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The Minneapolis co-creators of a Wi-Fi connected barbeque smoker canceled their Kickstarter campaign after deciding “to alter the current course of the Qbox market strategy.”
December 09, 2013
The Minneapolis-based asset management firm announced plans to hire 11 people away from a San Francisco-based boutique investment firm to bolster its consumer investment banking services.
Phillips Edison purchased the Northstar Marketplace—which is anchored by a Coborn’s grocery store—last week, marking its fourth shopping center acquisition in Minnesota.
Mosaic, which spun off from Cargill in 2004, said that it reached a deal to acquire 43.3 million restricted shares from the Margaret A. Cargill Foundation and the Anne Ray Charitable Trust.
A Minnesota-based toymaker is getting national media attention for his innovative idea, the Pioneer Press reports. Jeff Freeland Nelson’s YOXO product from his Play from Scratch toy company...
An environmental analysis on Minnesota’s first proposed copper-nickel mine has been released for public review and comment. The Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the...
December 06, 2013
A federal judge has denied Tom Petters’ last appeal to shave 20 years off of his 50-year sentence following convictions in a $3.65 billion Ponzi scheme. In late October, Petters appeared in...
December 05, 2013
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission said Thursday that Xcel Energy must take a detailed look at the future of its largest coal-fired power plant and study how soon its two oldest units could...
Governor Mark Dayton said more than $400 million from the budget surplus should be used for business and middle-class tax cuts.
3M, Ameriprise Financial, Ecolab, and UnitedHealth Group appeared on a recent Bloomberg list of 50 U.S. companies that excel in “civic engagement.”
Town Hall Brewery, which has grown in recent years through the addition of two satellite locations, is now investing roughly $600,000 to renovate its flagship brewpub.
The Minnesota-based companies appeared on a recent list of top stocks, as selected by a series of successful mutual fund managers and compiled by Fortune magazine.
St. Paul-based Merrill Corporation acquired Grossman & Cotter to expand its footprint throughout northern California.
Ryan Companies’ design team released several renderings of the planned ballpark, which is slated to open for the 2015 season.
The salon chain operator said it is implementing a “new capital allocation policy” as it attempts to turn itself around, and it determined that paying dividends is “not the best use of excess capital.”
About 26,000 people have now signed up for health insurance on MNsure, the state’s new online marketplace. Officials said about 11,000 signups were logged in October, and about 15,000 in...
December 04, 2013
Minnetonka-based UnitedHealth Group Tuesday spelled out the effects of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, on its business outlook, The Associated Press reported. UnitedHealth, which...
Minnesota has the fourth-highest level of average student debt, according to a new report that includes data from 1,075 public and private nonprofit four-year colleges and universities nationwide.
The women’s clothing retailer saw profits jump 140 percent during the third quarter, and its stock has risen 120 percent since it named a new CEO.
A few Minnesota merchants have begun to accept Bitcoin as payment for goods and services. TechDotMn reports that Minnesota, like the rest of the U.S., lags behind the curve on use of Bitcoins, but...
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