Speech-Language Pathologist Used Furlough to Launch Wellness Startup
Speech-Language Pathologist Used Furlough to Launch Wellness Startup

Alison Weinlaeder launched Cardiomelon, a St. Paul-based fitness subscription platform that pairs cognitive and physical exercises, in April as a way to help herself and her former patients.


As Digital Sales Soar, Target Rolls Out Instagram Shopping
As Digital Sales Soar, Target Rolls Out Instagram Shopping

The company says it’s the first mass retailer to place its products on Instagram Checkout.


Medtronic Sales Slide 26 Percent in Q4
Medtronic Sales Slide 26 Percent in Q4

CEO says that the company’s financial position “remains strong.”


Businesses Appear Skittish in PPP’s Second Round
Businesses Appear Skittish in PPP’s Second Round

The first wave of Paycheck Protection Program funding ran out in a few days, but there’s still money left in the second round. Many companies have lingering questions about loan forgiveness.


Virtual Events to Keep You Plugged In
Virtual Events to Keep You Plugged In

Digital webinars, conferences, meetings, and more to keep you learning and networking while stuck at home.


Megamall Falling Behind on Mega-Mortgage
Megamall Falling Behind on Mega-Mortgage

Mall of America owners look to modify loan amid Covid-19 crunch.


Minnesota State Fair Is Off
Minnesota State Fair Is Off

In a statement, general manager Jerry Hammer said canceling the fair is “the right thing to do.”


Minnesota Unemployment Rate Hits 8.1 Percent
Minnesota Unemployment Rate Hits 8.1 Percent

More than 695,000 Minnesotans have applied for unemployment insurance since mid-March.


Minneapolis Regional Chamber, TwinWest Chamber of Commerce to Merge
Minneapolis Regional Chamber, TwinWest Chamber of Commerce to Merge

The consolidation was discussed pre-pandemic, but the current situation propelled the process.


Best Buy’s Earnings, Revenue Slide in Q1
Best Buy’s Earnings, Revenue Slide in Q1

Even with online sales up, the company’s revenue fell in the quarter.