Retail + Hospitality

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Swatch Sues Target Over Alleged Imitation Watches

The Swiss watchmaker seeks to stop Target from selling the watches, to recoup profits Target has made from the watches, and to be awarded capital damages.

March 11, 2014

Hospitality industry launches campaign against minimum wage hike

Minnesota restaurant, resort and hotel owners descended on the state Capitol Monday in an effort to convince lawmakers not to increase the state’s minimum wage, MPR News reports. Bills under...

March 10, 2014

New Owner Plans Calhoun Square Tune-Up

The Minneapolis-based Ackerberg Group expects to close on the deal for the Uptown Minneapolis complex in early April.

March 10, 2014

Legislature: Lawmakers pore over Sunday liquor sale bills; tax bill advances

State lawmakers are set Thursday to unveil several proposals that could set up spirited debate over whether Minnesota should allow Sunday liquor store sales. Sen. Roger Reinert, DFL-Duluth, and Rep...

March 06, 2014

Top officer out as Target restructures security oversight team

In the wake of the massive data breach that has put Target on the hot seat with customers, banks and lawmakers, the company’s chief information officer has announced she is leaving the...

March 05, 2014

A rendering of the new expansion

Mall Of America Expands With New Hotel, Retail Space

The Bloomington mall confirmed recently that, after closing on $300 million in financing, it plans to add a 700,000-square-foot expansion.

March 04, 2014

3M HQ

2 MN Cos. Make Fortune’s List Of “World’s Most Admired”

3M ranked 23rd and Target 29th, although both fell several spots from last year’s list.

February 27, 2014

Best Buy store

Best Buy: Profits, Stock Price Climb; 2K Layoffs Planned

Best Buy swung to a profit in its fourth quarter but is reportedly planning to cut up to 2,000 managers across the country.

February 27, 2014

Target store

Canada Woes Hurt Target’s Profits More Than Data Breach

Target’s profits fell 46 percent in the fourth quarter, dropping from $1.47 per share to $0.81 per share; Target attributed $0.40 of the loss to its Canadian segment and $0.02 per share to the data breach.

February 26, 2014

Big Grocery Chain Aims To Eat Into Twin Cities Market Share

Hy-Vee, which has 235 stores in eight states, is planning to add several stores in the metro area.

February 25, 2014

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