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The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development is the state's agency in charge of driving worker retraining and skills development programs.
The company's change to Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. is effective immediately.
3M Co. has appointed Microsoft Chief Financial Officer Amy Hood to its board of directors, company officials announced Monday.The appointment, made official on Sunday, puts…
Miller is one of three former executives indicted on fraud and embezzlement charges.
Considered invasive for personal use, it's now helping factories.
This new sterilization test system takes only 24 minutes to complete, instead of 4 hours
The longtime St. Paul resident, who died of pancreatic cancer, had a final wish — that his family hold no funeral.
The warning covers 2,800 Scrambler vehicles with possible throttle-switch problems that could lead to a crash.
Proto Labs is using new tech that is expected to boost its contract business
Minnesota has canceled $2.1M in project grants.
Pricing, new business and cost cuts drive second quarter results.
Although the growth was at a slower pace than June, factories continue to see strong sales and job increases
The United Taconite site reopening, plus the addition of a new processing facility, helped double profits for the quarter.
Strong global sales and lower taxes helped Graco deliver a record second quarter, officials announced after the market closed Wednesday. The Minneapolis-based maker of industrial…
The company's plans for restructuring remains on track, firm's CEO says.
Divestitures and improved sales helped results
The state funds help companies design programs with colleges to keep up with technology.
Old TDK plant will be renovated to make PEX pipe for booming construction.
Cargill to buy 100 percent of ore processed at Scully mine.
The powersports vehicle company also increased its earnings guidance for rest of year.
Polaris Industries recalled another 26,760 off-road vehicles this week, bringing recall totals over the 400,000 mark in the past two and a half years. The…
Settlement confidential, closes two chapters in this long drama
The acquisition of TransAmerican Auto Parts came with 75 "4 Wheel Parts" stores.
Worker shortages drive employers to take creative approaches to retirement.
Tom Clarke's financing group expected to restart construction after Aug. 31.
Turmoil has surrounded the company since executives were fired nearly two years ago.
Creighton report shows sales and exports rose in June; job growth slowed.
Stratasys' new product could transform the aviation industry now that it has FAA's OK
Imprisoned Minnesota auto mogul Denny Hecker could be released to a residential halfway house as early as July 4th, federal prison officials confirmed this week.
Initiative will train 150,000 ironworkers as the Maplewood manufacturer broadens its safety business.
The full-year profit outlook dimmed slightly, and Apogee shares fell Thursday.
The ammunition maker says demand for its products have fallen sharply since President Trump's election.
Several top companies share something in common, and that is "paying it forward" whenever possible.
At the same time, 3M's board waived the mandatory retirement age for current CEO Inge Thulin.
A free tool co-developed by the St. Paul water filtration and sanitizing company helps other companies meet environmental goals.
Analysts point to its forecasts, acquisitions and the overall health of the markets this year.
Cirrus SR 20 planes headed to Lufthansa in Arizona
Seeking to diversify income, Graco releases a new mixer that allows contractors to prepare multiple bags of pre-blended stucco or mortar.
No injuries were reported; owners should contact dealers for free repair.
One of the largest commercial aquaponics facilities in the world opened on the St. Paul site of the old Schmidt brewery last week.
A division of Apax Partners will buy the unit
Factories in Minnesota, across the Midwest report sixth month of expansion
Across industries in Minnesota, optimism is rising with the economy.
Minnesota's aging workforce has tightened the current job market. If trends continue, by mid-2018, there will be more jobs than people looking for them.
Workers in Minnesota and across the country went on strike this weekend.
Minnesota's largest manufacturers battled a lion's den of challenges last year that shrunk revenue but mostly held onto profits with help from cost-cutting campaigns at nearly half the state's 23 prime producers.
The $1.6 million contract will outfit 6,500 U.S. soldiers.
The $75 million investment in Forbes signals another economic bump for the region.
Ecolab experienced sales growth across most of its businesses, but had higher product costs than expected for the first quarter. Results barely missed analysts' expectations,…
April report also shows Minnesota continuing to grow steadily.
No price was disclosed for Hy-Pro deal, which closed Monday.
EFCO Corp. deal expected to add to firm's before-tax earnings this fiscal year.
However, while sales were up, debt restructuring resulted in a loss for the period.
The group pledged to invest more than $550 million into the failed Iron Range taconite project and complete it.
The sports vehicle maker's latest results beat expectations after one-time costs.
Polaris' position as an icon of Midwestern manufacturing know-how has suffered with 12 rounds of recall notices affecting 338,800 vehicles.
Company denies claims that design defects contributed to tip-over crash and fire in Utah.
Former executive forfeits $2.3 million, will testify.
The Chapter 11 filing is to reorganize the firm and is not a liquidation, the company said.
Customers reported 13 heat shields fell off causing five fires.
PAK Properties plans to renovate the downtown St. Paul tower into "modern office space."
The hearing technologies company moves to link criminal defendants' actions to a wrongful termination lawsuit filed by another former employee.
Valspar Corp. will sell the assets of its industrial wood-coatings business to Axalta Coatings System for $420 million, company officials announced Wednesday.
The offers come as a bankruptcy reorganization deadline nears.
From dinosaurs to hearts, Stratasys schools students on latest technology.
Action alleges China-based manufacturer violated patents on paint-spraying products.
Starkey officials say that the new allegations are "scurrilous, unfounded or false" and a distraction from federal embezzlement charges against fired president Jerry Ruzicka.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's visit to 3M's Canadian headquarters comes on the heels of pledging a $600 million "innovation budget," to improve Canada's technology sector.
Pentair joins effort to reduce waterborne illnesses in mountainous western Honduras.
The three allege they were denied payments by the firm's successor, GlassBridge.
Polaris Industries now says it has recalled 145,000 of its RZR all-terrain vehicles in 2016. The number was incorrectly reported as 901,000 in an official…
In all, 172 workers downsized through layoffs and buyouts since about March 1. The Anoka facility cites slow market as the cause.
The parent company of Hill Bros. Coffee and Chock Full O'Nuts has partnered with the tiny, Minnesota-based operation to convert millions of pounds of roasted coffee-bean waste into commercial fertilizer.
Costs piled high for Polaris Industries last year as it tackled recall after recall of its recreational vehicles due to fire hazards.The $4.5 billion Medina-based…
The merger was supposed to close by the end of April.
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