Best Buy Co. Inc. and its founder and former chairman Richard Schulze say they have an agreement that will allow Schulze to pursue his plan to try to buy the nation's largest consumer electronics chain.
Minnesota exports of agricultural, mining and manufactured products climbed to a record $5.4 billion for the quarter ending June 30.
Potential buyers are expressing interest in parts of Supervalu, according to a Bloomberg News report.
The Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis says the finances of the roughly 360 banks chartered in Minnesota improved for the three months that ended in June.
U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Margaret Hamburg and Minnesota medical device industry executives agreed Wednesday that the FDA review and approval process for devices has been improving but needs to get better.
Best Buy's share price fell another 1 percent today after the retailer issued a disappointing quarterly sales and profit report.
Best Buy's net income for the quarter ending earlier this month fell a whopping 91 percent to just $12 million. That's down from about $130 million for the comparable period a year ago.
Best Buy's earnings report is expected at 7 a.m today, after a highly eventful start to the week.
Federal health officials have issued new advice for people with certain implantable devices made by St. Jude Medical.
Best Buy founder Richard Schulze said today he will not back off his efforts to buy the company.
Minnesota employers added 6,800 jobs in July, the second month in a row that the state gained jobs.
Three members of the Minnesota Lynx who helped the U.S. win an Olympic gold medal in women's basketball received a hearty welcome back Wednesday at a Minneapolis press conference.
Shares of Target are up about 2 percent Wednesday after the company reported increased sales for the quarter that ended last month and raised its profit forecast for this year.
Retailers and food companies are realizing it makes business sense to address the needs of millions of people who can't tolerate gluten, a protein found in wheat and some other grains. Gluten-free versions of many foods are usually expensive, but sales are soaring.
A strong dollar depressed the 3M Co.'s sales for the quarter ending last month. But the company's profits rose as officials cut costs.