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Target sees strong sales, but profit falls short of expectations in Q1
Changes the retailer has made have attracted customers, taken toll on profit.
Target lowers fee for Restock next-day delivery program
It's also is expanding the service nationwide.
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.
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.
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.
Tall rain boots in Hunter for Target collection won't be sold due to production issues
Footwear was expected to lead Hunter collection.
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.
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.
Target could gain $600 million in sales from Toys 'R' Us demise
Report says retailer is nicely positioned to gain market share.
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.
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.
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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.
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