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Lack of snow forces Toro to test equipment in Michigan
The Bloomington-based lawn equipment manufacturer is testing some of its snowblowers in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The Associated Press reports, because of the lack of snow in northern Minnesota, Toro had to find it elsewhere -- about 250 miles away.
Ecolab sees record sales in first quarter, but acquisition costs stifle earnings
The St. Paul-based maker of cleaning products is feeling the effects of its merger with the water treatment company Nalco Holding. Revenue was up 85 percent in the first quarter, but the cost of integrating the two companies sent earnings downward.
Toro names O'Rourke to its Board of Directors
Bloomington-based mower maker Toro Co. is adding James O'Rourke to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. O’Rourke, 51, currently serves as executive vice president of operations and chief operating officer at The Mosaic Company, based in Plymouth.
Digital River warns of sales slowdown
Shares of e-retailer Digital River got hammered in after-hours trading Tuesday after it said it expects a slowdown in second-quarter sales to continue for the rest of the year. The stock fell $2.58 or 14.5 percent in after-hours trading, to $15.21. Minnetonka-based Digital River, which operates online stores for many software and consumer electronics makers, reported that revenue for the quarter ending June 30 fell 2 percent to $90.8 million.
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