Target Corp. said Thursday a key sales figure rose a better-than-expected 7.3 percent in March, helped by warm weather. The discounter, with headquarters in Minneapolis, boosted its first-quarter earnings outlook based on solid results.
Fourteen people were charged Monday in connection with an alleged cocaine and crack ring in Minneapolis.
General Mills Inc. is lowering is fiscal 2012 adjusted earnings forecast, saying it experienced softer volumes in the U.S. during December and January.
Our lack of snow could be a good thing if you’re looking for some cool winter deals.
Minnesota had it best year yet when it comes to stopping sales of cigarettes to underage smokers.
Target Corp. says its revenue at stores open at least a year rose 4.3 percent in January, easily topping Wall Street’s expectations.
Target has been selling designer stuff since Michael Graves back in 1999. But Missoni was the first one to crash the store’s website, and now we’re getting a look at Target’s next “limited time” collection.
Grocery store operator Supervalu Inc. said Wednesday that its fiscal third-quarter net loss widened due to costs related to a turnaround plan, continued high food prices and a cautious consumer.
Best Buy Co. says that weaker than expected traffic until the week before Christmas and low demand in Canada and Europe put a crimp in its December sales.
Since Black Friday many retail stores have been offering clearance pricing on select items, while the bulk of the good sales started on Dec. 26.
Local businesses are hoping for calm weather this shopping season after a rough 2010.
Lipitor’s patent protection just expired, and the Food and Drug Administration is allowing two companies to produce generics for the next six months. But why does it take so long for a generic to be allowed on the market?
If you are heading to the mall early Friday morning or late Thursday night, you don’t want to go in unprepared.
Each year, stores seem to open up earlier and earlier to offer “Black Friday” deals.
Medtronic Inc. says a panel advising the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has concluded that an experimental catheter from the medical device maker poses a potential health risk that outweighs its benefit to patients.