Retail News

J.Crew is closing at Southdale Center and Mall of America, and despite the ongoing struggles, it still stings. more

Jan 11, 2018 3:03 PM Ali Shops 2 Comments

Twenty-five brands including J.W. Hulme and Sven Clogs have signed on for North Local Market at City Center. more

Jan 8, 2018 12:38 PM Ali Shops

Champion of the North Eric Dayton plans to pay for his company's carbon footprint. more

Jan 8, 2018 9:01 AM Ali Shops

Edina's Galleria grabs the bouquet where Macy's dropped it. more

Jan 4, 2018 6:50 AM Ali Shops

The online mattress brand plans to pop up at Super Bowl time, from January through February. more

Dec 21, 2017 2:58 PM Swag

The best of post-holiday boutique sales in the Twin Cities. It’s time to buy what you really want. more

Dec 21, 2017 1:44 PM Swag

Can technology actually enhance a trip to the mall? more

Dec 21, 2017 12:09 AM Ali Shops

Talin's Winter Market is the complete opposite of every harried shopping experience you’re dreading this final week before Christmas. more

Dec 19, 2017 12:02 AM Ali Shops

Shop now, shop later. You can pretty much find the Super Bowl LII logo on all things wearable, collectible, and then some. more

Dec 18, 2017 3:33 PM Swag

Askov Finlayson for Target clothing

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

An exclusive capsule collection (and those signature “North” knit hats) will soon be on Target shelves. more

Dec 18, 2017 1:08 PM Shop & Style

When 5,500 people show up to shop for holiday gifts at a distillery, pop-ups are clearly not dead. more

Dec 15, 2017 8:05 AM Ali Shops

Your last chances to take advantage of free shipping and guaranteed Christmas delivery are fast approaching. more

Dec 14, 2017 1:53 PM Swag

People mourning outside of Paisley Park after Prince died

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The meaning of Pantone’s 2018 pick of Ultra Violet in the state of Prince. more

Dec 7, 2017 2:30 PM Ali Shops

Even bricks and mortar boutiques are popping up in new places for holiday shopping. This quartet of stores makes us cooler. more

Dec 4, 2017 10:35 AM Ali Shops


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The Minneapolis-based company's timely "It's my body. It's my choice." mantra goes viral on Chelsea Handler's back. more

Nov 30, 2017 12:45 PM Ali Shops

The couple behind Solid Manufacturing Co. opened a men's store in Excelsior—small on space, big on experience. more

Nov 27, 2017 11:09 PM Ali Shops

Shop local, even while shopping online. more

Nov 27, 2017 12:14 AM Swag

Woodchuck's Ben Vanden planting trees

Photograph by Woodchuck

Ask young entrepreneurs if they’d rather start a business or a charity, and their answer may be both. more

Nov 22, 2017 9:53 AM Shop & Style

Your guide to Thanksgiving weekend boutique shopping in the Twin Cities. more

Nov 16, 2017 10:11 PM Swag

Calm is the new crazy as many retailers back off on the post-turkey overnight shopping. But if you still want to, there's fun and deals to be had around the clock. more

Nov 16, 2017 7:38 PM Swag