The 23,000 square-foot facility will be interactive and feature exhibits of marine animals, birds and reptiles from around the world. The project is expected to create 75 jobs.
Two sharks jumped on Prank-O’s pitch, but only one landed a deal. (Hint: The chosen shark also owns the Dallas Mavericks.)
The partnership, which involves the renaming of the program to Metro Target Retail Accelerator, aims to enhance the accelerator program’s reach.
Each company is claiming rights to their own sweater: Ragstock will sell the seasonal red sweater, while First Avenue will sell a black version.
Uptown business owners blame torn up sidewalks and reduced parking for lost revenues.
Ten event veterans share tips for planning a business meeting, conference, or celebration.
The 12,000-square-foot “Skate the Star” rink will be built around the entrance’s star sculpture. Rink use will be free, while a skate rental fee will benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities.
Holiday sales are expected to surpass $1.1 trillion, Deloitte says. But Minneapolis-St.Paul area shoppers are more frugal than most and likely to spend as much on experiences as gifts this year.
The financing came entirely from Bastion Capital and will go toward growing the Minneapolis-based company’s retail payments business.
North Local Market opens November 15 featuring 35 makers. Now under new management, City Center hopes to highlight the downtown opportunity for small retailers.
The Bloomington-based fast food chain parodied childhood songs in a recent ad campaign, but it was quickly hit with backlash for the ad’s guilt-tripping tone toward parents.
Stockholm Pie and General Store is opening a new location across the river. Called Pie Plate Café and Coffee, the new store will hit Red Wing’s Pottery Place within two months.
Chinese conglomerate HNA Group Co. closed the sale for the Minneapolis-based hotel group in late 2016 and is back out looking for an owner, according to Bloomberg.
Facing fierce competition, rival retailers Nani Nalu and Big Island Swim & Surf merged,
in a surprise move that could make waves nationally.
A growing international student population is changing the business mix near the U of M.
Despite several closings, the store's Nicollet location remains open.
Target and Best Buy say decision clears the way for a “level playing field.”
Industry representatives comment on what happens in terms of vacation plans and employee time off requests when a travel-heavy holiday like Independence Day falls on a Wednesday.
Susie Ries debuts the Paint Behind on national TV.
A limited number of gift certificates will be sold on Thursday.
A look at what’s shaped and now defines an iconic Minneapolis record store, in honor of its 50th anniversary celebrations.
The upscale home furnishings retailer is testing the waters with a short-term lease.
The St. Paul-based spinoff expects to make several acquisitions in its first year as an independent company.
Hardware store owners don’t like a delayed spring, despite the ice-melt sales.
With sales down, the restaurateur leans on her intuition for creating popular restaurants and an investor's expertise.
The bright spots in its first quarter report were in sales online and at its outlet stores.
One Kmart, Two Sears locations to be shuttered in latest round of store closings.
As the electronics retailer plans its exit, the mall sets sights on first-to-market store.
But the retailer’s refusal to increase its outlook for the year disappointed investors and sent shares tumbling by more than 7 percent.
Investors sent the retailer’s shares down about 5 percent on Wednesday.