Select Comfort shares fell Tuesday on an analyst downgrade.

Citing increased advertising and price promotions Wedbush analyst cuts rating on Select Comfort

Mpls' 1st dry cleaner with an app, Mulberrys, expands to San Francisco

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Mpls' 1st app-based dry cleaner, Mulberrys, expands to San Francisco
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Minnesota State, Mankato establishes scholarship to honor David Olson

December 6
The late president of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce was an MSU graduate and served on the Minnesota State colleges board.
Business
December 3

Owner of Willful gift shop in south Minneapolis 'still bootstrapping it'

Araya Jensen, owner of Willful in south Minneapolis, had no designs on becoming a retail entrepreneur when she was laid off in 2010 as a…
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December 2

Science/math students/educators get $25 tix to "Curious Incident" play

Science/math students/educators get $25 tix to "Curious Incident" play
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December 2

Minnesota SBA lending rises in 2016

The Minnesota district office of the U.S. Small Business Administration says lending rose again in fiscal 2016
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December 1

Select Comfort tops J.D. Power's mattress satisfaction survey

Select Comfort tops J.D. Power's mattress satisfaction survey for the second straight year.
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December 1

"Cider Monday" trumps "Cyber Monday" at small retailer

Small retailer uses personal touch and community connections
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November 29

Best Buy, Cub make AFA's "naughty" list for being secular at Christmas time

Do you shop a 'Merry Christmas" or a 'happy holidays' kind of store?
Business
November 27

Small business owners reject anti-immigrant talk

The Main Street Alliance, a progressive-oriented national association of small businesses, has adopted the theme as part of its "All Are Welcome Here" campaign.
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November 26

Mary Lynn and Warren Staley recognized for charity work

Warren and Mary Lynn Staley have done just what they wanted for nearly a decade of retirement. And they continue to be quiet, key supporters of educational and charitable causes in Minnesota and elsewhere.
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November 23

New advertising agency Public Works gets to work

The small, independent shop has already made waves this year.
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November 23

Toro keeps Macy's Thanksgiving Day balloons grounded

Toro vehicles help keep the giant balloons on Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade route grounded
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November 23

North Side business incubator on W. Broadway expands

More expansion underware on business-hungry commercial artery in north Minneapolis.
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November 23

Sheraton Minneapolis Midtown Hotel sells

South Minneapolis hotel changes hands and will be updated.
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November 22

Small business owners take on discrimination

Last winter's sign in the window of Common Roots Cafe has helped spark a local-national movement against hate and discrimination.
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November 22

Risdall advertising agency moves to Roseville

After more than a decade in the same office, the Risdall marketing group will have a new space.
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November 21

Pre and post-Thanksgiving knife sharpening deals

Pre and post-Thanksgiving knife sharpening deals
Business
November 19

Recombinetics raises $11 million, wins recognition

Recombinetics (RCI), the St. Paul-based, animal-science and biotechnology firm, has completed an $11 million round of equity fundraising, resulting in a total of $24 million…
Business
November 19

Minneapolis-based ID Insight helps financial institutions pinpoint account theft

Founder Adam Elliott's software company ID Insight is sort of a microbrewer in the land of the Budweisers that dominate the technology war against cybercriminals.
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November 18

MCAD Art Sale this weekend offers high quality, low prices

MCAD Art Sale this weekend offers high quality, low prices
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November 18

Advertising agency Martin Williams names president

The Minneapolis advertising firm selects Lori Davis as president, a new position for the group.
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November 16

Recombinetics raises $11 million as it heads toward commercialization

The St. Paul-based company raises capital, adds people as it moves from research to commercial enterprise.