Ever since the announcement of Foxconn investing $10 billion toward a facility in wisconsin politicians and business owners alike have rejoiced, including those from the Manitowoc area. The reason for that is that some businesses could acquire a contract to supply the Taiwanese company with what they need. Obviously there are no guarantees as to who would be doing the supplying. Progress Lakeshore Executive Dicetor Peter Willis stated, “Certainly there will be competition. We want to be well positioned to take advantage of these opportunities. The facility will measure at around 20 million square feet, and could result in the creation of 22,000 jobs.