Jackie Crosby | Star Tribune
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Jackie Crosby is a general assignment business reporter who also writes about workplace issues and aging. She has also covered health care, city government and sports. 

A native of Jacksonville, Fla., she has somehow figured out how to survive the Minnesota winters.


It's official: ShopHQ is in, Evine is out as retailer rebrands again

The Eden Prairie TV shopping network will resurrect its former name.


Target launches 'tween' brand in time for back-to-school rush

School season ranks second to holidays for retail spending; families are expected to spend $519 per child.


Eden Prairie-based Evine ditches deal with Jane Fonda

Fonda was supposed to launch an athleisure line last week on the home shopping network, but it is refining its focus.


One-stop shop for wedding services in northeast Minneapolis

Cornerstone Studios co-working space in northeast Minneapolis is a one-stop shop for wedding services.


New men's spa and expanded Lili's on tap for Edina's Galleria

The mall said it is the first of several new tenants that will fill vacancies.


Best Buy embarks on packaging diet to deal with glut of cardboard boxes

A special machine used at several facilities makes custom, ready-to-ship boxes for smaller items that saves room and is better for the environment.


Companies from 3M to Google in Minneapolis to talk green business practices

The Circularity 19 conference focused on sustainability plans and how to implement them.


Best Buy digs into the high-tech fitness business

Richfield-based retailer will roll out an expanded collection of products to 100 stores this year.


Target took hit with IT glitches; the only question is: how big?

After a weekend of problems at its cash registers, Target said Monday it was experiencing no new issues, and that it was working to resolve the problem.


Target checkout systems back up after hourslong outage Saturday

Long lines formed as Saturday shopping outings slowed to a snail's pace. Even after the retailer said the problem was fixed, shoppers reported delays.