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Industrial demand for filters continues to slow.
Sales to Canada fell 27 percent; dollar still strong.
The quarter was first to include both a major acquisition and divestiture.
Exchange rates have effect on fourth-quarter results.
The Plymouth-based maker of Sleep Number beds alleges patents have been violated.
A tight labor market leaves short-staffed businesses scrambling to recruit, retain and even transport workers.
Turmoil and firings have left hearing company with no leaders and little choice.
Magnetation already has idled its Keewatin plant and filed for bankruptcy protection.
The generous spirit of Alice Mae Evans will live for generations. Evans fed, bathed, loved and reared neglected children throughout her 87-year life, even as…
Cliffs Natural Resources is halting work at its Northshore Mining taconite site, renewing regional economic fears.
A new Toro hybrid mower/snowplow is aimed at the professional landscaping market.
Company is one of 8 initial sponsors under new marketing deal
Weakness in important export markets is taking a toll on manufacturers throughout the Midwest
Federal agents executed search warrants on the homes of two former Starkey executives, the latest turn in action that started with firings of the company’s top management in September.
The industry slowed in Minnesota and the Midwest, which raises bigger concerns about the overall economy’s health.
The company lowers 2015 earnings expectations.
Complaints have been made to state officials about the situation, and companies have considered pulling employees.
The $52.8M biochemical plant would be in Mountain Iron.
Company said currency pressure is hurting its overall sales growth.
The financial buckings of 3-D printer Stratasys Ltd. reared again this week with news that the company will post yet another loss, this time $150 million to $190 million for its third quarter.
Fourth-generation family member tapped to succeed 20-year president Susan Marvin.
The company faces challenges abroad in the wake of a high U.S. dollar, slumping oil prices, and woes in several key business sectors.
Company revealed new products in third quarter.
Company still beat Wall Street expectations.
Slumping oil and industrial sectors nip sales and profits, prompting a narrowed forecast for the year.
Former executive alleges wrongful termination.
Company said the deal enhances its small-business services niche.
$431,000 fine involving Whitehall, Wis., plant followed two others. Firm denied the allegations.
Iron Range mill project that got $72 million in subsidies has fallen short, competitor said.
Bloomington company gets six months to sort out an accounting problem in Europe.
The transaction ends a decade of ownership of the Bloomington school products firm by private equity investors.
Robert Fernander joined the company’s board in May after a proxy battle.
The company’s CFO will move to the top post.
It will offer $1.25 million in back pay and 171 jobs to people in Atlanta and Indianapolis.
The company, focusing on core businesses, also selling French sign and license plate fabricator.
RZR 900 and RZR 1000 models because of fire risk in vent lines.
New Arctic Cat CEO Chris Metz is working to raise the company’s profile with product launches, new ads and more visibility in the industry.
A lawsuit filed Friday alleges that Starkey Laboratories CEO Bill Austin fired President Jerry Ruzicka and seven other employees earlier this month in retaliation for Ruzicka’s refusal to promote Austin’s stepson
Company notified city Friday of the downsizing.
As debt repayment talks continue with the state, Essar Steel Minnesota this week is touting the better-than-predicted progress made in Nashwauk, the site of a…
The struggling company will take up to $160 million in charges for major restructuring plan
The United Steelworkers union and Cliffs Natural Resources agreed to extend their labor contract for 30 days so bargaining talks can continue. The original contract,…
Negotiations continue after the company’s deadline miss.
Changes include exiting its non-European tape business and ends its TDK agreement.
The company told the state and union that industry conditions have not improved.
Proto Labs Inc. is buying select assets of German manufacturer Alphaform AG, in a move that greatly extends its prototyping reach into Germany, Finland and…
The company’s North American revenue dropped in the third quarter, and its earnings fell short of expectations.
Ideal System Solutions gets stake in $20 billion deal, largest award for a Hispanic woman-owned firm.
Apogee posts mixed quarter, says some construction projects pushed into next year.
The union-backed pickets have community members taking sides.
Jerry Ruzicka’s attorney seeks ‘prompt resolution’; two executive assistants also among those fired in company shake-up
The 41-unit building will help house workers at Polaris and other companies.
The world’s fifth-largest hearing aid maker and the largest in the U.S. has apparently ousted four of its senior executives in a major shake-up at one of Minnesota’s biggest private companies.
The company will move from Plymouth to the North Loop in summer 2016.
Acquisition lets the Otter Tail subsidiary expand into Georgia
Excluding restructuring costs, the company’s profit beat expectations.
Contracts with U.S. Steel and ArcelorMittal affecting more than 2,000 Iron Range workers expired Tuesday.
Creighton University index shows central Midwest declined as a whole.
The acquisition is the latest in a string of purchases giving ABRA a national footprint.
2nd-quarter shipments to Minnesota’s northern neighbor were down 21 percent
On Tuesday, labor contracts expire for 30,000 American steelworkers — including 2,300 on Minnesota’s Iron Range, an area recently stung by 1,400 layoffs and some of the worst industry conditions in decades.
However, the stock price drops $3.09 on the results.
3M Co. has completed its $1 billion purchase of Polypore’s Separations Media business and as a result lowered its earnings guidance for the year. The…
Sales are down because of loss of some of Lowe’s business and currency woes.
State pollution fighters hope to bring awareness to the problem of the plastic bag.
State, federal officials work together so training programs can continue.
The beleaguered data storage and security firm Imation tapped one new outside board member and turn around specialist to become interim president, and another new board member to the post of chairman, the company announced late Wednesday after the market closed.
The strong performance come as Toro solidifies its leadership team by promoting Richard Olson to president and COO.
Expanded hub on Maplewood campus will be four times its current size.
Purchase of fastener maker helps Pentair expand outside of struggling oil and gas market.
It's selling RDX Storage back to the company that licensed it originally.
The company is paying $40 million for Swisher Hygiene’s U.S. operations.
The Minneapolis company expands offerings in a down time for the sector.
Albert “Al” Singleton ran like the wind, cooked up a storm and coached with his heart, all while straight-talking so softly that kids leaned in…
Suit and countersuit involved claims of ATV patent infringement.
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