John Ewoldt

Reporter | Consumer news
Phone: 612-673-7633
John Ewoldt searches the Twin Cities and beyond for bargains and strategies to spare consumers time, money and hassles.

Recent content from John Ewoldt

Eden Prairie Center, used in 'Mallrats,' is sold to Dallas investor

The mall, with more than 100 stores, changes hands in the biggest area shopping transaction since Edina’s Galleria was sold.

Updated: October 23, 2013, - 07:19 AM

Oct. 17: Target tests new Apple-like format

Electronics buyers can get up close and personal with the products.

Updated: October 17, 2013, - 04:25 PM

Web retailer adds a physical store sells connectivity to home-theater and computer geeks. Now it is branching out to bricks and mortar.

Updated: October 12, 2013, - 02:00 PM

Minnesota judge's ruling could increase funeral home competition

A St. Paul funeral director prevailed in a lawsuit that said requiring embalming rooms at new locations was a barrier...

Updated: October 11, 2013, - 11:28 PM

Mall of America adds eight new tenants

Most of the new retailers are exclusively at the megamall in the Twin Cities market.

Updated: October 10, 2013, - 09:05 PM

It’s a prime week for warehouse sales in Minnesota

Four local companies and one charity are clearing their warehouses, including Thymes, Red Wing and Stroke of the Heart.

Updated: October 08, 2013, - 04:18 PM

Duluth Trading Company to open store in Bloomington

The catalog firm specializing in heavy-duty workwear gets a Minnesota foothold.

Updated: October 04, 2013, - 08:52 PM

Event offers free financial planning advice, no strings attached

The financial planning seminar attracted about 100 people in the Twin Cities last year. It happens again Saturday in St....

Updated: October 04, 2013, - 05:16 PM

Eagan outlet mall names 19 new tenants

More than a dozen of Paragon’s retail outlets are exclusive in Minnesota, including Cole Haan and White House/Black Market.

Updated: October 03, 2013, - 08:02 AM

Competition, tight credit, diet trends close some Twin Cities bakeries

Competition, tightfisted banks and gluten-free diets have sliced into several independent bakeries in the Twin Cities.

Updated: September 29, 2013, - 10:23 AM

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