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Best Buy Exceeds Expectations Amid Smartphone Sales Slump

The retailer also announced one of its top executives would be leaving the company in June.

May 24, 2016


Target Disappoints In Q1, Signals Trouble Ahead

Sales fell sharply in part due to the spin off of the retailer's pharmacy and clinic business.

May 18, 2016

Target names former Nordstrom exec as new head of merchandising

A former Nordstrom executive will lead Target’s merchandising. The Minneapolis-based retailer announced Tuesday that Mark Tritton will be the executive vice president and chief merchandising...

May 17, 2016

Anti-Target protest over transgender bathroom policy arrives in St. Paul

Campaigners who oppose Target’s transgender-inclusive bathroom policy were in St. Paul on Monday, kicking off a statewide tour aimed at driving shoppers away from stores. The Minneapolis...

May 16, 2016

Amazon is hiring people to work alongside robots in Shakopee

Amazon is looking to hire more than 1,000 people to work at its new fulfillment center in Shakopee. Shakopee Valley News says the internet giant has started hiring to fill 1,000 full-time positions...

May 15, 2016

Video: CEO says Target won't back down on bathroom policy

  Target CEO Brian Cornell was on CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” and took a couple minutes to address the controversy over the retailer’s bathroom stance – and the calls for...

May 12, 2016


ARCpoint Labs Adding Three Metro Locations

Franchise concept provides drug and alcohol, DNA testing.

May 11, 2016

One Target is getting a Chobani Cafe (yes, the Greek yogurt people)

The Greek yogurt giant Chobani is getting a cafe – inside a Target. The Minneapolis-based retailer said Wednesday morning the Chobani Cafe will be located in Target’s new Tribeca neighborhood...

May 11, 2016

A new Minneapolis bookstore will be run by 'indie' publisher Milkweed Editions

If it seems like bookstores are more likely to close than open these days, then maybe Milkweed Books is swimming upstream instead of going with the flow. That would not be unusual for the non...

May 10, 2016

Study finds more people are visiting the Twin Cities than ever before

Tourism in the Twin Cities is growing. Last year, 31.6 million people visited the metro, more than ever before. That’s according to a study commissioned by Meet Minneapolis – an association...

May 07, 2016

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