Greenpeace Takes Aim at Target’s Plastic Bag Use with Holiday Protest

A team of activists appeared at Target’s downtown Minneapolis to urge the retailer to eliminate its reliance on single-use plastic bags.

Blue Plate Restaurant Group Sued Over ‘Employee Wellness Surcharge’

Many other Twin Cities restaurants have begun instituting similar fees over the years. Could they pose a legal issue?

How to Stay Healthy While Facing Event Planning Stress

While managing events aimed at boosting the mental health of professionals, event planners can't disregard their own mental health. Here's five tips for staying healthy while event planning.

Despite Online Deals, Shoppers Still Line Up for Black Friday

“You will make technology dreams come true,” Best Buy CEO Corie Barry tells employees on Thanksgiving. And Target announces early Cyber Monday deals.

Thinking Outside the Big Box

Small Business Saturday returns for the 10th year. Minnesota business owners say the event provides a much-needed revenue boost.

Black Friday Revisited

Is the annual shopping extravaganza still relevant?

Shoppers Expect a Weaker Economy in 2020, Report Says

In the Twin Cities, shoppers’ outlook on next year’s economy is the “weakest it’s been in years,” according to a new report by Deloitte.

The Gift of Workplace Zen

Peace on Earth—and in the office, too. This holiday season, help your employees and clients feel special, relaxed, and stylish with these tech-free office gifts, all available locally.

Lululemon to Open ‘Experiential’ Shop at Mall of America

Slated to open Nov. 20, the store takes the place of longtime tenant Tucci Benucch.

Warby Parker’s Galleria Opening in Sight

The eyewear brand commissioned St. Paul artist Sam Kalda to create a mural for the new store.

Askov Finlayson Reopens as Direct-to-Consumer Outerwear Brand

"The store as we knew it is not reopening," Eric Dayton says. A new chapter starts this week with a "climate positive" parka.

Lessons Learned: Eyebobs CEO’s Vision for the Future

How does a 19-year-old company known for funky magnifying glasses reposition itself as a major player in the optical industry? The head of Minneapolis-based Eyebobs reveals his vision.

Former NBA Pro Kris Humphries Opens St. Paul’s First Crisp & Green Location

The fast casual salad chain opened Thursday in Highland Park—the third in Humphries’ six-franchise deal

A Fraught Future for 50th and France?

Local store owners say a proposal to redevelop a nearby city-owned parking lot could drive businesses away from the shopping district.

Caribou Taps Target Exec as CFO

Scott Kennedy, who worked at Target for 14 years, has been named Caribou’s chief financial officer.

Ahead of Holidays, Best Buy Rolls Out Free Next-Day Shipping

The news marks the retailer’s latest shot across the bow at Amazon.

ShopHQ Introduces Loyalty VIP Program

The program comes less than a year after the company rebranded amid significant revenue declines.

Retail's Black Holes

We found the emptiest big-box stores.

Target Gets New CFO, Loses Chief Merchant to Bed Bath & Beyond

Michael Fiddelke is taking over as CFO, and chief merchandising officer Mark Tritton is leaving to become CEO of Bed Bath & Beyond.

Outer Space, For Sale or Lease

Will Galaxy Drive-In ever reopen?

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