From the editors of Twin Cities Business:
While the exact number of local cuts is unclear, Thomson Reuters informed some Minnesota employees this week that their jobs will be eliminated as part of a companywide reduction.
Skybridge Americas, which is based in the western suburbs and was previously part of Carlson Marketing, is adding jobs after landing new clients and extending a key contract.
Minnesota was ranked the sixth-worst state for entrepreneur- and small business-friendly tax and regulatory policies.
A California investment firm purchased two of Cargill’s three corporate buildings in Hopkins; the two buildings totaled more than 500,000 in square footage.
Minnesota ranked third in the nation in a recent United Health Foundation report based on residents’ access to health insurance, low levels of air pollution, and high education levels, among other factors.