Mills Family Sells Fleet Farm To New York FirmMills Fleet Farm was founded by Stewart Mills Sr. in Brainerd back in 1955. The company steadily grew into a chain of 35 retail stores in Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin and North Dakota. It gained retail success by appealing to both city and rural shoppers -- a niche that other stores did not offer.
Snow, Cold Doesn't Keep Black Friday Shoppers At BayIt is officially on – deep discount shopping has begun all over the metro. Best Buy opened at 5 p.m., with lines beginning at 12 p.m. Target at Ridgedale opened at 6 p.m., lines there began at 3:30 p.m.
Disney Unveils Star Wars Toys Amid Marketing BlitzThe release of the new Star Wars movie may still be months off, but Disney is unleashing its full marketing "Force" behind the launch of hundreds of toys and other items related to the film.
Get Movin' Monday: July DealsWhen you think July, you might not think shopping season -- but you should! Our deals expert Carrie Rocha says this is her favorite month to shop because the deals are some of the best you can find all year! She Gets' Us Movin this Monday with what to buy.
Time Running Out For Last-Minute Holiday ShoppersWith only a pair of days still left until Christmas, analysts are already predicting a milestone shopping season for retailers. This past weekend alone added up to the biggest two-day sales period ever, totaling $42 billon. Of course many shoppers aren't finished yet.
Some Retailers To Start 'Black Friday' On Thanksgiving DayThis year the Black Friday stampede will start earlier than ever. Best Buy , Toys "R" US and JCPenney have all announced they will open at 5 p.m. Thanksgiving Day. Target is joining Sears, Kohl's and Macy's with 6 p.m. Thanksgiving openings. Last year those four stores opened at 8 p.m.
#Trending In Entertainment: Avengers Trailer Leaked & Is That Renee Zellweger?This week, a major motion picture trailer leaks, a Hollywood favorite looks different, and a famed fashion designer dies.
Target Unveils Year-Round Online Price Match Target Corp. said Tuesday that its pledge to match prices of select online rivals this past holiday season is now a year-round promise.
Last-Minute Shoppers Take Their ChancesChristmas shopping sales aren't expected to be as good as retailers had hoped, but lots of shoppers out Monday might make up some of that difference.
Stores Packed With Last-Minute ShoppersIf you're heading out to the stores this weekend - be ready for long lines and busy stores.
Shoppers Gearing Up Early For Black FridayThanksgiving is coming earlier this year and so are the Black Friday deals. Some stores are opening up Thanksgiving night for eager shoppers.
Good Question: Thanksgiving Now – Will Stores Open Christmas Day Next?Three years ago, virtually no stores were open on Thanksgiving Day. This year, Walmart, Sears, Kmart, and Toys ‘R’ Us will open at 8 p.m. Target will open an hour later at 9 p.m.