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2014-06-28 16:20:46

Record Setting Event Helps Celebrate Kemps 100th Anniversary CEDARBURG, Wis., June 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To commemorate its 100(th) anniversary, Kemps Dairy set a Guinness World Record today for producing the "World's Largest Ice Cream Scoop," when it carved 733 containers worth of strawberry ice cream (equal to the length of a football field of the frozen dessert) into a gigantic scoop at the Cedarburg Strawberry Festival outside of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Carved by five...

2014-06-23 16:23:04

2,000+-Pound Ice Cream Scoop, Mobile Moooseum with Incredible Milking Cow Machine, Celebrate Kemps 100th Anniversary CEDARBURG, Wis., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of ice cream fans attending Cedarburg's Strawberry Festival on Sat., June 28 at noon will witness history in the making as Kemps attempts to set the Guinness World Record for "World's Largest Ice Cream Scoop" to commemorate the company's 100(th) Anniversary. Over 2,000 pounds of strawberry ice cream will be...

2011-03-16 07:00:00

ST. PAUL, Minn., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kemps is celebrating their second year of partnering with Joe and Teresa Mauer by kicking off the search to find the ultimate Mauer Fan'ily. The winning family, via Kemps' Facebook contest, will receive the ultimate prize - a chance to meet and chat with Joe and Teresa over a bowl of ice cream at their Kemps commercial shoot on April 11. To enter, families will visit the Kemps' Facebook page and submit a photo with a caption to explain why...

2011-02-04 09:42:00

ST. PAUL, Minn., Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, February 7, Kemps invites Wisconsin's Packers fans to join in a free ice cream sundae salute to the Green Bay Packers. In the event of a Packers win on Sunday, fans can visit the KempsCows Facebook page for a coupon to participate in Kemps' special Green Bay Packers Sundae Giveaway. The coupon and redemption will conclude at midnight on Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, and will only be available at participating Wisconsin stores and while...

2010-05-07 07:14:00

ST. PAUL, Minn., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Kemps today announced an All-Star addition to its lineup, as the company finalized details of a three-year agreement with baseball star Joe Mauer and the woman responsible for raising the three-time American League Batting Champion, his mother, Teresa Mauer. "My family's local roots are such an important part of my life and who I am," said (Joe) Mauer. "I grew up with Kemps. For as long as I can remember, my mom had Kemps milk and ice cream in the...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'