Target is still working on its fresh groceries revamp

The big shift with Target’s grocery section is chugging along, though not without some bumps in the road. On Wednesday, Reuters reported Target is looking at outside companies to help fix...

November 04, 2015

MN passed over for College Football Playoff – partly due to 'community fatigue'

College football’s national champion will not be crowned at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis in five years. Minneapolis and the Minnesota Vikings were in the running to host the College...

November 04, 2015

Investors Grill Famous Dave’s

Third quarter numbers “disappointing” under new management.

November 04, 2015


Cirrus Safety Feature Saves Former Walmart CEO

The aircraft manufacturer is the only in its industry to include parachutes in all of its products.

November 04, 2015


Stratasys Posts Stratospheric Losses In Q3

The commercial 3D printer manufacturer takes its heaviest hit to date with a $938 million loss in its third quarter.

November 04, 2015

Huge crop + low prices = grain overflowing storage bins

A beautiful summer in Minnesota produced corn and soybean crops that are on pace to set new records. Now what do we do with it all? The combination of record yields and low commodity prices means...

November 03, 2015

Minneapolis awaits decision on 2020 college football championship game

Minneapolis will soon find out if it will host another major sports event. The College Football Playoff will announce Wednesday where it will play the 2018, 2019 and 2020 national championship...

November 03, 2015

Minnesota will seek extension for driver's license security upgrades

Gov. Mark Dayton will ask the federal government for an extension to give Minnesota officials more time to comply with Real ID, the enhanced security requirements being rolled out for driver’...

November 03, 2015

Marco Purchased By Equity Investment Firm

NEP is one of the region’s largest and oldest investment firms.

November 03, 2015


Former Ameriprise Advisor Receives 88-Month Prison Sentence, $1M Fine

Susan Walker will serve seven years and four months in prison for a scheme involving stolen retirement money used to pay for a “lavish lifestyle.”

November 03, 2015


Hutchinson Technology Acquired By TDK For $126M

Once the world’s top supplier of hard disk drive suspension systems, Hutchinson said it would sell to its longtime rival from Japan, TDK Corporation.

November 03, 2015

Target closing 13 stores – including in Minnesota, Wisconsin communities

Target has announced another wave of store closures, with outlets in Minnesota and Wisconsin among them. The Minneapolis-based retailer wielded the axe on 13 stores Tuesday, with a spokesperson...

November 03, 2015


Co-Working Space Industrious Opens In Minneapolis

The company offers an alternative to area heavyweight CoCo.

November 03, 2015

'Pillsbury's Best Flour' sign is relit in downtown Minneapolis

Call it a red letter day for the Minneapolis skyline. After a yearlong restoration project, the historic 30-foot-tall Pillsbury sign – the bright red glowing letters that spell “Pillsbury...

November 02, 2015


U Of M, United States Golf Association Form Research Partnership

The USGA wants to revitalize the game of golf with the help of the state’s largest higher education institution.

November 02, 2015

Discounts, reward programs continue for slow-growing medical pot biz

The discounts for medical pot will continue. Minnesota Medical Solutions is continuing its 50 percent off deal for first-time customers, it announced Monday. The deal – which was initially started...

November 02, 2015

Motorsports bar closing to make way for new Hy-Vee

The American Motorsports Bar and Grill in Cottage Grove is closing at the end of this month, the South Washington County Bulletin reports. The owner of the “car bar,” as the paper...

November 02, 2015

Best Buy will help create the rules for drones in the US

Best Buy will be among the companies to help draft federal rules on drones. Parker Brugge, Best Buy’s director of government affairs, landed a seat on a 26-person FAA task force that will...

November 02, 2015


Survey: Worsening Business Conditions Ahead

TCB's Quarterly Economic Indicators survey

October 30, 2015

Target's Holiday season: Free shipping, international delivery, lots of Star Wars

Target has lifted the curtain on its plans for the 2015 Holiday season, with the return of free shipping for online purchases among the headlines. Starting Monday, Target won’t charge a...

October 30, 2015

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