Business owners and residents often describe Fitchburg as the "best of both worlds!" Minutes from the state capitol building, University of Wisconsin-Madison campus and State Street yet surrounded by family farms, community parks and miles of world class bike trails.

Promega Feynman Center

Promega, a global leader in providing innovative solutions and technical support to life scientists in academic, industrial and government settings, recently completed a new state of the art, 260,000 square foot complex at its Fitchburg Wisconsin headquarters. The new cGMP Facility called the Feynman Center, is dedicated to manufacturing molecular technology tools on fixed production lines and flexible manufacturing areas. Promega currently has a portfolio of more than 2,500 products covering the fields of genomics, protein analysis and expression, cellular analysis, drug discovery and genetic identity.

Hy-Vee Addition for Fitchburg

Fitchburg is adding an $18 million, 85,000-square-foot, full-service Hy-Vee supermarket in the Orchard Pointe commercial area at the intersection of U.S. Highway 18/151, Verona Road and Highway PD (McKee Road). The store will employ upwards of 400 people in full- and part-time positions.

The full-service supermarket will feature:

  • In-store restaurant with a variety of dining options.
  • Pharmacy with drive-up service.
  • HealthMarket offering natural and organic products along with the services of a staff dietitian and a chef.
  • Wine & spirits store.
  • Club room for classes and meetings.