The Week's Top Business Stories


From the editors of Twin Cities Business:

TSI Expands Shoreview Headquarters And Aims To Add 200 New Jobs

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.

Nash Finch To Be Acquired In $1.3 Billion Deal

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.

Best Buy Appoints New Executive To Lead Geek Squad

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.

Supervalu CEO Taps Former OfficeMax Colleague As CFO

A former OfficeMax executive is set to replace 26-year Supervalu veteran Sherry Smith as chief financial officer, effective August 7.

Deluxe Corporation Buys Marketing Firm For $27M

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.

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