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Survey by Minneapolis-based Piper Jaffray takes the pulse of shifting moods of U.S. youths.
Though he never made it past seventh grade, Johnson proved himself to be an industrious worker and a man of great wisdom.
For the first time the retailer offers a price match guarantee to members of its loyalty program
Malaysian immigrant Amber Leong receives investment after appearing on the TV show, with Lori Greiner and Mark Cuban taking a stake in the company.
Minneapolis urban streetwear boutique Piff rides wave of 'hype fashion.'
Retail giant arguing Minnesota property assessors have violated its 14th Amendment right to equal protection.
Modern Retail Collective, which opens Friday, will be as much of a living laboratory as a high-tech shopping experience.
The gap in Minnesota's workforce needs could be met by hanging on to older workers, respecting their experience.
J&B Group will consolidate in St. Michael; city leaders hope to woo new employer.
New RH concept store the latest piece of owner Simon Property Group's strategy.
Retailers try to distinguish themselves in giving steady customers incentives to come back
The pointed memo to hundreds of national-brand vendors highlights the ripple effect of the Trump administration's ongoing trade war with China.
Niece Deb Taylor had served as CEO since 2015.
Company expects sales to slide this year as it adjusts product mix and improves operations.
Companies need to adjust their approach to attract the newest crop of workers.
Evine is rebranding to the name it stopped using in 2015 as part of a broader effort to try to reignite sales.
The company finds contract jobs for IT workers — and the firm has only grown.
Time pressure forces people to find work more quickly, but with more strain.
Timothy Krieger countered that everything "was blessed" by the SEC and tax accountants.
The latest homicide capped a violent week in the city.
Police in Eveleth, Minn., have arrested a 30-year-old.
Amazon fulfillment centers in Shakopee and across the country use advanced technologies to assist human workers.
The Eden Prairie TV shopping network will resurrect its former name.
School season ranks second to holidays for retail spending; families are expected to spend $519 per child.
Fonda was supposed to launch an athleisure line last week on the home shopping network, but it is refining its focus.
Cornerstone Studios co-working space in northeast Minneapolis is a one-stop shop for wedding services.
The mall said it is the first of several new tenants that will fill vacancies.
A special machine used at several facilities makes custom, ready-to-ship boxes for smaller items that saves room and is better for the environment.
The Circularity 19 conference focused on sustainability plans and how to implement them.
Richfield-based retailer will roll out an expanded collection of products to 100 stores this year.
After a weekend of problems at its cash registers, Target said Monday it was experiencing no new issues, and that it was working to resolve the problem.
Long lines formed as Saturday shopping outings slowed to a snail's pace. Even after the retailer said the problem was fixed, shoppers reported delays.
Shoppers can now use the website to place orders.
St. Cloud grocery chain admits no wrongdoing in settling with the U.S. Attorney's Office.
She becomes the fifth CEO in Best Buy history, and one of three women to lead a Minnesota Fortune 500 company.
The move comes as U.S. retailers seek to attract employees in a difficult market for hiring.
When the University of Minnesota’s world-renowned aging expert Robert Kane died unexpectedly in March 2017, he was heavily involved in state and federal projects to…
A fellowship by the Ballard Spahr law firm and Piper Jaffray aims to attract more women and minorities to the legal ranks
Convenience may be winning out over price in the retail world. Consumers want to walk the aisles and fill their own carts. But they also…
A $21M loss in the first quarter has the company changing its name and cutting positions.
Six resorts are changing hands in a megadeal that includes some of Minnesota's most popular vacation spots.
With a new e-commerce center, along with its stores and traditional distribution centers, Best Buy says it can now provide next-day delivery to most of its customers.
Sales of high-margin appliances along with wearables and tablets helped buoy sales during the first quarter.
The company and consumers handled tariffs so far, but another test lies ahead.
Digital growth skyrockets: Sales from Target.com and mobile apps grew 42% during the first quarter compared to last year. Shoppers say “I want…
Gains in online, mobile came from shoppers using pickup or delivery services.
Target exec calls its latest fashion partnership 'one of the most successful in history.'
Purchase of GreatCall expands retailer's connection to seniors
Kevin Krier's first love was stage acting, which became the perfect bedrock for a career producing fashion shows and galas for some of the world's…
Now called Roundel, the goal is to become a more-aggressive player.
The stock deal grants vendor two new seats on the board, with new CEO Tim Peterman.
Everspring cleaning supplies and paper products hit shelves on Monday.
The specialty women's retail chain failed to meet minimum market cap of $15 million.
Everyday objects used to build connection for dementia patients.
The service will be available at 6,000 stores.
Survey about shopping preferences for first time asks Gen Z about gender identification, interest in social issues.
Local makers of Drymate Mats now sell seven products to Walmart.
The Minneapolis retailer has pledged to pay all workers at least $15 an hour by the end of 2020.
Retailer took steps after a newspaper report faulted the online platform for failing to fully vet day care providers.
Home shopping network tumbled deep into the red during the holiday period.
Equity firm will pay $300M for majority stake in Duluth-based retailer.
Remodels spiff up aisles and backroom operations to meet modern shopping trends.
Family-owned operation launched in 1957, had recently been under financial strain.
As interest in heritage brands grows among urban fashionistas, the 110-year-old Minnesota brand makes its first inroads into the big city.
Over the years, the ambitious couple turned their property on Coon Lake into a verdant playground.
As one of two women on the board of management of Germany-based Allianz SE, she calls increasing diversity her "personal crusade."
Wages are ticking up. The labor market is robust. But consumers are giving the kind of mixed messages that drive economists and retail executives batty. Will they or won't they spend in 2019?
In an interview, ex-CEO of the embattled chain reveals strategy to confront the competition.
Store traffic hurt by bad weather, but investments in e-commerce will pay off in year ahead, execs say.
He's among 126 people from across the globe selected for a five-year program aimed at helping recipients gain knowledge and contacts to expand their ideas and make a difference in their communities.
Target Corp. has promised to hit that level for all workers by the end of 2020.
The Minneapolis-based retailer gains market share in every major category and now offers at least seven ways to shop.
Two years in, Target's huge gamble to invest $7B in stores and technology is paying off. The question now is, can the momentum continue?
The nation's largest consumer electronics saw sales rise 3 percent, beating Wall Street estimates.
Bruce Sorrells seemed to know just the right approach to helping a kid get through a rough patch.He grew up fatherless, which explained part of…