Macy's Boosting Online Investment & Will Close 100 StoresMacy's said Thursday it plans to close about 100 stores next year and boost its online investments as the nation's largest department store chain tries to become more nimble in an increasingly fierce market. The closures represent close to 14 percent of its stores under the Macy's brand.
Ex-Mrs. America Due In Court On Alleged Macy's TheftA former Mrs. America charged with swindling is due in court Monday morning.
Complaint: Former Mrs. America Charged With Macy's TheftA former Mrs. America and Mrs. Minnesota is accused of swindling Macy's out of more than $5,000, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office. The criminal complaint says 50-year-old Jennifer Susan Kline bought a total of $5,790 in clothing...
Non-Union Janitors Strike In Mpls., Block Traffic Coming Into DowntownHundreds of non-union workers took to Minneapolis streets Thursday morning to protest for fair wages. They were joined by supporters from the community, asking corporations to do their part in ending the racial and economic disparities in Minnesota.
Macy's To Cut Nearly 5K Jobs After Tough Holiday SeasonMacy's has announced they're cutting up to 4,800 jobs after a miserable holiday season. About 2,100 of the cuts will be from reducing store staffs, back office operations and consolidating regional store groups.
Make-A-Wish Helps St. Paul Teen Learn Pastry Cooking In FranceMariah, 18, of St. Paul suffers from Cystic Fibrosis. She'll be traveling to Paris to fulfill her dream of being a Patisserie Chef.
MNfusion: Macy's Celebrates The HolidaysWith temperatures in the 50s and green still showing on the ground, it's hard to believe that Thanksgiving is here. Even more so, it's hard to believe there's only a month until Christmas.
Santaland Returns To Macy's In Downtown MinneapolisMacy's Santaland opened Saturday in downtown Minneapolis. Families can walk through the decorations on the store's eighth floor and explore how Santa's elves get so much done in the North Pole.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links (Nov. 21)Here are all the great activities and places that Natalie Nyhus and Mike Augustyniak covered on WCCO Saturday Morning! Got a little shopping to do? Don't forget the skates. The first annual Holiday Ice Skating Rink is now open at Southdale Center in Edina.
Cantina Laredo Latest Restaurant To Open At Mall Of AmericaJust as things begin to cool down outside, they are heating up inside the Mall of America. Add a little spice to your shopping by stopping in to the newest restaurant to open at the mega mall – Cantina Laredo.
Macy's May Redevelop & Explore Joint Ventures With Downtown Mpls. LocationMacy's location in downtown Minneapolis will be part of the company's national push for exploring joint ventures to redevelop flagship real estate assets, the company announced Wednesday.
Need For Tech Workers Helps Bump Holiday Hiring NumbersBelieve it or not, Christmas is seven weeks away. That means a lot of businesses are busy hiring for the holidays. A new survey from the job website CareerBuilder shows 33 percent of companies plan to hire seasonal help this year -- up from 26 percent in 2014.