Coborn39s is careful to avoid any bust that might follow North Dakota39s oil boom

Coborn's is careful to avoid any bust that might follow North Dakota's oil boom.

Coborn's follows careful growth plan in North Dakota

"We are a pretty fiscally conservative company, so we are not going to build 50 huge stores, and then five years down the line see the sales dwindle.” —REBECCA KUROWSKI, Coborn's

Cash Wise Foods is the name of the concept that Coborn’s Inc. has used to expand into the booming oil fields of North Dakota, but it could also be used to describe the company’s prudent investment strategy.

The employee-owned company, based in St. Cloud, Minn., has taken a careful, deliberate approach to growing into the area, ever mindful that the soaring local economy could crash back to Earth at any time.

“We kn

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