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Weekend snow? A great time for patio furniture bargains in Twin Cities

Weekend snow? A great time for patio furniture bargains in Twin Cities

Wholesale prices expected to rise 30% next spring due to tariffs.


Why has Target cut back on the amount of red in its stores?

Target has opened a new store in Manhattan's Upper East Side.

Joe Perdew, who leads Target's store design team, gives the skinny on how the retailer makes store design decisions.


Forever 21's location at Mall of America on list to close

Forever 21 store in New York City.

In bankruptcy filings, the MOA store is listed among 180 possible locations but fate could depend on renegotiating lease terms.


Costco entices new members with $100 in freebies

Costco entices new members with $100 in freebies

The $60 membership offer from Groupon for $60 is worth $149.


Sun Country announces one-day flash sale $19-$49 each-way from MSP to 6 cities

Sun Country announces one-day flash sale $19-$49 each-way from MSP to 6 cities

Fares are from MSP to Chicago, St. Louis, Philly, Providence, San Antonio and Sacramento


First-ever warehouse sale for brides, crafters at Roseville floral-wholesaler

First-ever warehouse sale for brides, crafters at Roseville floral-wholesaler

The sale includes bouquet holders, floral paint, pedestals, silk flowers.


Upstart men's online brand CircleRock opens store in Linden Hills

After a year as an online-only brand, menswear retailer CircleRock opens brick-and-mortar location in the Linden Hills neighborhood of Minneapolis.

The retailer is looking for iconic styles, including upscale tailored vests.


Why is the St. Paul Walmart closing? Part of it has to do with Cub

Why is the St. Paul Walmart closing? Part of it has to do with Cub

Walmart couldn't sell fresh produce in a neighborhood where Cub, Target and Aldi could.


Frontier airfare sale $25-$44 one-way from MSP to 7 cities

Frontier airfare sale $25-$44 one-way from MSP to 7 cities

Prices includes taxes and fees but not bags or seat assignments


Restoration Hardware moving to Southdale, will open with rooftop restaurant

Restoration Hardware moving to Southdale, will open with rooftop restaurant

The RH Gallery store with a restaurant is one of only a handful in the country.


Walmart to close its St. Paul store on University Avenue

Walmart has decided to close its St. Paul store near the intersection of Snelling Avenue and University Avenue.

The Walmart Supercenter in St. Paul's Midway will close on Sept. 20, and 333 workers will lose their jobs


AmazonFresh grocery delivery service rolls out to Minneapolis

AmazonFresh grocery delivery is now available in Minneapolis.

The grocery delivery service is available to Amazon Prime members for an additional monthly fee


Hy-Vee data breach may affect customers using its gas pumps, restaurants

The Hy-Vee supermarket is located at 16150 Pilot Knob Rd. in Lakeville, MN ] Isaac Hale ¥ isaac.hale@startribune.com A new Hy-Vee supermarket is set

Hy-Vee is still exploring the extent of the breach.


Rosedale’s basement now ‘haunted' for Halloween

Rosedale's basement now 'haunted' for Halloween

Haunted Basement 2019 opens Oct. 3 with two preview shows in Sept.


Amazon remains king of July sales blitz

Amazon remains king of July sales blitz

Amazon continues to flex e-commerce dominance during 'Black Friday in July.'


Hy-Vee selling clothes again in Twin Cities, dropping one big brand for another

Hy-Vee selling clothes again in Twin Cities, dropping one big brand for another

Seven of 10 Twin Cities' Hy-Vees will stock Joe Fresh.


Salvation Army adding another store in Twin Cities, its first in 3 years

Salvation Army adding another store in Twin Cities, its first in 3 years

Salvation Army is one the few charities that still offers free home pickup of donations.


Prime Day buyer's remorse? All Kohl's stores accept Amazon returns now

Prime Day buyer's remorse? All Kohl's stores accept Amazon returns now

Kohl's will accept most Amazon returns with online authorization.


Target hires Facebook exec to lead IT operations

Target has hired Hari Govind from Facebook to lead IT.

The move comes as technology becomes increasingly vital to retail operations.


Best Buy ranked among top workplaces for women by Forbes

Best Buy's Julie Gilbert, shown in 2007. Gilbert created the Women’s Leadership Forum in 2003 to help women inside the company network with one anot

The company once described as "by guys, for guys" has a female CEO and is led by women in every business division.