Martin Moylan Feature Archive

A high-tech lightbulb from 3M has won a national Edison award, which recognizes innovation. (04/29/2013)
Several law enforcement agencies in the metro area will be collecting unwanted prescription drugs. (04/27/2013)
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. (04/25/2013)
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. (04/24/2013)
Big changes are coming to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. (04/23/2013)
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. (04/22/2013)
Best Buy reached a new high for recycling last year, as the retailer collected 173 million pounds of unwanted appliances and electronics. (04/21/2013)
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. (04/18/2013)
Cold weather has been hampering sales of spring merchandise for Target. (04/16/2013)
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. (04/15/2013)
Target plans to rename some shoes it sells because it used a word not pleasant for Spanish speakers. (04/12/2013)
Minnetonka-based UnitedHealthcare is working with three of the nation's largest health care providers to determine the effectiveness of medical devices. (04/11/2013)
What comes out of your printer? These days you can print a wrench, a working clock, or a killer design for a custom motorcycle. Objects designed on a computer can be sent to machines known as 3-D printers that will build them layer by tiny layer. An Eden Prairie-based company helping usher in the 3-D printing world. (04/11/2013)
U.S. Justice Department concerns about Ecolab's $2.2 billion deal for a Texas firm in the oil and gas industry have been resolved, the company says. (04/08/2013)
Low-fare Spirit Airlines has added daily nonstop service between the Twin Cites and Dallas-Fort Worth. (04/08/2013)