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May 7, 2018
Ray Szmanda. Courtesy / Charles Szmanda, Facebookplay button
Ray Szmanda, longtime pitchman for Menards, dead at 91
May 7, 2018 - 3:38pm
April 24, 2018
Customers walk into the Herberger's store at the Moorhead Center Mall on Wednesday, April 18. The Moorhead and Fargo locations are set to close. Forum file photo
McFeely: Moorhead needs to think big to fill Herberger's hole
April 24, 2018 - 6:00am
April 6, 2018
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How Amazon has changed your mail carriers job
April 6, 2018 - 9:03am
March 20, 2018
A pedestrian passes in front of a Toys R US store in New York on March 15, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Christopher Lee.
Amazon said to consider buying some Toys 'R' Us stores
March 20, 2018 - 2:55pm
March 19, 2018
A guide to grocery store eggs.  Photo by Stacy Zarin Goldberg for The Washington Post.
So many cartons, so little time: A guide to grocery store eggs
March 19, 2018 - 1:33pm
March 4, 2018
Horticulturist Don Kinzler says ripeness is not determined by the redness of apples. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
A recipe for ripeness: How to buy the freshest fruit in the store
March 4, 2018 - 10:25am
March 1, 2018
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Kohl's has a new plan to get you into its stores: Groceries
March 1, 2018 - 4:03pm
February 21, 2018
Fifty-seven percent of Costco members also pay for Amazon Prime, up from 13 percent in 2013. (Forum file photo)
Costco or Amazon Prime? More shoppers are choosing both
February 21, 2018 - 12:23pm
December 25, 2017
David Sobie, a co-founder of Happy Returns, stands at a "return bar" for customers who wish to return online purchases at Santa Monica Place in Santa Monica, Calif. (Genaro Molina/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
There's money to be made in returning e-commerce orders
December 25, 2017 - 10:00am
Sandra Lazcano, left, shops for vacuum bags. Photo by Ariel Zambelich for The Washington Post
Will the rapidly-shrinking store save retail?
December 25, 2017 - 8:15am
December 12, 2017
A UPS truck makes deliveries in Manhattan, Dec. 7, 2017.  (Emon Hassan/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
UPS and others warn that holiday deliveries are already falling behind
December 12, 2017 - 8:17am
December 10, 2017
The holidays don't have to be a crazy, stressful time if you stay focused on the purpose of the season. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
How to stay sane during craziness of holiday season
December 10, 2017 - 10:01am
What to get your favorite Philadelphia Eagles fan for Christmas
December 10, 2017 - 7:00am
December 8, 2017
Store manager Lisa Stasch demonstrates the eGift card at the Athleta store in the Oak Brook shopping mall, Monday, Nov. 28, 2017. Several retailers are giving customers a new option for gift-buying that's more personal than a gift card, an eGift card. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Click to unwrap: More retailers are letting customers send digital gifts this holiday season
December 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 27, 2017
Anne-Marie Studer of Grand Forks, looks for Christmas presents Saturday morning on one of her stops to various small businesses in town. (Jesse Trelstad/Grand Forks Herald)
For towns around the country, Small Business Saturday was a big hit
November 27, 2017 - 11:27am
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