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September 9, 2018
A circular 16,95-carat cut diamond sits on display at Alrosa's cutting and polishing unit in Moscow on May 25, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Andrey Rudakov.
Lab-made diamonds for less: Why De Beers's plan worries rivals
September 9, 2018 - 8:39am
The last remaining Rainbow Foods store in the metro area in Maplewood, photographed March 22, 2018, remains open some four years after the parent company pulled out of the market. (Bob Shaw / Pioneer Press)
First Rainbow, now Cub? Food competition claims casualties
September 9, 2018 - 7:00am
September 7, 2018
This Herberger's location at West Acres Mall in Fargo, N.D. closed on Wednesday, April 18, 2018. David Samson / The Forum
Destined for digital? Herberger's parent company Bon-Ton bought by online tech company
September 7, 2018 - 2:54pm
Hy-Vee on a roll: 12 metro stores likely by end of next year
September 7, 2018 - 12:23pm
September 4, 2018
Nike. Bloomberg photo by Christopher Dilts
People are destroying their Nike gear to protest Colin Kaepernick's 'Just Do It' campaign
September 4, 2018 - 7:51pm
August 31, 2018
Courtesy / Herbergers.com
Back in business? Herberger’s announces comeback days after closing all stores nationwide
August 31, 2018 - 1:59pm
August 23, 2018
FNS file photo of the Sears store in Grand Forks, ND
Sears to close 46 unprofitable stores
August 23, 2018 - 2:54pm
Katelyn Lunt, 6, stands by the packages of Barbies she ordered after they are delivered to her Utah home. MUST CREDIT: Photo courtesy of John Diyalou
Six-year-old ordered $350 worth of Barbies from Amazon. Here's what her parents did with them.
August 23, 2018 - 11:15am
July 30, 2018
A young girl plays with a Mattel Barbie doll in Tiskilwa, Ill., on July 1, 2015.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Barbie is on a roll: The good news from Mattel's dismal quarter
July 30, 2018 - 9:30am
July 26, 2018
The SuperValu Distribution Center at 3501 12th Avenue North in Fargo, N.D., June 4, 2012. Dave Wallis / The Forum
Twin Cities-based grocery retailer Supervalu to be acquired in $2.9 billion deal
July 26, 2018 - 8:12am
July 24, 2018
Ivanka Trump, seen here July 18, has shut down her clothing line saying that her focus is on her "work in Washington." MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Ivanka Trump shuts down her namesake clothing brand
July 24, 2018 - 1:43pm
July 21, 2018
Patrons enjoy ice cream at Jitterz, which recently opened in the former location of the Chocolate Ox in Crosslake Town Square. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Crosslake couple has the 'Jitterz' - Ice cream, coffee shop opens in former Chocolate Ox location
July 21, 2018 - 4:00am
July 19, 2018
Amazon Prime Day shopping topped $4 billion, analyst estimates
July 19, 2018 - 9:27am
July 16, 2018
Canada’s largest full-line department store chain, the Hudson’s Bay Company, has pulled clothing, shoes and other merchandise bearing Ivanka Trump’s fashion brand from its website and said it would wind down their sale in its stores across the country. (Copyright Doug Mills/The New York Times)
Canada's biggest clothing store pulls Ivanka Trump's brand from its shelves
July 16, 2018 - 12:15pm
July 15, 2018
Timeless Appeal is one of Pequot Lakes’ newest businesses. Cathy Malecha owns the store on Rasmussen Road in the same place she and her husband, Al, opened a grocery store 40 years ago. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Pequot Lakes: Malecha returns to her first business location - opens Timeless Appeal in former grocery store spot
July 15, 2018 - 6:00am