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Saturday, September 23, 2017

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal launching tech-based podcast

As business and tech have become inextricably linked, the Business Journal is stepping its coverage of local tech companies and startups. And what better way to do that than with a podcast? Called "MSP on Deck,"...

Digi-Key breaks ground on expansion project

On Friday September 15th, shovel met ground in a symbolic ceremony of breaking ground for Digi-Key's coming expansion in Thief River Falls. Governor Mark Dayton and Shawntera Hardy, Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of...

Weekly Business Roundup, 9/13 – 9/19

Your Business Week, 9/13 - 9/19   Minneapolis Ramen Kazama is opening second location. The ramen restaurant, which quickly gained a strong following of ramen enthusiasts when it opened in South Minneapolis in 2015, will open #2...

The MN unemployment rate rose in August, but there’s no need to worry

The unemployment rate in Minnesota rose 0.1% in August, to sit now at 3.8% across the state. Who is losing jobs? The leisure and hospitality industry is the biggest contributor to the rise in unemployment, down...

Pace International expanding in Rochester

The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) will be granting $196,000 to Pace International through the Job Creation Fund. Pace will be given this funding once they have complete their own investment...

Weekly Business Roundup, 9/6 – 9/12

Your business week, 9/6 - 9/12 Minneapolis The Stable, a consumer brands agency, is expanding to Seattle. Swap: This is while Seattle-based Amazon is looking to expand to a new city for their second headquarters, and...

Meet Minnesota’s most innovative entrepreneurs at Twin Cities Startup Week

Minnesota is home to incredible talent leading the way in industries from technology and healthcare to food and agriculture. Twin Cities Startup Week wants to celebrate and highlight these inventive and skilled entrepreneurs. At...

Adidas made a “DPBR” (durable puke and beer repellent) shoe because Oktoberfest

Because sometimes things get spilled. Like drinks, before and/or after they've been consumed. Adidas München's Oktoberfest sneakers are the answer to the craziness that is Oktoberfest, making a shoe that is, both in design and...

A new design for nonprofits – 48in48 arrives in the Twin Cities

48in48 takes the weekend warrior concept to a whole new level. 48in48 creates 48 websites for 48 nonprofits in 48 hours. And I thought by finally cleaning the kitchen I was being productive on...

Weekly Business Roundup, 8/30 – 9/5

Your business week, 8/30 - 9/5 The Wahlburgers are on their way: Hy-Vee will be adding Mark Wahlberg and brothers' burger chain to its Midwest stores. The first will be in Des Moines (Hy-Vee is...

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