Martin Moylan

Martin Moylan

Reporter
Minnesota Public Radio
mmoylan@mpr.org

Martin Moylan is a business and economics reporter for MPR News. He has covered business in the Twin Cities for nearly 20 years. He joined Minnesota Public Radio in July 2006, after 16 years with the St. Paul Pioneer Press. At the Pioneer Press, his beats included financial services, technology, telecommunications and airlines. Before moving to Minnesota, he lived in China for two years, teaching English and freelancing for newspapers in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. He graduated from the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts and has completed post-graduate programs at Boston University and the University of Maryland. He's a Boston native but hardly ever drops an "r."

Martin Moylan Feature Archive

3M's sales increased 6 percent in the U.S. and 4 percent in Asia. But sales fell in Europe, Latin America and other markets. (10/23/2014)
Best Buy
Target's decision to offer free shipping on all online orders through Dec. 20 is the latest salvo from retailers hoping to boost sales. (10/22/2014)
Several Transportation Security Administration employees at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport went to the hospital Friday after reporting that a foul smell made them feel ill. (10/17/2014)
The tax break facing extinction is known as the double-Irish loophole, but an analyst says Medtronic's purchase of Covidien isn't based on that accounting. (10/14/2014)
Across the country, broadband companies are racing to give consumers super-fast Internet connections through fiber optic technology. But few Minnesotans can get such speeds now. (10/13/2014)
A bankruptcy filing would make the Winona diocese the first in the state, and at least the 12th in the US to seek bankruptcy protection. (10/07/2014)
Planned cuts will save about $500,000 and put the zoo on track to be in the black for the fiscal year, officials say. (10/06/2014)
The move comes as the U.S. Treasury Department works to block tax-friendly, corporate overseas deals known as inversions. (10/03/2014)
The company did not say how many Minnesota employees could be affected. (09/30/2014)
Medtronic is not offering any forecast on when the device may be available to consumers. (09/27/2014)
The action affects more than 420,000 consumers who signed up for theft protection from 2003 to 2012. (09/25/2014)
The carrier plans to replace regional jets to carry more passengers. It also may add international flights. (09/23/2014)
Cyber thieves have become adept at grabbing credit and debit card numbers. But consumers can now see questionable transactions in seconds. (09/23/2014)
The U.S. Treasury Department is taking steps aimed at thwarting so-called tax inversion deals, such as the merger between Medtronic and Ireland-based Covidien. (09/22/2014)
Amazon will soon start adding state sales tax to Minnesotans' online purchases. The retail giant may expand its business here, too. (09/22/2014)