Pepin Manufacturing expands with $2.4 million project in Wabasha, Mn.

Expansion will give Pepin Manufacturing 18,000 square feet of new factory, warehouse and office space and add state-of-the-art press and packaging equipment.

Target CEO says he appreciated Gov. Dayton reaching out about Amazon bid

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Brian Cornell wouldn't say how he would feel if Amazon opened its second headquarters in Minnesota

New options for frustrated TV cable cord cutters. More live sports.

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St. Paul
October 18

St. Paul's "Green Line" is getting greener

IPS Solar has installed solar arrays on four commercial buildings along University Avenue along the Green Line light rail corridor.
Business
October 17

A gut check – with Twin Cities tech

Twin Cities company enters partnership aimed at harnessing power of gut microbes
Business
October 16

ASV Holdings moves its distribution operations to Minnesota

ASV Holdings moves its outsourced distribution operations in house and to Grand Rapids, Minnesota.
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Business
October 13

One sure way to beat death taxes is to give away the millions

Ward Brehm has a plan to beat estate taxes at death. No elaborate trusts or legal diversions. Brehm, 66, former owner of an insurance business,…
Business
October 13

Where's the money for early med-tech?

New options for early funding discussed as venture capital in med-tech becomes scarcer
Business
October 12

Sleep Number becomes Minnesota Vikings sleep and wellness partner

Sleep Number providing individualized sleep plans for Vikings players, coaches and staff to show good how sleep habits lead to faster recovery and better performance.
Business
October 11

Investment banker Hunt Greene retiring after 42 years

Veteran investment banker Hunt Greene, who sold Greene Holcom Fisher to BMO Capital Markets last year, plans to focus on a family business and philanthropy.
ST50: 2017 ranking of Minn. companies
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Business
October 11

Revolution recycles its 3 millionth pound of MN ag plastic waste

New effort to recycle MN farm crop covers and feed bags takes off.
Business
October 10

Whole Foods' price cuts drew customers from Trader Joe's, Target

Six weeks since Amazon dropped prices at newly acquired Whole Foods, reports indicate which retailers lost the most customers.
Business
October 10

Center for innovation opens at University of Minnesota

Retired business executive Fred Friswold headed $4 million fund drive for "Discovery Nexus" inside McNamara Alumni Center.
Business
October 7

Mpls. Fed workshop to look at financial stresses on low-wage, middle-income workers

Neel Kashkari, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, and others at the Federal Reserve increasingly are looking at the effect of racial and economic disparities on individuals and the economy.
Business
October 6

Twin Cities Startup Week is upon us

The week starting Monday is a celebration for innovators, makers, artists, hackers and beer tasters and those who want to sample the "startup capitol of the north" through any or all of 150 events.
Business
October 6

Ackerberg likely to develop St. Paul police training facility

Police training building in downtown St. Paul could be developed into a mixed-use complex.
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Business
October 5

3M opens new design center in Tokyo

New 3M design center in Japan joins a host of other showcases around the globe.
Business
October 4

New approval for Medtronic heart-failure device

After testing on nearly 1,000 patients in a six-year span, FDA grants approval for HVAD System
Business
October 4

Xcel's solar garden program passes milestone: 40 projects online

Xcel Energy says that 139 megawatts of power are being generated through the state-mandated Community Solar Garden program, which has been hindered by delays.
Business
October 3

Tracking costs from recalled medical devices

Final audit report tries to shine a light on $1.5 billion in Medicare spending
Business
October 3

Carpet/flooring wholesaler offers hard to beat prices

Carpet/ flooring wholesaler offers hard to beat prices
Business
October 2

Minneapolis North High grad Harold Brown, class of '42, worked his business plan

Harold Brown credits his success partly to his parents, who told their two sons that they would study hard and finish high school and college.
Business
October 2

Lite Run gets $100K grant to further device to help people with balance problems

The St. Paul-based company has been working on products to help the long-term disabled. It is getting $100,000 from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living and Rehabilitation Research.