer Program Incentives

Congratulations to 51 Colony Brands employees whose giving nature has earned them recognition from the Community Volunteer Program. The Colony Brands Community Volunteer Program embraces our corporate purpose to “Empower People to Enrich Lives” by recognizing the efforts of our employees who give their time and talent to community organizations, initiatives and efforts.  Our company [...]

Colony Brands Foundation Teacher Recognition Winners!

The Colony Brands Foundation Teacher Recognition Program recently honored eight educators from the School District of Monroe with monetary awards.  The program recognizes an educator’s school and community service and significant, impactful contributions they have made in the district.  We are honored to announce the following recipients of the 2020 Colony Brands Foundation Teacher Recognition [...]

A message from President and CEO Bob Erb

Events over the past several days have brought unprecedented unrest across America and have sparked renewed reflection and dialogue about race, inequality, and fundamental fairness in our society.  This incredible scene has played out on our televisions, in our streets, and in the hearts of all Americans as we look for ways to have a [...]

Community Volunteer Program Quarterly Winner!

Congratulations to Tracy Meier, Benefits/Safety - Monroe  2020 Q1 Community Volunteer Program Quarterly Winner! Tracy is the winner of 100 BDCs to use on her favorite products from our family of brands! Thank you, Tracy, for making a difference! Together our employees gave over 2,000 hours from January through March this year - Thank you for Generously Supporting our Communities!

Staying Connected and Sharing Smiles!

As we work in “safe distance” environments to help keep our employees healthy, we are finding ways to still stay connected and share smiles!  Here’s just a few photos shared by our employees that can take us all to a virtual happy place!

Celebrating Safety Success! 

Safety is a top priority at Colony Brands and this is exemplified by the state and national recognition we receive.  Most recently, our company was awarded the 2019 National Safety Council Occupational Excellence Award for maintaining an injury and illness record better than or equal to 50% of the Bureau of Labor Statistics rating for [...]