Articles by Sam Schaust

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SkyWater Pays $30M For Semiconductor Manufacturing Facility

The purchase will keep 400 manufacturing jobs in Bloomington.

March 28, 2017

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Minnesota Job Vacancies Rise In Q4

The number of unfilled jobs ticked up 1 percent, with three out of five of those openings in the Twin Cities metro.

March 27, 2017

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Chisholm Moves To Cut Ties With Ironbound Studios

The mayor of the Iron Range city said the two parties should “go their own ways” as it moves to evict the movie studio from its basement due to unmet payments.

March 27, 2017

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Former Northern Oil And Gas President Charged With $33M Fraud Scheme

Ryan Gilbertson’s attorney called the charges “unsupportable” and “meritless.”

March 23, 2017

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LeMond Companies Raises $4.8M In Latest Funding Round

The company will soon launch a subsidiary geared toward low-cost carbon fiber production.

March 23, 2017

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Medtronic Announces $2B Debt Offering

The medtech company said the funds would be used for “general corporate purposes.”

March 22, 2017

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Pricing Issues Hurt General Mills In Its Q3

Its ready-to-go meals and yogurt products both recorded double-digit drops in sales.

March 21, 2017

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Stratasys Introduces New Dental-Specific 3D Printer

Dental workers were some of the earliest adopters of 3D printing technology.

March 21, 2017

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Kickstarting Innovation: Four Startups Receive Crowdfunding Support In March

From a car hacking device to chairs that simulate floating, innovators in Minnesota have recently received hundreds of thousands of dollars in financial backing.

March 20, 2017

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3M To Buy Scott Safety For $2B, Its Second-Largest Acquisition Ever

The manufacturing company’s largest acquisition was in June 2015 when it paid $2.5 billion for a local maker of safety products.

March 16, 2017

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Chuck & Don’s Breaks Into E-Commerce Market With Acquisition Of Fetch

The pet supplies retailer will now have the ability to better compete with Petco, PetSmart and Amazon, all of which offer online ordering and home delivery.

March 16, 2017

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MSP Homes Sell In Record Time In February As Inventory Remains At 14-Year Low

However, the Federal Reserve’s decision to raise interest rates could affect demand in the future.

March 15, 2017

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Medtronic Receives FDA Clearance For Two Heart Devices

The federal approvals came from Monday and Tuesday of this week.

March 14, 2017

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LISI Medical Remmele Looks To Double Size Of Big Lake Facility

The expansion is expected to create the need for 19 new hires.

March 14, 2017

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Electronics Recycler Maxxum Buys Trace Technology Management

Both companies worked within the field of IT asset disposal and provide data management solutions.

March 14, 2017

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