Ironclad hotel and residential project in Minneapolis given the go-ahead

Ironclad hotel and residential project in Minneapolis given the go-ahead

Construction of the mixed-use project near U.S. Bank Stadium should start in the spring.

As tipping falls out of favor, search is on for alternative

February 24

Linden Hills Co-op workers vote to unionize

February 24
Linden Hills Co-Op, which has 74 hourly employees, is the second local grocery co-op to go union since 2015.
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February 23

WomenVenture developing day care co-ops

Women venture targets female-owned day care businesses
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February 23

Want someone else to shovel your snow Friday? Get options here

Want someone else to shovel your snow Friday? Get options here
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February 23

Decline continues in small employer health insurance

Large employers increased their offers of health coverage to workers in 2015, but the gain was more than offset by the decline among employers with fewer than 50 workers.
2016 Minnesota Top Workplaces
Special Project 2016 Minnesota Top Workplaces
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Meet the companies that continue to be voted the best places to work in Minnesota.
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February 23

Sons of Norway site for sale in Uptown

The property would offer developers space in a prime area of Uptown.
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February 23

Ackerberg Group sheds its property management business

Firm decides to focus more on acquisitions.
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February 23

Women leading household finances

Women increasingly are taking over household finances, according to an Allianz Life survey.
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February 22
A model wears a creation by designer Fydor Golan during their runway s...

3M Post-it Notes inspire fashion

3M Company's design and Post-it Notes divisions partner with Fyodor Golan for London Fashion Week
ST100: 2016 ranking of Minn. companies
Special feature ST100: 2016 ranking of Minn. companies
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The Star Tribune 100 is a measure of the largest publicly held companies with headquarters in Minnesota ranked by revenue.
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February 22

DLR Group acquires interior design firm Studio Hive

The acquisition brings DLR's Minneapolis office to 80 workers.
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February 20

Impact Hub MSP plans social-entrepreneur expo for March 9

Thirty nonprofits driven in part by innovation and earned revenue will demonstrate their prowess
Business
February 18

When it comes to immigration, business owners ahead of the politicians

Luis Fitch, immigrant artist and businessman, is co-founder of Uno Branding, the Minneapolis marketing agency with an office in Mexico City. Uno is working on…
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February 17

Sears Imported Autos invests and grows

The Mercedes dealer that had more than $100 million in revenue last year has broadened its product line.
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February 17

What goes better with warm weather than free Jonnypops? Today only

What goes better with warm weather than free Jonnypops? Today only
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February 16

Red Wing Shoe signs up for solar

The shoe maker has inked an agreement to source one-quarter of its power in Minnesota from two solar projects.
Outside Consultant
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Answers to your questions about marketing and business in the Twin Cities.
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February 16

Red Wing in running for content marketing series

Red Wing in the running to be featured in Deluxe Corp.'s Small Business Revolution - Main Street: Season 2
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February 15

TempWorks Sofware CEO reports banner 2016

TempWork grows by handling payroll processing, tax payments for industrial companies who need fewer back-office employees.
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February 13

Minnesota mines produce 5th biggest value in U.S.

Minnesota mines produce wallop of value.
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February 13

HealthPartners will continue to use Lizzo track for Grammys spots

Following commercials that ran locally during the Super Bowl, HealthPartners will also have spots that run during the Grammy Awards.
Business
February 12

Exodus Lending, an alternative to payday lenders, crosses 100 mark in less than two years

Exodus Lending, which launched two years ago from a Minneapolis Lutheran congregation as the first alternative to payday loans, has made its 100th loan, including…
Business
February 12

Drive-through dispute came with a side of resentment for Twin Cities man

Harry Kelley, a 30-year customer service manager, is a stickler for good service. And he says he didn't get it one day last month when he visited his St. Louis Park McDonald's.
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February 10

Exodus Lending, an alternative to payday lenders, makes 100 loans in less than two years

Exodus Lending, one Minneapolis Lutheran church's response to payday lending, has made 100 no-interest loans in less than two years. Exodus has been repaid by the first 41 working-poor borrowers.