Shops & Business

Some of the best ideas are generated from a day at the lake, not in the boardroom. In 2006, after owning a successful plastic fabricating company for 20 years, Edina resident Kurt Kuno purchased Terra Products, a garden pottery wholesale import distribution business in Lakeville.

Among several great retail additions, Z Gallerie is one of two new home décor shops that have recently opened at the Galleria.

You may have seen them around town… Eddy and Sully, the trained therapy dogs, and their person Barb Verhague, volunteer with several organizations in Edina. Eddy and Sully are hard to miss. In fact, Verhague says people light up when they see them.

We all have goals, and most can’t deny reaching those goals can often be difficult. One Edina resident, though, has finally done just that, bringing two of her passions into one business.

Edina’s go-to shopping district, 50th and France, prepares to keep pace with today’s retail marketplace with renovations that will add more shop space and some entertainment areas.

Everyone has childhood dreams. But few make their dreams come true before reaching adulthood. Edina based creators of Da Bomb Bath Fizzers have certainly made a splash.

For those with fuzzy, feathered or scaled family members, a new Edina Chuck and Don’s location at 50th and France is worth checking out.

Burlap & Brass

Blessing Flower necklaces have live, blooming flowers within the pendants. Prices range between $56 and $98 depending on the style. It’s a unique and memorable gift.

In 2011, Art 4 Shelter held its first fundraising event for Simpson Housing Services, a Minneapolis-based nonprofit organizat