From the editors of Twin Cities Business:
The company completed a 58,000-square-foot expansion of its corporate headquarters in Shoreview, which was built with plans in mind to hire 200 new employees over the next four to five years.
Edina-based Nash Finch agreed to an all-stock merger with fellow food distributor Spartan Stores, a deal that is expected to create a $7.5 billion company.
The Richfield-based retailer appointed Chris Askew president of services. He will lead the company’s tech services business, which is best known as Geek Squad.
A former OfficeMax executive is set to replace 26-year Supervalu veteran Sherry Smith as chief financial officer, effective August 7.
In addition to announcing its $27 million acquisition of San Francisco-based VerticalResponse, Shoreview-based Deluxe said that its second-quarter earnings rose nearly 14 percent.