General Mills’ Betty Crocker and Pillsbury cope with baking slump

The company’s baking business craves a recipe for success to combat slumping sales as the demand grows for fresh goods and already-made treats.



Free recycling of your old TVs and monitors is on the decline

Best Buy joins Hennepin County and Carver County and many other government recycling agencies across the country that now charge nominal fees for disposal.



Residents start lining up Super Bowl and Ryder Cup renters

Homeowners are thinking about whether to cash in on big sporting events coming here, especially as they watched rental action around this year’s Super Bowl.



First group of Target pharmacies switch to CVS banner

A rapid conversion is underway at nearly 1,700 Target stores after CVS spent $1.9 billion for the retailer’s pharmacies.



Glen Taylor is partner in meat processing plant in Windom

Taylor bought the closed beef plant in Windom, and he and a partner are planning to turn it into a pork processing plant.