Ecolab announced plans to cut some 500 jobs nationwide, related to the company's recently finalized $2.2 billion acquisition of Champion Technologies.
Shares of Best Buy rose 7 percent Tuesday, following an announcement the retailer is selling its share of a European joint venture to its partner, Carphone Warehouse Group.
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Monday said she's optimistic a tax on medical devices will be overturned.
A high-tech lightbulb from 3M has won a national Edison award, which recognizes innovation.
Several law enforcement agencies in the metro area will be collecting unwanted prescription drugs.
First-quarter profits for Maplewood-based 3M barely rose, as the company posted net income of $1.1 billion. Sales for the first three months of the year grew two percent to $7.6 billion.
Supervalu is reporting a quarterly loss of $1.4 billion due to a combination of weak sales at its grocery stores and a major financial hit from the sale of several chains in January.
Big changes are coming to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
Operations at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport are largely unaffected a day after air traffic controllers started furlough because of government spending cuts, airport officials say.
Best Buy reached a new high for recycling last year, as the retailer collected 173 million pounds of unwanted appliances and electronics.
Many flights in or out of the Twin Cities airport are being canceled or delayed because of bad weather here and elsewhere around the country.
Cold weather has been hampering sales of spring merchandise for Target.
The New York Times won four Pulitzer Prizes on Monday, including the award for investigative reporting for stories that detailed how Wal-Mart used bribery to expand in Mexico. The Star Tribune of Minneapolis won two awards.
Target plans to rename some shoes it sells because it used a word not pleasant for Spanish speakers.
Minnetonka-based UnitedHealthcare is working with three of the nation's largest health care providers to determine the effectiveness of medical devices.