News releases from Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Real estate tech firm HomeSpotter acquired
Today 15:31 EDT
Lone Wolf is also a residential real estate company with headquarters in Cambridge, Ontario and Dallas, Texas.
Minnesota Farmers Union moves forward with plans to open restaurant in Spoonriver space
Today 15:24 EDT
Minnesota Farmers Union is moving forward with plans to open restaurant in Spoonriver space after Covid-19 delay. But Tracy Singleton, the Birchwood Café owner who was helping plan the new restaurant,...
Land O'Lakes CEO: Food services opening 'very, very rapidly'
Today 12:09 EDT
Land O'Lakes Inc., which sells into both the grocery-store sector and to the food-service industry, is seeing a significant shift in demand from the latter as pandemic-era restrictions lift.
St. Paul officials are considering plans to reduce the amount of parking spaces required for new construction — or getting rid of them altogether — in an effort to promote affordable development and...
Minnesota Vikings aim for 4,000 to 5,000 fans daily at training camp, eye future draft
Today 7:54 EDT
After spending the entire 2020 season playing in a virtually empty U.S. Bank Stadium, the Minnesota Vikings hope to get back before live crowds as they start training camp this July — just as state...
The restaurant space at IDS Center in downtown Minneapolis, vacant for more than a year, will be filled later this year by a new arrival focused on California cuisine.
The downtown Minneapolis location will now focus on downtown living, including smaller scale designs. It will also stock marked-down floor samples.
General Mills Inc. said Thursday that leaders had approved restructuring efforts to "better align its organizational structure and resources with its strategic initiatives." A C-level executive is also...
"Based on current trends and guidance from public health experts, we are ready to begin safely transitioning back to a more normal summer," Walz said in the emergency order which begins the rollback.
The packaged food industry has seen "five years of change" in the year since the Covid-19 pandemic struck, says the head of the venture capital arm of General Mills. Here's how his company is planning...
Target Corp. said Wednesday it's begun offering $5 coupons to customers and employees who get Covid-19 vaccines at a CVS location in one of the retailer's stores.
Icario is the company formed by the merger of Revel Health and Novu Inc. last October. It provides white-label digital consumer engagement tools for health care organizations, helping health care...
While Olson Wealth Group President Sharon Olson strives to ensure her clients' financial health, she also takes time for her own physical and mental well-being.
Polaris names Mike Speetzen CEO, Bob Mack CFO
May 04, 2021
Polaris Inc. named Mike Speetzen its new chief executive on Tuesday, removing the "interim" that had been part of his title since former CEO Scott Wine left the company in December.
Warby Parker opening in Mall of America this summer
May 03, 2021
University of Minnesota Law School ranked in top 25 on latest US News and World Report list
May 03, 2021
U.S. News and World Report has released its rankings of the top law schools in the country for 2022, and three Minnesota institutions are on the list.
The accelerator is operated by the University of Minnesota's Technology Commercialization Venture Center and is funded by the state's Launch Minnesota program.
Jury rules against 3M in first trial over combat earplugs
April 30, 2021
3M Co. has lost the first trial over a line of military-grade earplugs that plaintiffs blamed for hearing loss. It faces hundreds of thousands of similar claims.
USA Curling will move to Minnesota Vikings campus in Eagan
April 30, 2021
The United States Curling Association said Friday it will move its headquarters from Wisconsin to Viking Lakes, the Eagan office campus built by the owners of the Minnesota Vikings.
Bellecour Bakery, the Gavin Kaysen-led concept that took root in the North Loop neighborhood of Minneapolis last year, is adding a new location on St. Paul's Grand Avenue.
Best Buy President and COO Mike Mohan will leave in July
April 30, 2021
Mike Mohan, the No. 2 executive at Best Buy Co. Inc., is leaving the company after 17 years this summer. There are no plans to fill the position.
Former Walmart in St. Paul's Midway will become an At Home
April 29, 2021
The Minnesota Supreme Court on Wednesday dealt a setback to Polymet Mining, the company hoping to build the state's first copper mine. But the ruling gave both supporters and opponents of the mine...
The Starbucks at Snelling and Marshall avenues in St. Paul may be one of the state's busiest; it's certainly one that's generated the most traffic complaints. But the location's drive-thru lane has...
Carter started his career by sharing plant care and styling content on his Instagram. He now has over 200 plants in his home and has authored three books.
An Alabama-based fashion designer is the latest retailer to announce it's joining the Nolan Mains development at 50th & France
Interim CEO Mike Speetzen said the company built on its momentum from 2020 to deliver results that exceeded expectations.
Sun Country adds 18 new routes, with an eye on next winter
April 27, 2021
Spring is finally edging into the Twin Cities, but Sun Country Airlines is already thinking about winter, announcing a slate of new, mostly seasonal nonstop destinations from Minneapolis/St. Paul...