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The Minneapolis-based retailer is strongly encouraging workers to wear the protective gear.
Michaels says it is essential because it provides fabric for homemade masks and supplies for children who are at home.
The electronics retailer is busy filling online orders for home office equipment and appliances.
In recent days, states and cities across the U.S. have defined essential differently in their stay-at-home orders.
Area supermarkets, retailers, co-ops have stepped up efforts in the past week.
Remodels will be scaled back, and fresh groceries, alcohol won't be offered for pickup.
The retailer will step up cleaning efforts, social distancing measures.
Grocery-delivery service demand has boomed — and in an economy where many workers have at least temporarily lost their retail jobs overnight, the delivery services are hiring.
As the coronavirus pandemic accelerates, Richfield-based Best Buy has decided to temporarily close its stores aside from curbside pickup starting Sunday. The electronics chain has…
The retailer is the latest among superstores and grocers to extend pay raises or bonuses to front-line workers.
Shopping centers and stores say closing will help stem the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Retailers are headed into difficult economic time, experts say.
Sales of keyboards, monitors and laptops, among other items, were up at the Richfield-based electronics chain.
"She got a national movement going and I think she made a real difference in America," former Vice President Walter Mondale said.
For employees who contract the coronavirus, Target will provide them with 100% pay for up to 14 days.
J. Patrick Doyle will take over as chairman after the company's shareholders meet on June 11.
Target is adding staff hours at each stores and suspending food samples.
Retailer encouraging no-contact deliveries for same-day Shipt service.
The Minneapolis-based retailer also reported better than expected earnings on Tuesday.
Hand sanitizer, paper goods and medical masks are in short supply in stores around the metro and the nation.
Michael Fiddelke said the retailer will continue to make significant investments in technology, supply chain and new stores.
The 3.4% increase in same-store U.S. sales were better than expected.
Consumer electronics could have a banner year, barring roadblocks.
With more than 30 years of retail experience between them, Casey and Jamie Carl have put a lot of the lessons they learned to work for themselves.
The Open Story brand will hit stores on Sunday.
The board said it would have no further comment to preserve the "confidentiality and integrity" of the process.
Allegations about firm's CEO under investigation.
Company's stock dipped after allegation against CEO, but has rebounded strongly.
Retailer ended a 2019 of fast growth with a surprising slowdown in toys and electronics.
Retailer aims for market share in activewear.
The dining and brewery company with two local brands has secured a $5M "debtor in possession" loan.
Size and location were not a "good fit," the chain says.
The Minneapolis-based retailer said it will be more selective than its competitors in what it offers.
For $99 a month, subscribers can get a free menu item at one of the sites every day.
The Aira service uses a phone app to connect visually impaired people with an agent who helps guide them through public spaces. It's now available for free in 600 Target stores.
In her first Black Friday as CEO of Best Buy, Corie Barry made a point of trying to shake every employee’s hand as a line…
Richfield-based electronics retailer raises profit outlook for year.
The Awood Center is one of 40-plus diverse groups forming Athena.
It's a stark reversal from earlier this decade, when many questioned whether Minnesota's two big-box chains would withstand Amazon.
A leap in clothing sales and success in its delivery options helped Target post stronger Q3 results.
Target is suing its insurance company for denying claims to reimburse Target for tens of millions of dollars it paid out as part of settlements over the retailer's 2013 data breach.
More shoppers are happy buying previously owned gifts and apparel — for the story, the price or the environment.
Best Buy is making hundreds of the deals from its Black Friday ad available through Sunday, including Apple doorbusters such as saving up to $300…
Target is holding its Black Friday preview sale this Friday and Saturday, a week later than last year with Thanksgiving also falling later on the…
The moves are part of the Richfield-based electronic chain's annual churn as it re-evaluates its store portfolio as leases come up for renewal.
The scholarship will fund higher education for teens who studied at its tech centers.
Dayton hopes to parlay brand into a national player.
Target will spend extra $50M to boost employee hours and training this season.
Retailer says its offer will apply to 99% of customers making purchases online.
Associates will still wear the signature blue shirts, but they won't have to tuck them in.
He discovered his role as "Santa Dan" in his 50s, and he felt that was his life's calling.
Entrepreneur Angie Bastian offered inspiration and a road map at Twin Cities Startup Week.
The Minneapolis-based retailer also named Michael Fiddelke as chief financial officer.
The Minneapolis-based retailer will both provide stock and fulfill orders for the venture.
The retailer's $250K gift to the U will help fund program scholarships and more.
N.Y.-based payday-advance firm plans to hire 100 employees for its new Minneapolis office.
The Richfield-based retailer wants to grow its business helping people use and increase their technology purchases.
But Minnesota law bars lease-to-own program for credit-challenged shoppers.
Matchstick Ventures is looking for opportunities in underserved regions.
Last year, Target was the biggest holiday employer of any brick-and-mortar retail chain, and this year it plans to boost its holiday hiring.
Investors have been worried about how new rounds of tariffs to go into effect in upcoming months will affect Best Buy.
Retailer will add in-store shops to 25 locations, including Maple Grove.
The surge came after Minneapolis-based Target announced a 17% gain in profit for its fiscal second quarter and a 3.4% jump in comparable sales. Executives also raised their profit outlook for the rest of the year.
The space started by former Target employees is meant to be a hub for experimenting with new concepts.
The retailer's drive to revamp and update its house brands has now reached the grocery section. Executives say the new Good & Gather products won't have artificial flavors and sweeteners, synthetic colors or high-fructose corn syrup.
CEO Brian Cornell, during his five years on the job, has taken a measured approach to the retailer's turnaround.
The 'Red Tab' label will appear in 50 stores later this month.
They're young and smart, and Target is tapping their energy and ideas in a new business accelerator.
Iconic pieces to be reissued to celebrate 20 years of collaborations with big names.
The 13-year veteran replaces Corie Barry, who was promoted to chief executive last month.
Organizers say pace at Shakopee plant is too fast and employees are getting hurt
This is Insignia's second lawsuit against a News Corp. subsidiary; the media giant settled the first in 2011.
Richard “Dick” Bancroft combined his lifelong hobby of taking pictures with his passion for social justice to become the unofficial photographer of the American Indian…
The senior executive vice president said the timing is right while the company is doing well.
CDs are on their way out at the nation's largest retailers. But some audiophiles and enthusiasts hang on to them. And they're about half of the revenue at stores like Electric Fetus in Minneapolis.