Bremer Trust grant helps Junior Achievement expand business-ed programs

The Otto Bremer Trust doubles down on Junior Achievement to expand programs in rural Minnesota and North Dakota.

Honeywell International CEO Pay ratio 333:1

February 20
New Jersey-based Honeywell International was among first major public companies in U.S. to disclose their CEO Pay ratio.
Commercial Banking

Bridgewater Bancshares plans to sell stock to the public

February 20
The Bloomington-based company, founded in 2005, has grown profitably since inception, according to SEC filing.
Business
February 19

Target to sell purple Science Museum hoodie from 'Stranger Things'

The shirt became a sensation after it made a surprising appearance in the Netflix series "Stranger Things"
Minneapolis
February 16

Expanded 'National Norwegian Center' in America takes shape in Minneapolis

They plan to break ground in 2020 on a $10 million-plus event center and banquet hall.
Business
February 16

Amazon's push into apparel has hurt Target the most, survey finds

The study by Coresight Research found that Macy's and J.C. Penney have also felt a sizeable impact
Was your company one of the Top Workplaces of 2017?
Top Workplaces Was your company one of the Top Workplaces of 2017?
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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 2018 Top Workplace.
Business
February 16

Shipt stops deliveries from Walmart as rolls out Target partnership

The delivery firm had been making deliveries from Walmart stores in the Oklahoma City market
Business
February 15

FTC dental lawsuit unveiled

Lawsuit includes excerpts from executives policing anticompetitive agreements
Business
February 13

Towering student rental building near University of Minnesota fetches $69 million

The sale is among several in recent months
Business
February 12

State completes amended environmental review of proposed Enbridge oil pipeline

The Environmental Impact Statement for the Line 3 project was amended after Minnesota utility regulators asked for clarifications in December.
ST50: 2017 ranking of Minn. companies
Special feature 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.
St. Paul
February 12

Deadline given to developers for Ford site proposals

Developers have until Feb. 23 to submit offers for the St. Paul property.
Business
February 12

See "The Humans" play at the Orpheum for $30. Register by noon Mon.

See "The Humans" play at the Orpheum for $30. Register by noon Mon.
Business
February 10

Venture capital investments rose in Minnesota, nationally in 2017

Money is rushing into fledgling health technology and other promising firms in Minnesota and around the country at rates not seen since the dot-com boom…
Business
February 9

Cuningham Group designed South Korean Winter Olympics complex

Minneapolis-based Cuningham Group designed the Alpensia Resort in South Korea, originally commissioned by South Korea in hopes of winning the 2014 Olympic games.
Business
February 8

Caleres, new owner of Allen Edmonds, will close Minneapolis-area office

Caleres will consolidate a Bloomington marketing-and-merchandising office of Allen Edmonds into its St. Louis headquarters operation.
Business
February 8

The Toro Co. makes minority equity investment in drone technology

Toro's investment in Boston-based drone company means they can remotely monitor turf and soil conditions from above and below the ground.
Outside Consultant
Weekly feature Outside Consultant
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Answers to your questions about marketing and business in the Twin Cities.
Business
February 7

Minnesota solar energy employment up almost 50 percent in 2017

While national solar employment fell for the first time since at least 2010, Minnesota was a bright spot due to the build out of its solar garden program.
Business
February 6

Caisson Interventional plans expansion in Maple Grove, gets $360K in help from DEED

The medical device company is adding 30,000 square feet to its manufacturing facility and expects to hire about 50 more people.
Business
February 6
Best Buy Co. is aiming for annual revenue of $43 billion for fiscal 20...

Billboard report says Best Buy will stop selling CDs this summer

The company declined to comment on the report, which relied on unnamed sources
Business
February 6

Bachman's CEO Dale Bachman announces retirement

Bachman's floral CEO Dale Bachman announces retirement.
Business
February 6

Slavitt launches health care advocacy group

The former UnitedHealth Group executive wants to promote grassroots advocacy for health system improvements.
Business
February 5

One more Super Bowl 52 souvenir? Everything* 50% off in NFL popups

One more Super Bowl 52 souvenir? Everything* 50% off in NFL pop-ups.
Business
February 5

Local companies and advertising agencies will run Super Bowl ads

Several local companies will have Super Bowl commercials tonight.