Educational Game Maker MindWare Buys Competitor Peaceable Kingdom
Educational Game Maker MindWare Buys Competitor Peaceable Kingdom

Peaceable Kingdom was founded in 1983 by the family of Clement Hurd, illustrator of the popular children’s book “Good Night Moon”.

ILEA Quick Tips for Event Planners: September 2017

Selecting a caterer and planning the perfect holiday menu.

Minnesota Leaders Plan Bid for New Amazon HQ
Minnesota Leaders Plan Bid for New Amazon HQ

Amazon promises to bring billions in construction and as many as 50,000 jobs to a region that can promise a big incentive package.

Target's $7 Billion Bet
Target's $7 Billion Bet

Target CEO Brian Cornell is investing it all in an old concept: offering something unique, valuable and accessible.

Rising Demand, Falling Occupancy
Rising Demand, Falling Occupancy

After a big influx of hotel rooms in downtown Minneapolis, bookings are up, but many rooms still sit empty.

Counting MOA's International Visitors
Counting MOA's International Visitors

The mall says 3 million people visit each year. How do they determine that number?

After Solid Summer Tourism Season, Local Lodgers Feel Less Optimistic About Fall
After Solid Summer Tourism Season, Local Lodgers Feel Less Optimistic About Fall

About a quarter of the state’s motels, B&Bs, campgrounds and hotels are confident business will improve in the fall, while roughly just as many expect the opposite.

Target Launches New In-House Wine Brand
Target Launches New In-House Wine Brand

Alcoholic beverages are among the fastest-growing categories at the retailer's stores.

Best Buy Beats Q2 Expectations, Same-Store Sales Hit Highest Note Since 2010
Best Buy Beats Q2 Expectations, Same-Store Sales Hit Highest Note Since 2010

Yet shares of the electronics retailer fell by 11 percent after CEO Hubert Joly told analysts its same-store sales growth wouldn’t be the “new normal.”