— Bubble tea, donut topping dispenser and taco bar were the three winning ideas out of the Wisconsin Business World competition.
Wisconsin Business World is a program of the WMC Foundation. In partnership with Kwik Trip, it announced the winners of the inaugural 2021 Spring Innovation and Production competitions for students in grades 6-12.
Participants were tasked with developing and launching a new product that could be sold in the Kwik Trip stores,
The winners of the Wisconsin Business World and Kwik Trip Innovation Competition are:
*Hezekiah Punzel from Fox Valley Lutheran High School; winning idea: bubble tea
*Kaitlyn Winningham from Merrill High School; winning idea: a donut topping dispenser
*Tracy Bye, Bella Finch, and Dayne Hoff from La Crosse Logan High School; winning idea: taco bar
— Students could also choose to design a T-shirt and to develop a supply chain plan to distribute the apparel.
The winners of the Wisconsin Business World and Kwik Trip Production Competition are:
*Jeeyoon-Becca Lee and Emma Liebzeit from Fox Valley Lutheran High School
*Austin Kerbs and Adam Schmoeker from Fox Valley Lutheran High School
*Aidan Nytes from Kimberly High School
The top three finalists/teams for each competition will receive a $500 cash prize.