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Cupcake Bakery Closes Its Minneapolis And St. Paul Locations

The popular bakery said it plans to take advantage of the growth opportunities it sees online and at its Mall of America and Eagan stores.

January 07, 2016


Cargill Posts Second Quarter Shortcomings, Problems In Venezuela

Cargill, one of the world’s largest private companies, reported declined earnings in all four of its major business sectors.

January 07, 2016

Boom: There are more than 100 breweries up and running in Minnesota

It was a good year for beer lovers in Minnesota. Options for your next pint continue to grow as the craft beer industry booms. And it’s been quite the boom. Just 10 years ago, there were five...

January 06, 2016

Minnesota meat company recalls nearly 90,000 pounds of beef

A Sauk Rapids meat company is recalling nearly 90,000 pounds of beef products that may be contaminated with wood. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety Inspection Service announced...

January 04, 2016

The Punch Pizza Way

If Punch Neapolitan Pizza’s higher-wage initiative has been good for business, why isn’t the rest of the local restaurant trade following?

December 30, 2015

Local coffee shop is going national with its cold press drinks

People around the United States could soon be enjoying cold press coffee from a Minnesota company. Big Watt Cold Beverage Co. – named after the cold drink counterpart of Minneapolis-based Five Watt...

December 27, 2015


Hy-Vee Rolls Out Twin Cities Grocery Delivery

It joins a growing number of services that MSP residents can use to avoid visiting store shelves.

December 22, 2015

Chef, co-owner at popular Hell's Kitchen restaurant dies at age 61

Mitch Omer – the co-owner and chef at Hell’s Kitchen – loved to wear his Santa zoot suit at the restaurant during the holiday season, his wife Cynthia Gerdes wrote on the restaurant’s...

December 20, 2015

General Mills

General Mills Sales Fall, 2016 Outlook Lowered

The sale of Green Giant and a soft domestic market bit into the company’s bottom line.

December 17, 2015

Iron Range struggles bring about closure of city's only grocery store

The continued downturn in the Iron Range mining industry has claimed another victim – but this time it’s a grocery store. KBJR reports that Zup’s Food Market in Aurora will close next...

December 16, 2015

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