There was a time when the obvious first stop for luxury shoppers was a famous department store like Saks Fifth Avenue or Bloomingdale's.
Updated: December 20, 2012, - 03:07 PM
For retailers, freebies drive traffic, bring in new customers.
Updated: December 16, 2012, - 08:13 PM
Once a bonus, online retailers are paying the postage to make the sale.
Updated: December 03, 2012, - 03:36 PM
The retailer's same-store sales dropped 1 percent for the month, surprising analysts.
Updated: November 29, 2012, - 10:49 PM
A new liquor store in St. Louis Park hopes to win customers with a warehouse-chic look and low prices every day.
Updated: November 26, 2012, - 09:45 PM
Bargains now run from Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday, taking some of the luster off Friday as the ultimate one-day spectacle of shopping.
Updated: November 24, 2012, - 06:52 AM
Retailers are hoping for a hot toy in 2012 to attract shoppers, but the "it" toy phenomenon has become less reliable due to the recession, the rise of social media and an abundance of choices.
Updated: November 21, 2012, - 07:59 PM
Target and Best Buy are leading the way by matching prices online.
Updated: November 19, 2012, - 06:29 AM
Led by Target and Wal-Mart, major retailers have announced plans to open their doors as early as 8 p.m., in an ongoing quest to grab shoppers' attention and get the holiday shopping season off to a strong start.
Updated: November 15, 2012, - 03:26 PM