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Self-serve beer machines now available at Target Field

Sick of waiting in line to buy a beer at a busy concession stand at Target Field? Never fear, beer is here… and it’s being delivered to fans in a brand new way. Self-serve beer stations...

July 07, 2014

Loews Minneapolis Hotel

New Owner Renames Graves 601, Replaces Bradstreet

The Graves 601 is now called Loews Minneapolis Hotel and is planning a $7 million renovation; it also filled the former Bradstreet Craftshouse space with a new concept called Cask Cookhouse.

July 07, 2014

Gluten Free Chex Oatmeal

General Mills To Add 150 New Products (See Photos)

They include protein-rich cereal and yogurt; boldly flavored snacks such as habanero lime Chex Mix; gluten-free foods, including granola, oatmeal, and pizza crusts; indulgent desserts such as “stuffed cookies”; and more.

July 07, 2014

Fulton taproom

Eight Mpls Restaurants, Breweries Plan Bigger Patios

Smack Shack, World Street Kitchen, Fulton Beer, Day Block Brewing Company, Louie’s Wine Dive, Lake & Irving, Yogurt Lab, and Agra Culture hope to add outdoor space.

July 03, 2014

Lawson Commons in St. Paul, where Flagstone Foods is headquartered.

Flagstone Foods’ MN Presence Intact After $860M Sale

Although the St. Paul-based snack food company was bought by an out-of-state competitor, the buyer is keeping the Minnesota employees where they are.

July 03, 2014

300 Laid Off As Cattle Shortage Shuts South St. Paul Beef Plant

Dakota Premium said it does not know how long the plant will be closed.

July 03, 2014

Hard Rock Cafe Seeks 150 Workers For MOA Location

As the Hard Rock Cafe prepares to return to the Twin Cities in mid-August, it’s looking to hire 150 new employees.

July 02, 2014

Hormel bulks up portfolio with purchase of Muscle Milk line

Late Monday night, Austin, Minnesota-based Hormel Foods announced plans to pay $450 million for CytoSport Holdings, the maker of Muscle Milk. The Star Tribune reports that the deal is expected to...

July 01, 2014

Dunkin' Donuts rolls out the first of 50 planned shops

A hole in the Minnesota doughnut scene has been closed with the reopening of a popular national chain. After a 10-year absence, Dunkin’ Donuts is back. ABC6 News in Austin reports the chain...

June 30, 2014

Lawson Commons in St. Paul, where Flagstone Foods is headquartered.

Illinois Co. Buys St. Paul Snack Maker For $860M

Flagstone Foods, which in 2012 received state funding to relocate its headquarters and add jobs in St. Paul, has now agreed to be bought by TreeHouse Foods, Inc.

June 30, 2014

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