Target

A general merchandise retailer based in Minneapolis.

Business
February 7
Items in Target's new gender-neutral Pillowfort line include colorful pillows, play items and decor. There will still be pink and blue — just less of it.

Target's new kids line takes a gender-neutral approach

The Minneapolis-based retailer is introducing new kids' home decor products that blur the lines between what is for girls and what is for boys. The move is part of a top-to-bottom shake-up of the retailer's kids' business as Target looks to reclaim its style edge.
Business
February 3

First group of Target pharmacies switch to CVS banner

A rapid conversion is underway at nearly 1,700 Target stores after CVS spent $1.9 billion for the retailer's pharmacies.
Business
January 15

Subject of 'Joy' shares stories, strategy with Target employees

Miracle Mop inventor Joy Mangano's interview with Chief Executive Brian Cornell drew a standing-room-only crowd at headquarters.
Business
January 9

Target teams with D'Amico & Sons, Freshii to bring fresh appeal to its in-store cafes

With American tastes changing, Target experiments with D'Amico & Sons, Freshii and other healthier options for its in-store cafes.
Business
December 24, 2015
Read the fine print when it comes to using your gift cards.

Don't like gift card you got for Christmas? Target, other retailers will offer you trade

An aftermarket for gift cards has grown in recent years, and Target is joining in.
Business
December 15, 2015

Target, Wal-Mart follow similar holiday playbook as last year

For Target, Wal-Mart and other big retailers, what worked well last year is the plan for this year.
Business
December 12, 2015

Can designer behind Target's localization strategy define Minnesota? You betcha

Retailing giant has Todd Snyder make memorabilia for the Twin Cities and other communities in the U.S.
Business
December 9, 2015

Apple Pay, Android Pay — now Walmart Pay

The retailer is planning to use it nationwide in 2016.
Business
December 8, 2015

Target opens holiday-themed playground to sell toys, test ideas in N.Y.

The Minneapolis-based retailer is back at it this holiday season, angling to make a big splash in the Big Apple this time with something it's calling Wonderland.
Business
December 2, 2015

Target settles class-action suit over data breach claims for $39 million

The settlement could set a precedent for retailers picking up the costs for breaches.
Business
November 27, 2015

iPads, big-screen TVs, gaming consoles top sellers on turkey day

Website slowdowns and out-of-stock items were a concern as customers swarmed to electronics.
Business
November 27, 2015
At the Ridgedale Target in Minnetonka, employees joined for the team huddle before the store opened at 6 p.m. Thursday.

For hard-core holiday shoppers, Thanksgiving is the new king

Families making retail stops an annual tradition as officials say Thanksgiving sales were promising.
Business
November 18, 2015

Target's latest results hit the mark, except in online sales

The company's stock slipped 4 percent after the results were reported.
Business
November 13, 2015
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Minnesotans remember Bruce Dayton's generosity, business acumen

Minnesotans remembered Bruce Dayton for building one of the state's most successful companies, helping its political leaders navigate tough choices and bringing the world's finest…
Business
November 12, 2015

Target Corp. adds third new board member in recent months to help with strategic agenda

Under new chief Brian Cornell, the company has brought in more outside members to its leadership.
Business
November 9, 2015
Target said it earned $635 million in the quarter ended May 2. That compares with $418 million a year earlier.

Target offers early holiday discounts; stores open at 6 on Thanksgiving

In addition to Thanksgiving/Black Friday, the retailer creates discounts on other days.
Business
November 5, 2015

Target considers ways to fix 'Frankenstein' supplies of groceries

Mulligan says supply chain for food isn't reliable all around the country.
Business
October 31, 2015
A drone on display at Best Buy in Roseville. Ahead of likely regulation, the retailer is educating customers about responsible use.

Holiday buzz over drones as gifts pushes regulators to quick action

"We think it's all going to be about drones and Star Wars" this holiday season, said Julie Guggemos, a Target senior vice president. So does the FAA.
Business
October 24, 2015
The Target Corp. logo is seen on a shopping cart at a store under cons...

Target tests international expansion through online portals

After picking itself up from a disaster in Canada, Target is once again testing the international waters. Only this time, the Minneapolis-based retailer is embarking on a much cheaper and faster expansion through online channels.
Business
October 19, 2015

Target begins venture with Techstars to boost retail start-ups

Partnership with accelerator firm will nurture start-ups.
Business
October 17, 2015

Target enlists entrepreneurs to help it think outside the Big Box

They haven't been brought in to solve a specific problem or challenge. Rather, their mission is more open-ended. It's to push Target to think broadly and find new opportunities at a time when brick-and-mortar retailers are facing unprecedented pressure and change.
Business
October 13, 2015

Target joins UNICEF in new health charity initiative

Retailer will sell fitness bands for kids, with $10 going to UNICEF.
Business
October 3, 2015

Target tests and tweaks in quest to lure grocery shoppers

An upcoming overhaul aims to make Target's grocery department into more of a destination instead of an afterthought. But it's already taking longer than expected to figure out.
Business
October 2, 2015

Apple Watch to hit Target shelves in late October

Target joins Best Buy in becoming one of the first national retailers to offer Apple's smartwatch.
Business
September 30, 2015
Target has posted their year-round price match policy at locations aro...

Target expands price-matching policy to 29 rivals

The company will also match prices when customers order merchandise online.