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November 3, 2017
Shoppers at a Kmart in Hamilton Township, N.J., April 12, 2017.  (John Taggart/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Sears, Kmart plan to shutter 63 more locations in latest retrenchment
November 3, 2017 - 12:48pm
October 19, 2017
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Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
October 19, 2017 - 10:45am
October 4, 2017
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Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
October 4, 2017 - 3:14pm
October 3, 2017
Americans are expected to spend an average of $1,189 this holiday season. MUST CREDIT: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg.
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
October 3, 2017 - 3:57pm
August 23, 2017
Eleven months after a group of investors formed an LLC to purchase and save a grocery store in Bird Island, they report that the store is seeing increased sales and enjoying local patronage. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Small town Minn. grocery store shares tips on how to remain viable
August 23, 2017 - 8:40pm
July 13, 2017
Special to The Forum
Shopping habits are hurting American jobs, especially today
July 13, 2017 - 8:55am
June 8, 2017
The Maurices headquarters building in downtown Duluth. Maurices' parent company, Ascena Retail Group, reported a $1 billion quarterly loss. (Andrew Krueger / akrueger@duluthnews.com)play button
Maurices parent company posts big loss, announces store closures
June 8, 2017 - 8:22pm
May 15, 2017
A logo of Walmart. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril/File Photo
Workers say Wal-Mart discriminated against thousands of pregnant women
May 15, 2017 - 1:24pm
May 9, 2017
The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics center. REUTERS/Pascal Rossigno
Amazon cuts free shipping minimum to $25
May 9, 2017 - 1:26pm
May 8, 2017
The Sears store is on the northeast corner of West Acres as seen Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Fargo, N.D. Dave Wallis / The Forum
The long, hard, unprecedented fall of Sears
May 8, 2017 - 4:13pm
April 21, 2017
A look northbound down North Main Street in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)
With big box closures planned, Main Street positioned for success
April 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 5, 2017
Payless ShoeSource is closing 400 stores, including one in Moorhead, after filing for bankruptcy protection. David Samson / The Forum
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Payless to close 400 stores, including in Moorhead, after filing for bankruptcy protection
April 5, 2017 - 11:30am
April 4, 2017
A shopping cart is seen outside a Staples office supplies store in the Chicago suburb of Glenview, Illinois. REUTERS/Jim Young/File Photo
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
April 4, 2017 - 10:14am
April 3, 2017
An early view of the Gordmans store in Fargo, 5100 14th Ave. S., which opened in March 2001. Special to Forum News Service
Gordmans will stay open in four ND cities, close in five Minn. locations
April 3, 2017 - 5:31pm
March 27, 2017
Cattle graze in a field west of Letcher. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
March 27, 2017 - 5:15pm