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Former Rainbow site in south Minneapolis to be redeveloped

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One or multiple tenants could soon occupy the empty Rainbow Foods store in the Longfellow neighborhood.

Companies turn to 'reverse mentoring' to tap millennials' knowledge

"One senior leader said, 'That's so simple. Why aren't we doing this?' "Amanda Daeges, an attorney at U.S. Bank in Minneapolis, recalling her presentation to senior executives.

Programs help meet business goals and keep employees.

Strong year shaping up for venture capital in U.S., Minnesota

Former Rainbow site in south Minneapolis to be redeveloped

Longfellow center is likely to get a new tenant mix.

Wagner SprayTech Corp. to expand in Plymouth

Caterpillar beats Street 2Q forecasts

Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $550 million.

3M meets 2Q profit forecasts

3M Co. (MMM) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $1.29 billion.


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Solve wins Ad Age's Midwest Small Agency of the Year Award

The Minneapolis agency was recognized by Advertising Age.

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Former Rainbow site in south Minneapolis to be redeveloped

One or multiple tenants could soon occupy the empty Rainbow Foods store in the Longfellow neighborhood.


Builder to replace substandard lumber in Twin Cities apartment projects

Union prevails in dispute over extensive use of framing wood suspected of being below code.


Verizon scoops up Yahoo in $4.8 billion cash deal

The deal unites two internet pioneers under Verizon's banner and opens doors into the digital advertising frontier.By VINDU GOEL • New York Times


Buffalo Wild Wings stock rises with new stakeholder disclosure

Marcato Capital says it wants a say in the company's strategy to boost its slumping shares.


The death of a king may create strife in fractured Thailand

As the king's death nears, society is deeply divided.


With Paris-based Sodexo's pledge, move to cage-free eggs goes global

Dozens of American restaurant chains, supermarket chains and dining service companies have committed in the last two years to ending their use or sales of…


Solve wins Ad Age's Midwest Small Agency of the Year Award

The Minneapolis agency was recognized by Advertising Age.


Keeping pace with ever-changing language

Changes in language rules, both big and small, are perplexing. “Hey, Doc. Why so blue? It’s a gorgeous spring day.” I lift my fingers from…


Starbucks shuffles management; new role for Americas head

Starbucks is shuffling its management, including a new role for the executive who headed its flagship Americas unit for eight years.


How to win the global manufacturing race

You may not be able to hear it, feel it or smell it, but manufacturing has changed — the mood has swung. After a long…


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