Good Company: Mixly

Good Company: Mixly
The summer months are approaching, and what better to mix with warm weather than a cocktail! A group of friends here in the Twin Cities has made it much simpler for you to sip during the summer. Kelli introduces Mixly, a local company who has created several versatile flavors of handcrafted cocktail mixers. Find them in stores near you here!...

Good Company: Dogfish Media

Good Company: Dogfish Media
When TCL reporter Kelli Hanson was live from home during the pandemic, she received a lot of questions about the pictures on her wall. They're actually from a local screen printing company, Dogfish Media. Since she still gets questions about it, she decided it would be fun to meet the creator! Dogfish Media is has an exclusive TCL deal, use...

Good Company: Erik’s Bike Shop

Good Company: Erik’s Bike Shop
Every week we bring you the story of a local good company, one that has had that AHA moment many business owners are searching for. That lightbulb went off for this Good Company when the owner was only 13-years-old. Kelli introduces us to Erik, the bike man behind Erik’s Bike Shop. Erik’s Bike Shop now has 31 locations across the...

Good Company: ILLUME Candles

Good Company: ILLUME Candles
Reporter Kelli Hanson takes us inside the Minnesota-based ILLUME Candles facility in Maple Grove. They have their own brand, but more than 7,500 independent retailers carry their candles! They create private label candles for some brands that might be familiar to you, like Anthropologie and West Elm.

Good Company: Storm Creek

Good Company: Storm Creek
Apparel Company, Storm Creek, is making a name for itself and it’s pieces of clothing are designed right here in Eagan.  Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson checks it out. Storm Creek has launched a limited time collection of apparel featuring the #HealthCareStrong design to recognize healthcare heroes working on the front lines of...

Good Company: Mostly Made

Good Company: Mostly Made
It’s a very Minnesotan thing to bring a meal over to someone who has just had a baby, or when there has just been a death in their family, for example.  Jillian McGary from Deephaven had an idea that will help you in situations like this or even to give you more time with the family.  Mostly Made takes away a few extra steps to getting...

Good Company: Summit Brewing Co.

Good Company: Summit Brewing Co.
Minnesota is home to more than 180 breweries, but Summit Brewing Company is likely the biggest.  Summit Brewing has grown from a 5,000 barrel facility to producing more than 100,000 barrels of beer. The Summit Brewing Co. is celebrating their anniversary on Saturday, October 16 from 1 – 7 p.m. at Summit Brewing Co.  For more information,...

Good Company: Northern Soda Company

Good Company: Northern Soda Company
There are a few things that can take you back to your childhood like a toy, a song, and grape soda pop.  A Minnesota pop company is keeping it old school making soda in small batches, sweetened with real sugar and leaving out bizarre chemicals.  The old fashioned way.  Kelli introduces us to Northern Soda Company in Arden Hills. Mystery...

Good Company: Beyond Words

Good Company: Beyond Words
When someone has experienced a loss or is sick, it is hard to find the right words to say.  Catherine Hinz created Beyond Words - curated boxes to uplift, recharge, and let’s a person know that someone cares. Every box that goes out gets a send off and Catherine writes the destination on her wall right outside of her workroom.  To...

Good Company: The Naughty Greek

Good Company: The Naughty Greek
The Naughty Greek is a favorite restaurant at Twin Cities Live.  They’re known for their authentic Greek food and now they are hoping that their new Chef’s Table, a 5-course meal, will start getting attention too. Reserving the Chef’s Table Experience Request a reservation online for parties of 6 or more You can request a...

Good Company: Steller Handcrafted Goods

Good Company: Steller Handcrafted Goods
Julie Steller is a local handmade mitten maker and owner of Steller Handcrafted Goods.  When Bernie Sanders had a direct effect on her business when he made is appearance at the Presidential inauguration in his homemade wool mittens.  That’s when she says business started to boom! Click here and use the promo code: TCL15 for 15% off your...

Good Company: Carver Junk Company

Good Company: Carver Junk Company
Since working from home, our reporter Kelli Hanson has had so many questions about the prints in the background of her in-home office.  The Minnesota prints come from Carver Junk Company located in Chaska.  She gives us a peek inside the business to see how else they’re continuing to support local makers. The Minnesota prints are made...

Good Company: Mancini’s Char House

Good Company: Mancini’s Char House
Kelli chats with brothers Pat and John Mancini, the owners of Mancini’s Char House in St. Paul to find out what they are doing during this pandemic to keep the legacy alive. Mancini’s is selling Grill Boxes-to-Go.  Pick up a bottle of their wine, their grilling spices and new steak gift boxes for an amazing holiday gift.  Click here...

Good Company: Angel Food Bakery

Good Company: Angel Food Bakery
Businesses are shifting the way they do business to keep their doors open these days.  Angel Food Bakery has found a way to keep their doors open.  Every week Angel Food Bakery ships 600 boxes of donuts across the country.  If you’d like to place an order for donuts from Angel Food, click here.