Stormy Stories, Volume 2


Welcome to our next Stormy Stories post. In this series we’ll celebrate the unique, rugged, down-to-earth and genuine people we’re proud to call our customers. We found Randee the very first year we put out a call on Facebook for models, and she returned to work with us again this year. Randee reminds us a […]

Employee Profiles: Barb Wilman


I’ve made over half a million hats; I’m still here and counting. Barb Wilman, Sewing Machine Operator My job at Stormy Kromer just sort of fell in my lap. I’ve been here for over 20 years now and I’m proud of the work I do. We’re all proud to be here and happy to do […]

Stormy Stories, Vol. 1


Welcome to the first installment in a new blog series:  Stormy Stories. In this series we’ll celebrate the unique, rugged, down-to-earth and genuine people we’re proud to call our customers. Today it’s our pleasure to introduce Keith Collick. A native of Negaunee in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, Keith may look the slightest bit familiar to you. […]

Plaid Crazy


Stormy Kromer and plaid just seem to go together. Like peas and carrots. Chocolate and peanut butter. Ida and George. And it happens to be the time of year when we ask you to help us name new plaids we’re working on for 2015. But before we get to that, we thought we’d revisit a […]

Rheba Mabie Zimmerman: Living Legend 2014

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RHEBA MABIE ZIMMERMAN NAMED STORMY KROMER LIVING LEGEND AT THE TENDER AGE OF 36. UW-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine chosen for Stormy Kromer donation. Unless you’re 90, heck, even if you’re 90, you probably haven’t imagined half the adventures and challenges our newest Living Legend has seen in her young life. Which is precisely why her […]

An update on Phil Beatty, the man who credits his Kromer as a life-saver.


“I tell everyone I know to buy a Kromer. You never know how much it could mean to you.” Phil Beatty couldn’t tell you a thing about the accident that nearly killed him. Which is good because, well, it nearly killed him. You see, he was driving along a winter roadway last January, when an […]

Bob visits the Kromer Kap Kulture Klub

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Some of our loyal blog readers may remember a post from a few years ago when we introduced you to the Kromer Kap Kulture Klub.  Well, we’re happy to say that this year, our CEO, Bob Jacquart, joined them for a meal. A brief refresher: The Klub is a group of men who gather each […]

Meet Living Legend Finalist Elizabeth Tigue

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Nominated by: Bethany Dunning, friend & colleague Back in 2006, I met Liz, a high school biology teacher, at an after-work function. Several short weeks later, I was out in the woods with Liz, chaperoning a wilderness survival trip with 40+ high schoolers, along with her husband Tim. Liz grew up in the outdoors, and […]