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Missing Anchor A Drag For Mall Of America

Substantially empty for almost three years, the old Bloomingdale’s space shows the challenges malls face as department stores founder.

January 20, 2015

Competitive Edge: Ellis Drum Shop

Specializing helps this niche retailer compete with big-box instrument stores.

January 20, 2015

Best Buy

Best Buy Reports Holiday Sales Bump, But Stock Still Slides

The company said strong mobile phone and home theatre sales won’t likely continue at holiday levels the rest of the quarter.

January 15, 2015


Target Leaving Canada: What It Means, What It Will Cost

The decision to cut ties followed billions of dollars in losses with no profitability in sight.

January 15, 2015

No carnitas for diners at some Minnesota Chipotles as chain pulls pork from menu

If you’re heading to Chipotle tonight and have a hankering for carnitas, you might be out of luck. The wildly popular Mexican grill chain has pulled pork (sorry) from the menu at hundreds of...

January 14, 2015

Tom Sengupta

The Legend Of Schneider Drug's Tom Sengupta

Due to health and age, the 75-year-old Sengupta is looking for someone else to carry on the work at his iconic Prospect Park pharmacy, Schneider Drug. No one will be able to carry it on in the same way.

January 14, 2015

Pracna on Main to re-open in spring with possible movie theater drinks link

The historic Minneapolis bar which closed abruptly earlier this month will return bigger and better in the spring. Fans of Pracna on Main – considered the oldest bar on the oldest street in...

January 13, 2015


Report: $80M In Incentives Promised To Polaris For AL Plant

Perks range from cash to offset construction costs to the City of Huntsville buying the parcel itself.

January 12, 2015

An antiques store is taking over a former Minneapolis mayor's 'gingerbread' home

A Northeast Minneapolis antiques store will celebrate its grand opening at its new location, the Hofstede House. Antiquified – a shop that specializes in antique small furnishings, framed art, hand...

January 12, 2015

Hell's Kitchen opening 'Minnesota Room' to show off state's wonders

A Minneapolis restaurant that serves thousands of out-of-towners every year will open a redone room that shows off the history and uniqueness of the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Hell’s Kitchen says...

January 11, 2015

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