Macy's MOA store gets upgraded to a 'top 50' store

Macy's MOA store gets upgraded to a 'top 50' store

Macy's MOA store gets upgraded to a "top 50" store

eBay plays with first toy catalog

November 16
eBay has produced its first holiday toy book, loaded with five- and six-figure price tags on collectibles.
Health IT

Health-tech firm Revel adds two execs from RedBrick

November 16
Revel, a health-tech firm that works for big insurers, has added a couple execs from RedBrick Health, which sold earlier this year to the larger Virgin Pulse of Rhode Island
Minneapolis
November 17
Jason Moreau survived a disabling accident to go to work in 2016 as the first downtown “ambassador” in a wheelchair.

Downtown ambassador Jason Moreau is more than able to serve the public

Moreau, the first Downtown Improvement District ambassador who operates from a wheelchair, had to work hard to land his job.
Business
November 15

Sleep Number tops JD Power rankings

Sleep Number topped JD Power's mattress satisfaction rankings for third time in four years.
Business
November 15

Minnesotans engage the Medicare v. Medicare Advantage debate

More than 300,000 people losing Medicare Cost plans across 66 counties face a choice between the original Medicare program and newer Advantage plans from private insurers
Was your company one of the Top Workplaces of 2018?
Top Workplaces Was your company one of the Top Workplaces of 2018?
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Meet the companies that continue to be voted the best places to work in Minnesota. Also, nominate your company as a 2019 Top Workplace.
Business
November 13

New videos raise autism awareness in diverse Minnesota communities

Free videos produced by state show parents from diverse communities talking about getting kids tested early in life for autism spectrum disorders
Business
November 12

Got Comcast's Triple Play? Here's a genuine reward--iPad6 for $120

Got Comcast's Triple Play? Here's a genuine reward--iPad6 for $120
Business
November 9

Public-private Project Green Fleet grows again

The 18-year-old partnership is investing again in cleaner engines on trucks, buses and heavy equipment.
Business
November 9
Aldi's Wine Advent Calendar fever skips Minnesota. Next? Advent cheese

Aldi's Wine Advent Calendar fever skips Minnesota. Next? Advent cheese

Aldi's underestimated (deliberately?) the demand for the wine calendar, and most customers left disappointed.
ST50: 2018 ranking of Minnesota companies
Special feature ST50: 2018 ranking of Minnesota 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
November 8

MHTA venture conference focused on emerging tech issues

The MHTA annual venture conference covered artificial intelligence and cybersecurity and heard from more than a dozen emerging companies in those fields.
Business
November 7
$25 "Book of Mormon" lottery tickets through Nov. 18 at the Orpheum

$25 "Book of Mormon" lottery tickets through Nov. 18 at the Orpheum

$25 "Book of Mormon" lottery tickets through Nov. 18 at the Orpheum
Business
November 6

Minnesota Housing approves five CommonBond projects

Minnesota Housing Finance Agency approved all five low-income projects submitted by CommonBond as part of agency's $87.5 million in tax-credit allocation this year.
Business
November 2
Six sales worth a look this weekend and next week

Six sales worth a look this weekend and next week

Six sales worth a look this weekend and next week
Business
November 2

Inaugural Twin Cities "Opportunity Zone" investment fund launches

The first multiple-project fund has opened to investors interested in investing in depressed-economic areas in exchange for capital-gains tax forbearance.
Business
November 2
Might be tough to recycle these boxes

Might be tough to recycle these boxes

Target injects color and design into a sea of boring shipping boxes
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Weekly feature Outside Consultant
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Answers to your questions about marketing and business in the Twin Cities.
Business
November 2
Target launches early turkey price war — 59 cents per pound through Sat.

Target launches early turkey price war — 59 cents per pound through Sat.

Target launches early turkey price war--59 cents per pound through Sat.
Business
November 1

Polaris teams with Fishing League Worldwide

Polaris partnership with fishing tournament should complement boat business
Business
October 31
Swervo pays about $5 million for former YMCA site in downtown Minneapolis

Swervo pays about $5 million for former YMCA site in downtown Minneapolis

The company plans to transform the building into office space
Business
October 31

Reporter's notebook: A safety net on Medicare networks

If consumers find themselves in a Medicare Advantage plan that doesn't include their doctor, they'll have a limited chance next year to pick again.
Business
October 31
First look at the new paint job on Sun Country's airplanes

First look at the new paint job on Sun Country's airplanes

The Eagan-based airline released Tuesday a time-lapse video of its first aircraft to receive the new exterior paint scheme -- known as a livery.
Business
October 30
Ben & Jerry's Pecan Resist

New Ben & Jerry's ice cream flavor pays homage to Minnesota group

The ice cream maker known for supporting social justice causes releases "Pecan Resist," which commemorates four organizations including Honor the Earth, an indigenous environmental group.
Business
October 30
Federal law is forcing health insurers next year to eliminate Medicare Cost plans across 66 counties in Minnesota.

Reporter's notebook: Is my doctor in this Medicare plan?

Among the tasks in picking a new Medicare health plan is studying the network of doctors and hospitals.