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After an early-onset Alzheimer's diagnosis, Jerry Parks' family bought land in Plymouth and found a partner to run a 36-resident home.
Evine Live has until July 15 to get its stock price up.
CEO Hubert Joly is intensifying the company's focus on helping customers make the most of complicated technology.
Target's performance stood out from sales weakness at other big retailers as investors hammered retail stocks today. Target also announced job changes involving senior executives.
Current second-in-command Shelly Kendrick will replace Kathryn Roberts, who will stay on in a part-time role.
Peter Taunton will be strategic adviser as he shifts more time to a scholarship charity.
Fairview Health will roll out new service to businesses after testing it on its own employees
Sears announced today it plans to close the store at the Mall of America in late March as part of an 80-store bankruptcy liquidation, signaling the end of an era for a store that once dominated the nation's retail landscape. The company also said it will shutter the Kmart in Rochester, Minn.
Mastercard analysis shows that this year shoppers spent 5.1 percent more between Nov. 1 and Christmas than they did in 2017.
Snow, rain, ice headed to metro before temps plummet Friday; heaviest snow will hit north, west and central.
Retailer turns down offer from firm that is reviving Herberger's as "not in best interest of stockholders."
The retailer said 265 company-owned stores were tied to the breach.
Cabby Lolmaugh, the current COO, has been with the retailer 17 years.
Finding better ways to support older adults in their homes will become a critical challenge for Minnesota and the nation in coming years, as society copes with the aging of the baby boom generation.
The Bloomington mall is the first to use L.A. company Vntana's "mixed reality" technology in a retail setting. Powered by a 3-D gaming engine, it gives people the sense that they're talking to the character in real time.
Shoppers are expected to pony up $30 billion this year on gift cards, which remain No. 1 on people's wish lists.
Carroll, who belted out formidable bass lines with the competitive a cappella women's barbershop group, lived in Crystal.
Sales and traffic were down from last year over five-day weekend, according to the NRF, but retailers still on record-setting pace.
Some items in a line of clothing, health and nutrition products and workout equipment for women over 50 will be available starting this spring.
E-commerce sales reached $7.9 billion, an increase of 19 percent.
The thrill of the pre-dawn Black Friday shopping tradition shows no sign of fading among the faithful.
An estimated 164 million consumers are expected to do some shopping through Monday.
Survey finds Twin Cities shoppers expect to spend about 20 percent more this holiday season.
Target and Best Buy post strong Q3 sales while market is topsy-turvy
CEO Hubert Joly says company is energized going into holiday season.
Investments in operations to improve shipping and digital sales pressured profits.
As holiday shopping shifts online, Target, others look for way to capture traffic.
Discount chains, department stores and independent mom-and-pop shops vie for $3 billion in toy sales now up for grabs.
Target, Kohl's to open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving, but Mall of America will again close for the holiday.
After "years of decreasing profitability," final day of business will be Feb. 2.
The company has made a big competitive move on the holiday front, removing restrictions on the shipping offer.
Retailers are entering the all-important holiday season with strong momentum and customers wanting to spend.
Retailers offer perks, better pay to entice seasonal workers.
Bankruptcy filing expected to especially help Best Buy's growing push into appliances.
Lawmakers direct $300,000 to establish advisory council in bipartisan effort to support family caregivers.
Sam centered his life around guiding everyday people through tough times.
Paul Grangaard's online custom clothier will help Minnesota United look natty.
"Oversight" replaced some words in book details.
Target lands Teigen kitchen line, boosts holiday hiring.
Serena Williams spoke to 3,000 employees at annual meeting in Minneapolis.
Lopsided vote came from second Long Island store to reject representation.
A recent merger between the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) locals in Brooklyn Center and Worthington, Minn., has created one of the state’s largest…
The action is rare among front-line workers at Target Corp., where none of the retailer's more than 1,800 stores are unionized.
The company now expects same-store sales to rise 3.5 to 4.5 percent.
Company raises profit outlook for the year, predicting a strong holiday season.
Hom Furniture is seeking approval to double the retail floor space surrounding its flagship Hom store on Interstate 494 in Bloomington, a project that potentially…
Stress-relieving assistance systems unequal, study finds.
Retailer buys GreatCall, one of the nation's largest providers of health and personal emergency response calls.
Separately, mall launches service so Chinese tourists can use mobile payments.
Minneapolis-based restaurant meals delivery company continues rapid growth through acquisition and organic growth.
He now moves into a new post as executive chairman of the board, where he hopes to serve as an adviser and sounding board for the new CEO.
Proud to be a journalist, she also found humor in everyday moments that helped feed her online posts.
Getting doctors and insurance companies involved turns out to be "the secret sauce."
He takes the helm from Inge Thulin at a time of expected growth.
At least 600,000 Minnesotans care for an older parent, spouse, neighbor or friend. Research by AARP shows that almost half do medical tasks —…
Target, Best Buy and others have long criticized the lack of online sales tax.
It is inspired by the "slow flower" movement, which aims to build a more robust market for U.S.-grown plants that focuses on seasonality and avoids chemical use.
The region's strength may lie in the wide variety of Twin Cities firms
More than 1,200 people signed postcards and petitions, emphasizing economic benefits of the project.
More than two-thirds of those caring for their loved ones suffer job-related difficulties, but the U.S. is one of the few industrialized nations that doesn't guarantee workers paid leave to care for family members, and it's a rare employee perk.
More Americans face the challenge of caring for an aging parent or other loved one, a burden that will skyrocket as 76 million baby boomers move into their 80s. Meanwhile, family sizes are shrinking and demand for health care workers is growing.
As reporter Jackie Crosby cared for her parents, her friends and colleagues were facing the same complex, taxing work — and with little support.
Chris Policinski led the global dairy cooperative to explosive growth during his tenure.
Project on Winona waterfront expected to begin in late 2019.
The development is the first under the Del Webb brand in Minnesota.
The deal allows public access to thousands of past 'Prairie Home Companion' shows. MPR will pay Keillor $275,000 for money owed through past contracts. In return, Keillor agreed not to take legal action.
The home improvement chain is accusing ThyssenKrupp Elevator of breach of contract and failing to defend pending injury cases.
For more than two decades, Virginia Hyvarinen worked for the Duluth Public Library.
The company's employee stock ownership plan has lost $850 million since 2015. The company, now being sold to Shutterfly, said it can't discuss the lawsuit.
Move is one of biggest network expansions in company history.
The company's profits fell due to bonuses and costs associated with new U.S. tax law.
Hormel's tax savings will result in capital improvements, wage equalization and community investments
The food company's quarterly profits rose nearly 30 percent.
Layoffs begin immediately, with workers given "preferable access" to reapply as soon as Wednesday.
As labor market tightens, some are finding ways to keep older workers on job.
New owner Pilgrim's Pride moving duties to chicken company's other locations.
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