For Dayton's developers, the price tag is big and the spotlight is bright

For Dayton's developers, the price tag is big and the spotlight is bright

They will spend about $190 million to remodel the old department store.

Sun Country sets bag, seat fees; carry-ons will cost the most

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Sun Country sets bag, seat fees; carry-ons will cost the most
Passengers who book tickets for flights in the New Year will have to select between three baggage "bundles" depending on whether they want to carry-on, check or not bring luggage on a flight.

Duluth Pack, Minnetonka Moccasin team up for new line of bags, moccasins

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Duluth Pack, Minnetonka Moccasin team up to produce a limited edition line of slippers and bags for holidays.
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MPCA fines egg facility for release of fecal bacteria, other contaminants

State says Le Sueur plant endangered groundwater with tainted discharges.
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The biggest IPO of all time is having trouble getting off the ground

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Was your company one of the Top Workplaces of 2017?
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Variety
11:31am

Cisco Systems buying BroadSoft for $1.9 billion cash

Cisco Systems Inc. will pay about $1.9 billion cash to buy BroadSoft Inc. in a move aimed at expanding its communications software offerings.
Business
11:26am

Potlatch to buy Deltic, create 2 million-acre timber giant

Potlatch is buying Deltic Timber Corp. in a stock deal, creating a company with nearly 2 million acres of woodlands in the South and Pacific Northwest.
Business
11:24am
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Amazon is growing faster than any big U.S. company maybe ever

The online retailer is morphing into data systems, logistics and media. One constraint: Getting enough people.
Minneapolis
11:24am

Mpls. agency to pay $400K for cheating 92 nursing staffers of OT pay

The U.S. Labor Department says the agency carried out the scheme for two years.
ST50: 2017 ranking of Minn. companies
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The Star Tribune 50 is a measure of the largest publicly held companies with headquarters in Minnesota ranked by revenue.
Business
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Tax reform could add up to billions for Minnesota's biggest companies

Minnesota's biggest companies would see billions in relief – but what about workers?
Minneapolis
October 23
A rendering of one of the spaces in the revamped Macy's/Dayton's building in downtown Minneapolis.

Revived Dayton's building to be eclectic mix of new-age retail, office space

The lower levels of what they are now calling "the Dayton's project" will be filled with stores, restaurants and a food hall with a mix of trendy vendors and dining options. The upper floors will be office space with a health club and large outdoor terrace.
Business
October 23

Target plans fewer promotions it hopes will pack bigger holiday punch

After a disappointing 2016, the retailer is changing its strategy.
Business
October 22

In bid to save on fuel, 18-wheelers may start platooning on U.S. highways

Move would cut fuel costs, but raises safety concerns.
Business
October 22

CEO maps new route for Winnebago

Michael Happe is leading a resurgence of one of the most famous names in the recreation vehicle industry.
Business
October 22

Jobs calendar

Upcoming jobs-related events in the Twin Cities.
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October 22

Recent bankruptcy filings in Minneapolis and St. Paul

An overview of filings in the Twin Cities.
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October 22

Small business calendar

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October 22

Avoid these temptations in business dealings

When you meet temptation, turn to the right.
Business
October 22

Business calendar

An overview of upcoming business-related events in the Twin Cities.
Business
October 22

Midwest insider trading

An overview of stock activity by executives.
Business
October 22

Mergers and acquisitions involving Minnesota companies

An overview of dealings involving Minnesota companies.
Business
October 22

Do benefits of being a benefit corporation outweigh costs?

Can you explain the pros/cons for entrepreneurs wondering if a benefit corporation classification is right for them?