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A general merchandise retailer based in Minneapolis.
Target joins 'contactless' wave, accepts Samsung, Apple, Google payments
The chain's 1,800 stores will all take payments by "tap" within a few weeks.
December 28, 2018
Amazon didn't buy Target in 2018, but top tech forecaster says that still makes sense
Tech analyst still thinks a Target-Amazon marriage could be in the cards some day.
December 4, 2018
Target will be joined by Germany's Metro in next year's Techstars program
Big retailers to invest in series of startups, offering money and expertise to create technology.
July 13, 2018
Target rolls out college order pickup program
As students head back to school, Target wants to supply more of their dorm decor and supplies.
July 12, 2018
Minneapolis startup Inspectorio raises $10 million with help from Target, Ecolab
It will use the money to further expand its efforts to modernize and improve how retailers monitor their supply chains.
June 23, 2018
Target chief diversity officer not afraid to stand out, push tough conversations
Caroline Wanga, the company's chief diversity officer, said her message is clear: Be yourself.
June 7, 2018
Target launches home goods brand that's focused on function
750 items in Made by Design line patterned to be functional, clean.
June 2, 2018
Target makes play for bigger piece of beauty marketplace
Retailer focuses on niches overlooked by bigger brands.
May 23, 2018
Target sees strong sales, but profit falls short of expectations in Q1
Changes the retailer has made have attracted customers, taken toll on profit.
May 15, 2018
Target lowers fee for Restock next-day delivery program
It's also is expanding the service nationwide.
May 10, 2018
Burberry sues Target for trademark infringement over use of its check pattern
In the federal lawsuit, Burberry says the Minneapolis-based retailer used its plaid style in scarves.
May 4, 2018
Target CEO Brian Cornell made $19.2 million in last fiscal year
Target had low expectations going into last year but ended up performing better than expected as overall consumer spending improved.
April 28, 2018
From self-checkout to cashier-less stores, retailers look to automate stores
Most analysts agree that physical shopping, like manufacturing before it, is heading toward more automation. You can see the transition already with more self-checkout lanes and newer scan-and-go options.
April 20, 2018
Tall rain boots in Hunter for Target collection won't be sold due to production issues
Footwear was expected to lead Hunter collection.
April 17, 2018
Target expands beauty offerings with makeup for women of color
Eight new cosmetics brands soon to be in the beauty aisles of Minneapolis-based Target. For most of these brands, which started out online, this will be the first time they will be sold in stores.
April 5, 2018
Target pays $3.7M to settle suit over racial disparity in use of criminal record checks
The complaint, which includes grievances from more than a decade ago, allows for job applicants to reapply for Target positions or seek a financial award.
March 21, 2018
Target could gain $600 million in sales from Toys 'R' Us demise
Report says retailer is nicely positioned to gain market share.
March 19, 2018
Target to test new loyalty program as Redcard growth slows
As growth of its branded debit and credit cards has plateaued, Target is exploring other ways to generate more loyalty.
March 7, 2018
Target 2018 plan includes new delivery options, second wage hike
CEO Brian Cornell tells investors Target will offer free two-day delivery for items over $35 and to Redcard holders, plus expansion of curbside pickup and more new brands.
March 4, 2018
Target to spend $250M in '18 to remodel Twin Cities stores
"In the past, when we remodeled, we might have just upgraded the fixtures," CEO Brian Cornell said. "But this is dramatically different from anything we've done in the past."
March 3, 2018
CEO Cornell says Target is changing faster to compete in today's retail
A recent bump in sales has boosted Target's confidence, but executives say the company must keep moving forward.
February 14, 2018
Target adds honeymoon funding to wedding registry through new partnership
The Minneapolis-based retailer will now have options from Honeyfund embedded in its registry.
February 12, 2018
Target will roll out same-day delivery in Twin Cities as it faces off with Amazon
Twin Cities rollout is a move against Amazon since Target acquired Shipt.
February 2, 2018
Target helps NFL players, including Teddy Bridgewater, think about their next careers
This is the third year a professional seminar has been held during Super Bowl week.
January 9, 2018
Target's holiday sales jump 3.4 percent, much higher than forecast
Sales were up 3.4 percent, beating expectations and boosting the company's share price by 3 percent on Tuesday's news.
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