Best Buy Q3 Earnings Beat Expectations, But Shares Down 16%Best Buy Co.'s shares tumbled Tuesday after the nation's largest consumer electronics chain posted a decline in gross profit margin for the fiscal third quarter, citing organized theft and increased promotions compared to a year ago.
Amid Pandemic, More And More Are Upgrading Their TVsThe research firm NPD Group says consumers have been buying televisions at levels normally seen during the holidays.
Navigating An Unwanted In-App PurchaseA Lakeville man called us when he got stuck with a $10,000 bill from an in-app purchase he claims he didn't authorize.
Lululemon To Open 'Experiential Store' At Mall Of AmericaYou can do a lot more than shop at the new lululemon store opening at the Mall of America.
Despite Tough Market For Department Stores, Von Maur Opens In RosedaleA rare event happened at Rosedale Center on Monday: A new department store opened.
'The Cooling-Off Rule': Know Your Rights to Cancel ContractsFederal and Minnesota law allow consumers to cancel certain types of contracts within three business days.
How Summer Jobs Are Changing For TeensAccording to U.S. labor statistics, just 40 percent of teens are getting summer jobs these days, down from 72 percent in 1978.
Tips For Making Summer Camp More AffordableThose of us thinking of shipping the kids off to summer camp know -- it can get expensive.
Duluth-Based Minnesota Power Proposes Rate Hike In Cost-Cutting PlanMinnesota Power is proposing a rate hike for residential customers as part of a plan to cut electrical costs for struggling mining and paper companies.
Cards Of Some Cub Foods Customers Charged TwiceIf you bought groceries last Friday at Cub Foods using an electronic transaction, you may want to take a close look at your bank account.
Target To Collaborate With Designer Adam LippesTarget is hoping to score again with another designer collaboration. In April, they caused a shopping frenzy at its stores across the nation when it released a limited edition line by designer Lilly Pulitzer. It even caused Target's website to crash.
Running Out Of Time: Limited-Time Deals Can Be LimitingTarget shoppers found out this weekend that when stores make deals to carry merchandise from high-end designers for a limited time, it can be, well, really limiting.
Furniture Megastore Opens Saturday In Little CanadaThe Dock 86 store in Little Canada will soon be joined by HOM Furniture and Gabberts in the space that used to serve as the warehouse for Dock 86. All three stores will be attached, and they will open at 9:30 a.m. Saturday.
Little O's, Yellow Box: A Look Back At 74 Years Of Cheerios At General MillsGeneral Mills launched the cheerios brand back in 1941 as Cheeri Oats. The name was changed a few years later to what it is today, Cheerios. Seventy four years later, it is still the bestselling brand of ready-to-eat cereal on American breakfast tables.
Japanese Company Faces Fines For Not Cooperating In Airbag InvestigationTakata, the Japanese company accused of making faulty airbags that blinded a woman in Minnesota, is facing a $14,000 fine for each day it didn’t cooperate in a U.S. government investigation.