Business briefs for May 31, 2011.
M&I works to aid City Union Mission
The M&I Bank location at 18811 E. Valley View Parkway in Independence is holding a toilet paper drive through June 9 to benefit City Union Mission. The public is invited to donate in the bank’s lobby during regular business hours. Also, M&I employees will serve meals at City Union Mission on June 9. The efforts are part of the company’s Community Day, during which employees are mobilized to help the communities in which they work.
Ceco Building Systems has honored two local companies for their sales:
Target earnings up
Target Corporation reported earnings of $689 million, or 99 cents a share, for the quarter ending April 30, compared with $671 million, or 90 cents a share, in the same quarter in 2010. The Minneapolis, Minn., based company has 1,755 stores, including Independence and Blue Springs.