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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.
Local manufacturing held strong in July as many Midwest states experienced a slowdown.
The maker of 3-D printers withdrew its full-year forecast; stock fell 10.5%.
While successes in the 3-D printing of human tissues and transplantable organs are still far away, Stratasys and other industrial companies have made headway introducing 3-D printing technology into the medical realm.
All 400 workers should be returning to Mountain Iron plant over next two weeks.
The Golden Valley maker of cleaning machines cut its forecast for the year.
Foreign currency translations hurt growth across all business units.
While Polaris continues to grow, Arctic Cat is struggling.
Proceeds of a mandatory sale of its liquid finishing business led to the gains.
Polaris motorcycle sales soar, but international sales were pinched by strong U.S. dollar.
Inventory levels are too high at dealerships, but executives said the firm’s long-range plan is on track.
Citing market slowdown, executives lowered their outlook for rest of the year.
The agency said the company, after being fined $1.77 million in January, failed to report another injury in March.
No reason was given for why Leland Hein stepped down after 7 months in the role.
250 Sappi Fine Paper workers will be affected.
The purchase expands Donaldson’s business to a fourth country in South America.
Despite challenges, Fastenal’s 2Q earnings grew 7.5 percent
The win will help the show continue to grow and expand
Mark Lucas’ seat was one of three lost to the Clinton Group.
Bargaining could be tough in industry beset by problems.
Capital equipment purchases for small businesses are now tax-exempt.
The sale will help pay for a purchase of a company that doubled its animal health operations.
Signs are good for more growth in the fourth quarter.
The activist investor is encouraging more acquisitions.
The deal gives Brooklyn Park-based company more than 20 more stores.
Missed expectations will affect 2015 forecast.
Building resurgence buoys the Bloomington glassmaker.
Capital Safety makes harnesses and other safety equipment used on construction sites and other hazardous settings.
Deal making by Minnesota companies quickened this year, with three of the state’s biggest companies involved in $1 billion transactions over the last nine days alone.
The Minnesota company will spend $25M on the addition to a business it bought last year.
Animal Health International is a lower-margin business offers high growth opportunity for the Mendota Heights company.
The company that makes machines that crank out credit cards is on the fast track for growth
Workers flock to three game rooms at lunch, regularly host charity auctions and have even formed teams to stay up all night building websites for charities.
$3 million project will get $307,300 in state money.
U.S. manufacturers are also concerned about ozone regulations.
Graco’s new chemical pump can store four days’ worth of solar power.
The expansion should add 20 jobs to St. Cloud operation.
Report shows agriculture and energy sectors pull back
The move to Shakopee will let Polaris consolidate its storage.
Paint and coatings maker Valspar Corp. saw sales drop 7 percent during the second quarter after an expected decline in North American paint orders and continued pressure from negative currency translations, officials announced Wednesday.
The donation and a new learning center at Toro’s Bloomington headquarters are named in honor of longtime CEO David Lilly.
Lawn mower maker credits good spring weather, bigger retail presence and new products.
The company’s results met expectations and were driven by double-digit sales of dental supplies.
Bloomington-based filtration maker blames sagging farm and mining equipment sales.
The Clinton Group won three of embattled firm’s board seats, including the one currently held by the company’s CEO.
The loan will be forgiven if the plane manufacturer meets certain goals set by the state.
Gratitude, a quick mind and quicker hands helped Norton Erickson use whatever he had — and use it well — as he built a successful…
Current CEO James Prokopanko is retiring this summer.
The St. Paul-based company confirmed that Gildersleeve was among the eight dead in the Philadelphia derailment.
The ATV and snowmobile maker will spend $27 million on Thief River Falls and St. Cloud plant updates.
Almost 90 percent of those surveyed by Enterprise Minnesota said they were confident about the future.
Hedge fund said the Plymouth bedmaker had made progress on its recommendations.
Officials had warned last month about tough market conditions.
Imation and Select Comfort are among activists’ latest targets.
The union and company came to an agreement late Wednesday that reduces the number of workers affected from 700 to 400.