8 Arrested After Handbag Heist, 20-Mile Police PursuitEight men have been arrested after stealing from a fashion store and fleeing police Wednesday morning, according to a representative with the city of Edina.
Wet Seal To Close 7 Store Locations In Minn., 338 NationwideYoung women’s clothing retailer Wet Seal announced Wednesday that 338 of its stores will close nationwide – seven of them being in Minnesota. The retailer said it decided to close the stores after reviewing its financial condition and failing to negotiate meaningful concessions from landlords.
New 85,000-Square-Foot Cabela's Opening Soon In WoodburyIf you love the outdoors and all the sports that go along with it, you've likely stepped inside a Cabela's store. It's known for its hunting, fishing and camping gear -- plus, its elaborate displays.
Founder, CEO Of Hot Mama On Booming BusinessMixing work with family can be tough for a married couple. But one duo seems to have done it, building a booming business despite very limited experience. "I didn't have a retail background and I opened up a store called Hot Mama," said Megan Tamte, the founder and CEO of Hot Mama. "I think those are two things right there that set you up for a lot of naysayers." But Tamte has been proving those naysayers wrong for nine years. The third grade teacher turned business mogul was recently named Ernst and Young's Midwest Entrepreneur of the Year. So Amelia Santaniello sat down to talk to her about building a business, with kids, without any experience, and with her husband as a partner. Watch them getting ready for a family dinner, and you can tell that Megan and Mike Tamte know how to work together. They preach teamwork to 16-year-old Allison and 13-year-old Roian, and say it's one of the secrets to their success in an unexpected business.
New CEO Single-Handedly Turning Best Buy AroundBest Buy has a new strategy and is excited about the holiday shopping season. But just 12 months ago, many business analysts wondered if the iconic Minnesota retailer would even survive. The stock was in free fall, the former CEO was accused of having an affair with an employee and was ousted, and the founder of the company was attempting a hostile takeover.
Former Downtown Neiman Marcus Space SoldIt's been sitting empty since last winter. But now, the former Neiman Marcus building in downtown Minneapolis is off the market. The state's largest gas utility, CenterPoint Energy, has inked a deal to purchased the property, according to Twin Cities Business.
DeRusha Eats At Nadia CakesNadia Cakes in Maple Grove has people lining up for their delicious cupcakes. And the story of how the shop's owner ended up in Minnesota is perfect for Mother's Day weekend.
Aveda Creator Opens New MOA Store With Intelligent NutrientsIt's not often that people think about how they consume what they put on their bodies. But a Minnesota company is focusing on that. It's called Intelligent Nutrients, and the flagship store just opened at Mall of America two weeks ago.
Twins Open First-Ever Clubhouse StoreIf you're trying to figure out what to get that sports fan in your life, you're in luck.
Neiman Marcus: Latest Luxury Retailer Calling It Quits In MNNeiman Marcus is the latest luxury retailer saying goodbye to Minnesota, and it might have a lot to do with how much Minnesotans are able to spend these days.
Neiman Marcus To Close Nicollet Mall StoreThe Neiman Marcus Group, Inc. announced Monday that it would be closing the 118,000-square-foot Neiman Marcus store on Nicollet Mall.