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Minnesota alleges Reynolds, Walmart falsely advertised waste bags as recyclable

State Attorney General Keith Ellison announced the lawsuit, which says consumers can't recycle the polyethylene bags at any facility in Minnesota, rendering items within them also non-recyclable.

Legrand AV to close its Shakopee facility and lay off 70 workers

The French company acquired a Minnesota audio visual firm in 2017.

3M spending $146M to expand biopharma filtration manufacturing

The technology supports pharmaceutical development and manufacturing as part of purification procedures.

Former SBA administrator will be Minnesota's next DEED commissioner

Matt Varilek is president of Initiative Foundation in Little Falls.

Boston Scientific pins growth on success of Minnesota-made heart device

The Watchman device, which was developed in the Twin Cities, has been a breakout success. The Massachusetts-based company's growth hinges on its continued rise.

Medtronic makes $738M deal to help boost struggling diabetes business

The deal was announced as the company announced fourth quarter profits were down 20%.

Analysts expect Medtronic to deliver frank financial answers this week

The company is investing more than $350 million, adding jobs in India during global belt-tightening.

Fresh Vine Wine, under new leadership, continues to see rocky results

The company, which said it must postpone filing its quarterly results, said in a filing it expects quarterly revenue to fall by more than half.

Medtronic is filling its London animation studio with gaming and film pros

Medtronic has a medical visualization unit to help educate medical professionals about using its products.

Caribou Coffee looks to expand through franchises, more Minnesota locations

Plans call for adding more than 300 new stores around the U.S., with its first-ever domestic franchises.