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Target to test new loyalty program as Redcard growth has slowed
As growth of its branded debit and credit cards has plateaued, Target is exploring other ways to generate more loyalty.
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.
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."
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.
Target adds honeymoon funding to wedding registry through new partnership
The Minneapolis-based retailer will now have options from Honeyfund embedded in its registry.
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.
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.
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.
Super Bowl LII
December 15, 2017
Target teams up with Dayton brothers' Askov Finlayson on 'North' collection
While the founding family of one of Minnesota's biggest corporations hasn't had a direct connection to it in years, the two are joining forces ahead of the Super Bowl.
December 13, 2017
Target buys Shipt for $550 million, expanding same-day delivery
Deal is seen as a move to counter Amazon.
December 4, 2017
Target rolls out mobile wallet to app for Redcard holders
Retailer rolls option into smartphone app instead of joining Apple Pay.
December 2, 2017
From Target to Toys 'R' Us, retailers are throwing parties this holiday season
Big-box retailers are concentrating on experiences to help fight the exodus to online shopping.
November 24, 2017
Shoppers turn out in force as Black Friday rolls into high gear
Even if the kickoff for holiday shopping has lost some of its frenzy, shoppers turned out in force. And it's become a bigger time for online sales.
November 18, 2017
In holiday twist, Best Buy is selling Barbies, while Penney's hawks TVs
Retailers are looking for ways to boost flagging sales and to stop shoppers from flocking to the likes of Amazon.com.
November 15, 2017
Target's conservative profit outlook for holiday sends shares tumbling
Target continued to show sales growth for the second quarter in a row while its investments in lowering prices and store remodels took a toll on its bottom line as expected.
November 11, 2017
Target and Best Buy are looking for a merry buying season
Twin Cities retailers set to report third-quarter results this week, displaying if their momentum continues.
November 7, 2017
Target is closing 12 U.S. stores, including the Hastings store
The stores have been underperforming, the Minneapolis-based retailer said.
November 6, 2017
Target won't keep stores open all night on Thanksgiving, but some other retailers will
It will open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving night, then close at midnight.
October 23, 2017
Target plans fewer promotions it hopes will pack bigger holiday punch
After a disappointing 2016, the retailer is changing its strategy.
October 19, 2017
Target to remodel more stores in battle with Amazon, Walmart
With updated stores paying off, Minneapolis retailer boosts how many it will redo.
October 17, 2017
Target opening small-format store in Uptown, dozen other places
It's one of the Minneapolis retailer's smaller format stores
October 13, 2017
Two startups from Target + Techstars accelerator moving to Minneapolis
Several already have pilot projects in place with Target
October 12, 2017
Target teams up with Google for voice-assisted shopping and nationwide delivery
The Minneapolis-based retailer is hoping it will capture more online customers through the partnership.
October 2, 2017
Target's test of curbside pickup launches at 50 Twin Cities stores
"Drive Up" service launches at 50 stores in the Twin Cities area.
September 28, 2017
Freshii exits Target, ending 2-year trial that didn't work out
Freshii Inc., a salads and wraps restaurant chain, is closing the 18 locations that it opened in Target Corp. stores over the last two years, including one in Minneapolis.
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