Shopko Closing 6 More Stores In WisconsinThe Wisconsin-based retailer announced late last year that it was closing 39 stores in 19 states by the end of February.
Target Sees Big Success With Pickup Service For Online OrdersOne of Target's biggest competitive advantages, the stores it has sprinkled across the country, accounted for a quarter of all online sales in November and December. Goods ordered online and picked up at stores surged 60 percent in that period.
Government Shutdown Impacting FDA InspectionsIn the past year, everything from romaine lettuce to cereal has been recalled by the Food and Drug Administration. But now, there are new food concerns in light of the partial government shutdown.
Minneapolis Listed As One Of The Best U.S. Cities For Coffee Lovers A new survey says Minneapolis is one of the best cities in the nation for coffee-lovers.
Hy-Vee Recalls Cheesecakes Due To Salmonella Contamination RiskHy-Vee is voluntarily recalling several varieties of cheesecake that were made with Diamond Crystal mixes due to the risk of salmonella contamination.
Minn. Commerce Dept. Investigating Frontier CommunicationsA state agency says Frontier Communications is not providing reliable phone and internet service to its Minnesota customers.
'Really Sad': St. Paul Sears, Open Since 1963, Closes This WeekendDebt and changing shopping habits have suffocated Sears, which last October filed for bankruptcy.
Apple's 'Darkest Day' Raises Doubts About iPhone's FutureAlthough Apple's iPhone has long wowed consumers and investors alike, the device that has served as a benchmark for mobile devices for more than a decade may be losing its luster. Citing weak demand in China, the technology giant shocked Wall Street on Wednesday by warning that its revenue for the critical holiday period would fall short.