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Holiday Stationstores Minneapolis #468, at 620 Central Ave NE, in Minneapolis

July 22, 2020

Holiday began as a family-owned business with a passion for serving customers by being a dependable part of their everyday lives. Today, Holiday continues that tradition as part of a global network of convenience stores. OUR HISTORY: In 1928, on borrowed money, brothers Arthur and Alfred Erickson opened a general store in Centuria, Wisconsin. Their […]

Lunds & Byerlys Northeast, at 25 University Ave SE, in Minneapolis

July 22, 2020

Large comprehensive upscale grocery store. OUR HISTORY: In 1939, Russell T. Lund opened a neighborhood grocery store on Lake Street. Today, 80 years later, his grandson continues their family tradition of quality, value and service. LUNDS & BYERLYS TODAY: We’re growing and evolving to meet our customers’ needs and support the communities we share. THE […]

Holiday Stationstores Minneapolis #462, at 1617 Broadway St NE, in Minneapolis

July 22, 2020

Holiday began as a family-owned business with a passion for serving customers by being a dependable part of their everyday lives. Today, Holiday continues that tradition as part of a global network of convenience stores. OUR HISTORY: In 1928, on borrowed money, brothers Arthur and Alfred Erickson opened a general store in Centuria, Wisconsin. Their […]

Cub Foods, at 1540 New Brighton Blvd, in Minneapolis

July 22, 2020

Cub Grocery Store, Delivery and Pickup in Minneapolis, MN Huge comprehensive grocery store: Grocery shopping at Cub Foods in Minneapolis, MN has never been easier with online grocery shopping, including grocery delivery and store pickup! Cub.com offers thousands of grocery and household items, such as fresh produce, meat, and seafood, deli and bakery, Quick and […]

Aldi, at 3120 Penn Ave N in Minneapolis

July 21, 2020

https://www.yelp.com/biz/aldi-minneapolis-2?utm_campaign=search_listing&utm_medium=partnership&utm_source=yahoo COVID-19 Updates May 12, 2020: “At ALDI, we know you rely on us as your trusted neighborhood grocery store. Here is how we are addressing the ongoing COVID-19 crisis: We’re requiring all store and warehouse employees to wear face masks during their shifts. We’ve limited the number of people in our stores to about […]

CVS Pharmacy, at 3655 Central Ave NE, in Minneapolis

July 21, 2020

From https://www.fastcompany.com/company/cvs-health CVS Health is an American pharmacy and healthcare company with nearly 10,000 stores in its network. Formerly CVS Caremark Corporation, the company was rebranded as CVS Health in 2014, and its health-focused business includes pharmacy services, retail, in-store health clinics, and its own Digital Innovation Lab aimed at creating smart devices and apps […]

Target Minneapolis, at 1650 New Brighton Blvd

July 21, 2020

Target, founded in Minneapolis, is an international company with more than 350,000 team members around the world, and headquarters in the U.S. and India. Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) is one of North America’s largest discount retailers; serving guests at over 1800 stores, on Target.com and mobile. (from Wikipedia) From https://www.thebalancesmb.com/target-mission-statement-2891827 Target’s Mission Statement, by […]

Eastside Food Co-op, at 2551 Central Ave NE in Minneapolis

July 21, 2020

Eastside Food Co-op is your community-owned grocery store located in the heart of Northeast Minneapolis. We specialize in fresh, local, and organic foods sourced from farmers and producers who care about the health of people and our planet. Everyone is welcome at the co-op! Eastside Food Co-op was grown by and for the Northeast Minneapolis […]

Walgreens, at 2610 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis

July 21, 2020

America’s premier pharmacy How did a neighborhood drugstore, founded in 1901 and measuring just 50 feet by 20 feet, become the pharmacy all others are measured by and one of the most respected American corporations? It all started in a town called Dixon It would be impossible to tell the story of Walgreens drugstores without […]

Rheta’s Market

July 21, 2020

Rheta’s Market is a large dining marketplace conveniently located at the intersection of Park Street and University Avenue, which makes it a popular destination to grab meals during a busy day of classes. It is housed within the Chadbourne Residential College (Barnard and Chadbourne Hall). Equipped with eight different stations, Rheta’s offers customers with a […]

Liz’s Market

July 21, 2020

Liz’s Market is located in Waters Residence Hall on Observatory Drive. Conveniently situated in the middle of campus, Liz is perfect for lunch after a tough lecture or morning lab. It is the dining area of choice for low-fat, vegan, and vegetarian foods, and also features a large cold food bar, which offers fresh fruits […]

Gordon Avenue Market

July 21, 2020

Gordon Avenue Market is the large dining marketplace that serves the Southeast Neighborhood of campus. Gordon Avenue Market is located near Davis, Merit, Ogg, Sellery, and Witte Hall, and is open for meals throughout the day. Equipped with 12 different stations, Gordon offers customers a wide variety of meals and snacks. The dining area includes […]

Four Lakes Market

July 21, 2020

Four Lakes Market is the large dining marketplace that serves the Lakeshore Neighborhood of campus. Four Lakes Market is located inside Dejope Hall, and is open for meals throughout the day. Equipped with nine different stations, Four Lakes offers customers with a wide variety of meals and snacks. The dining area includes an assortment of […]

Carson’s Market

July 21, 2020

Carson’s Market is a smaller marketplace-style dining option surrounded by Adams, Slichter, and Tripp Hall. Its proximity to multiple residence halls and academic buildings makes it the perfect stop for a quick lunch break between classes. It is located in the main-level of Carson Gulley Center, which reopened in fall 2013 after a major renovation. […]

Whole Foods Market, at 222 Hennepin Ave in Minneapolis

July 20, 2020

We sell hundreds of Fair Trade products! Who are we? Well, we seek out the finest natural and organic foods available, maintain the strictest quality standards in the industry and have an unshakeable commitment to sustainable agriculture. Add to that the excitement and fun we bring to shopping for groceries, and you start to get […]

Target Minneapolis Downtown Store

July 20, 2020

Target, founded in Minneapolis, is an international company with more than 350,000 team members around the world, and headquarters in the U.S. and India. Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) is one of North America’s largest discount retailers; serving guests at over 1800 stores, on Target.com and mobile. (from Wikipedia) From https://www.thebalancesmb.com/target-mission-statement-2891827 Target’s Mission Statement, by […]

Lunds & Byerlys Downtown, Minneapolis

July 20, 2020

Large comprehensive upscale grocery store. OUR HISTORY: In 1939, Russell T. Lund opened a neighborhood grocery store on Lake Street. Today, 80 years later, his grandson continues their family tradition of quality, value and service. LUNDS & BYERLYS TODAY: We’re growing and evolving to meet our customers’ needs and support the communities we share. THE […]

Aldi, at 1311 East Franklin Avenue in Minneapolis

July 20, 2020

Shop differentli. A faster, easier, and smarter way to save money on high-quality groceries and more. ALDI, one of America’s favorite grocers, operates more than 1,900 stores in 36 states. We take a simple, cost-effective approach to grocery shopping that saves shoppers on their grocery bills. In fact, smart shoppers have found that switching from […]