New IDS Center tenant lounge towers above the others

The owner of downtown’s IDS Center skyscraper used a valuable piece of office space for a new tenant lounge, and the result is a hangout for tenants that has higher views than any competitor. IDS Tower Club’s 6,200-square-foot lounge is on the 41st floor of the city’s tallest building. Since the skyscraper has unnumbered floors and several 12-foot ceilings, the club …

Nordstrom Rack opens in the IDS Center Thursday

The downtown Minneapolis retail market gets a sorely needed lift Thursday when Nordstrom Rack opens in the IDS Center. The Nicollet Mall location becomes Seattle-based Nordstrom's 224th Rack outlet store, as the company's off-price stores continue to outperform full-line Nordstrom department stores.

Bank of America pushes into Twin Cities

Now with a branch in downtown Minneapolis, the industry giant steps up its presence in area dominated by Wells Fargo and U.S. Bank. Bank of America is making a run at building a business in the heart of Wells Fargo and U.S. Bank country. The nation’s second-largest bank just opened a new branch in the IDS Center in downtown Minneapolis, is beefing …