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Timberwolves, Lynx Announce China-Based TCL As ‘Official TV' Partner

This marks the first partnership the basketball organizations have made with a Chinese business since Lizhang Jiang became a minority stakeholder in the summer.

October 24, 2016


General Mills Releasing Two Girl Scout Cookie Cereals Next Year

The cereals will be based on Thin Mints and Caramel Crunch (or Samoa) cookies.

October 24, 2016


Prince Exhibit With Never-Before-Shown Items Opens At Mall Of America

The exhibit will include branded merchandise and is expected to draw an international audience.

October 20, 2016


Code42 Opens Denver Office

The company is chasing tech talent.

October 20, 2016


Target Chooses Victoria Beckham As Next Spring Collection Series

Designers small and large have partnered with Target for years for its spring collection series, which has proven to be popular among shoppers.

October 20, 2016


MN Unemployment Rate Steady In September

Employers added 1,900 jobs and six out of the state’s 11 industries reported increased employment figures.

October 20, 2016


Surly’s Head Of Brewing Operations Todd Haug Retires

Haug helped found the brewery and spent a decade with the organization.

October 19, 2016


Former Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf Steps Down From Target Board

News of Stumpf’s exit comes shortly after his resignation from Wells Fargo over the bank’s fraudulent account scandal.

October 19, 2016

Edina Man Sues Citrus Systems, Claims Juice Plant Gave Him Legionnaires’

Christopher Jones, who is still dealing with complications from the airborne disease, is seeking $50,000 in damages from the Hopkins juice manufacturer.

October 19, 2016

Medical Alley

Minnesota Medical Companies Raise $117M In Q3

Medical device companies continued to dominate the field, according to the Medical Alley Association's latest report.

October 19, 2016


St. Jude’s Sales Jump 12 Percent During Q3

However, this was undercut by new claims from research firm Muddy Waters that additional St. Jude products were vulnerable to hacking.

October 19, 2016

Report: Employers’ Health Plan Costs Actually Dropped This Year

UBA survey finds average annual health plan cost dipped to $9,727 from $9,736 in 2015.

October 19, 2016


U Of M Seeks $23.5M To Expand MnDRIVE Research Aligned With Economic Growth Goals

State-funded program focuses on biotech, other fields with commercialization promise.

October 19, 2016

Omaha-based Dundee Opens Mpls Office In Search Of High-Growth Tech Startups

The early-stage investment has so far raised $20 million of a $30 million funding round, which it plans to distribute to promising tech entrepreneurs.

October 18, 2016


Optum Sales, Profits Push UnitedHealth Into Positive Q3

UnitedHealth expects its sales and profit growth to continue into its final quarter as it downsizes its Obamacare plan offerings to three states.

October 18, 2016


How Minnesota Employers Are Trying To Get More Students Interested In Manufacturing

Government, employers and nonprofit organizations are trying to raise awareness about manufacturing jobs — and to combat some negative stereotypes.

October 18, 2016


The Story Behind Target's Iconic Logo

It's recognized by 96 percent of American shoppers.

October 18, 2016


Total Cost Of Care In Minnesota Rose 5.6 Percent Last Year

A recent report found that take-home pharmaceuticals experienced the sharpest price increase with a 9.3 percent year-over-year rise.

October 18, 2016


Supervalu’s Discount Grocery Chain Save-A-Lot To Sell For $1.4B

Investment firm Onex Corporation appears to be purchasing Save-A-Lot for a bargain as it was previously valued at $1.8 billion.

October 17, 2016


How Natural Sodas Line Joia Altered Its Formula To Bolster Sales

After studying how customers used its product, St. Louis Park-based Joia took that information and developed a new product that’s attracting deals with the Target Center and even a Vegas hotel chain.

October 14, 2016

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