Well-heeled Chinese companies and consumers increasingly are stepping up to buy made-in-the-USA products. A Midwest shoemaker is ready to take advantage.
Updated: October 28, 2012, - 07:09 PM
Minnesota-led merger deals slipped in the third quarter, but year-end activity points to the best year for U.S. dealmakers since the recession.
Updated: October 21, 2012, - 09:02 PM
Just days after announcing the second-biggest acquisition in company history, Ecolab Inc. said Wednesday it will sell its vehicle-care business to Zep Inc. for about $120 million.
Updated: October 17, 2012, - 09:01 PM
The hair salon operator provides franchisees with resources and advice on transferring their businesses to next-generation owners.
Updated: October 13, 2012, - 05:30 PM
The state's corporate heavyweights are directing millions to hundreds of candidates nationwide.
Updated: October 06, 2012, - 07:19 PM
Permits issued in September were the highest in five years.
Updated: October 02, 2012, - 09:02 PM
A group seeks to replace the board of the small company.
Updated: September 26, 2012, - 07:28 PM
Most Minnesota stocks are moving in the right direction, and the Fed's action is an added boost.
Updated: September 16, 2012, - 12:50 PM
The Bloomberg-Star Tribune 100 index of Minnesota's largest publicly traded companies hit an all-time high Thursday as investors bet that the Federal Reserve's latest commitment to monetary stimulus will accelerate economic growth.
Updated: September 13, 2012, - 09:36 PM