Hamburger Helper

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2014

    First Look: Longfellow Market

    Longfellow seemingly has it all. It's home to Leviticus Tattoo, Merlin's Rest, our favorite head shop GM Tobacco, the always-entertaining Denny's, and, of course, the Mississippi River. In recent years, a handful of new restaurants (like Sonora Grill and Parka) opened in the neighborhood, increasing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2013

    Quang vs. Jasmine Deli: Pho Fight

    Sadly, traditional dishes with working-class origins often mutate into pretty, convenient, much less soulful mass-market versions. Beef stroganoff becomes Hamburger Helper, calzones become P'zones, and Greek yogurt becomes fat-free Yoplait, "packed with protein" in its little pouch like face cream- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2012

    Bruce Bradley, local novelist and blogger, exposes the food industry

    Do you ever wonder what goes on behind the walls of the big-food industry? Well, that's something local industry-insider-turned-author Bruce Bradley knows a little about. Bradley, who lives in Minneapolis, has spent over 15 years working as a marketing executive for some of the biggest food com ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2012

    Top 10 Minnesota brands with most Facebook likes

    The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal just released its annual list of the Minnesota brands with the top 10 Facebook likes. In the social media age, Facebook likes are a good proxy for evaluating where brands stand with their customers. Sure, dollars and cents they aren't, but a strong social me ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2010

    General Mills named one of 100 best companies to work for

    General Mills squeezes on to Fortune's 2009 "Top 100 Best Companies to Work For" list.

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2009

    General Mills profit almost doubles

    Just like we all coulda predicted, General Mills scores as more and more people eat at home.

  • Restaurants

    June 10, 2009

    Burger Jones, Five Guys, Smashburger

    The Twin Cities can has cheezburger?

  • News

    December 6, 2000

    Name Your Mania

    Emeril at the mall, Smackdown at the Target Center: A hallucination in two acts

  • News

    April 1, 1998