G FUEL Debuts in Target Stores Nationwide with a Variety of Re...
Beverages - Esports - Gaming - Press Releases - Retail

NEW YORK, April 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- G FUEL, The Official Energy Drink of Esports®, has announced that their 16 oz ready-to-drink cans are now available for sale in nearly 400 Target stores thr...

Faisal Hussain
April 26, 2022

Target Unveils Most Sustainable Location Yet
Health & Beauty - Retail

THE WHAT? Target has announced the opening of its most sustainable store to date. The site will generate more renewable energy than it needs to operate and will test multiple innovations to reduce the...

Global Cosmetics News
March 22, 2022

Ulta Beauty Looks to Brand Partnerships to Boost Makeup Sales ...
Health & Beauty - Online - Retail

Ulta Beauty is banking on new brand partnerships to boost lagging makeup sales. Cosmetics accounted for 43% of Ulta’s total sales in fiscal year 2021, the biggest segment share by far, but they dip...

CNBC
March 15, 2022

More Fashion Brands Are Making the ‘Easy Transition’ to Ho...
Fashion - Household - Retail

Category expansion is a common tactic for fashion brands looking to bring in new customers, and home decor is increasingly their category of choice. The reasons fashion brands launch home products ar...

Glossy
March 8, 2022

How Ads with Dogs and Cats Affect Consumer Behavior
Agencies - Branding - Pets

Pet adoption rates have climbed significantly, with about one in five households having acquired a dog or cat since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. Pets also frequently appear in popular cultur...

Runway of Dreams to Bring Its Adaptive Fashion Show to Los Ang...
Fashion - Non-Profit - Retail

The Runway of Dreams Foundation is heading west. The nonprofit working towards inclusion, acceptance, and opportunity in the fashion industry for people with disabilities will host its first runway e...

Footwear News
February 18, 2022

As Inflation Rises, Private Labels Are Quietly Taking Over Ret...
CPG - Health & Beauty - Household - Online - Retail

Consumers may begin looking to stretch their budgets as the cost of essential items continue to rise, making room for cheaper private label brands to take market share. The Consumer Price Index, a ke...

Modern Retail
February 4, 2022

Why Amazon Aggregators Are Acquiring Brands with Brick and Mor...
CPG - Health & Beauty - Online - Retail - Tech

Two major players in the space, Thrasio and Boosted Commerce, have acqui-hired businesses in recent weeks to gain partnerships with big box, DIY and healthcare retailers. Thrasio in December announced...

Modern Retail
January 25, 2022

Why Pet Brand Bark is Partnering with REI
Online - Pets - Retail

Pet goods retailer Bark has added REI as its latest retailer partner this month, courting active-minded consumers and their canines. Bark — parent company of BarkBox, Bright and Eats — reported re...

Modern Retail
December 15, 2021

Popsugar is Partnering with Target for its New Fitness Line
Fashion - Publishing - Retail - Streaming

Popsugar is continuing to invest in traditional retail, and will launch a new line of home fitness gear in partnership with Target this December. The line of yoga mats, weights and other starter gym ...

Modern Retail
December 1, 2021

Target Announces Permanent Thanksgiving Day Closure
Retail

Target is keeping its stores closed permanently on Thanksgiving Day, according to an Associated Press report on Monday (Nov. 22), indefinitely extending a practice that started when the ongoing spread...

Pymnts
November 22, 2021

How Disney is Working with Retailers to Distribute its Holiday...
CPG - Online - Retail - Streaming - Television

As Disney winds down its own brick-and-mortar footprint, the company is striking more marketing partnerships with third-party retailers. As part of its drive to boost Christmas sales, the mouse house...

Modern Retail
November 5, 2021

Target to Open More ‘Mini Apple Shops’ in Time for...
Retail - Tech

More Target stores are getting an Apple upgrade. The Minneapolis-based retailer announced Tuesday that it is doubling the number of “Apple at Target shop-in-shop experiences” and expanding from 1...

USA Today
October 20, 2021

Target and the LEGO Group Expand Partnership with Limited-Edit...
Fashion - Household - Partnerships - Pets - Press Releases

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) today announced its limited-edition collection with the LEGO Group, featuring a lifest...

Faisal Hussain
October 14, 2021

NBCU Seeks New TV Audience Measurement By Recruiting Advertise...
Streaming - Television

NBCUniversal is on a quest to find something often believed elusive: a new system of measuring TV audiences who don’t always use traditional television to watch their favorite shows. Rather than go ...

Variety
October 14, 2021

Molson Coors Makes La Colombe Coffee Cans Available Nationwide
Beverages - Retail

Philadelphia-based coffee roaster La Colombe is expanding its reach. With the help of the Molson Coors Beverage Company, the brewer's ready-to-drink lattes and coffees will be more widely accessible. ...

Thrillist
September 13, 2021

Shipt Reveals Largest National Expansion in 3 Years
Retail - Tech

Shipt has rolled out its largest nationwide expansion in three years, introducing its same-day delivery services to more stores and reaching millions of potential new customers. As a result of this ex...

Progressive Grocer
September 10, 2021

Inside the Walmart, Target and CVS Reusable Bag Pilots
CPG - Retail

The pilots are a culmination of an open innovation challenge that selected nine startups to fund and bring through an accelerator program. Now, three solutions — GOATOTE’s kiosk to rent reusable b...

GreenBiz
September 9, 2021

California Seeks Gender Neutral Displays in Large Stores
Retail

California could soon force large department stores to display some child products in gender neutral ways after the state Legislature passed a bill aimed at getting rid of traditional pink and blue ma...

US News
September 2, 2021

Is the Disney Store in Crisis? The Reality Behind the Closure ...
Retail

Last March it was reported that the Disney Store would close more than 60 of its physical stores , only in the United States, during 2021. The chain has complied with its plan and massive closures wer...

Entreprenuer
September 1, 2021

Ulta Beauty Wants to Give Your Tired Self a Post-Pandemic Faci...
Health & Beauty - Retail

Ulta Beauty knows your face looks tired as hell from staring into a computer at all times of the day during the COVID-19 pandemic. Now that you are becoming more mobile post-vaccination, Ulta is test...

Yahoo! Finance
August 27, 2021

Retailers Bring Back ‘Above-the-Keyboard’ Clothes ...
Fashion - Retail

Retailers from Macy’s Inc to Target Corp, keen to see the apparel sales momentum of the second quarter keep going, are stocking shelves not just with clothing for the office and school, but for a re...

Regina Leader-Post
August 24, 2021

Target Announces Most Exclusives Ever and Disney Expansion Ahe...
Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail - Toys

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) today announces the return of Bullseye's Top Toys list this holiday season, along with plans to expand to over 160 Disne...

Faisal Hussain
August 23, 2021

Amazon is Reportedly Planning to Open Department Stores
Retail

Some of the first Amazon department stores are expected to be in California and Ohio. The locations will take up roughly 30,000 square feet, around the size of a Kohl’s or T.J. Maxx store but only a...

CNBC
August 19, 2021

Back-to-Dorm Spending on Track to Make Bigger—But Later—Sp...
Retail

For many college students, the coronavirus pandemic has meant long days stuck in front of a computer or a deferred year away from school. This fall, a wave of young people will move into college dorms...

CNBC
August 13, 2021

We’re Pleased to Paws and Announce Kindfull, Target’s ...
Pets - Press Releases - Retail

The cat’s out of the bag ... Kindfull, our new owned brand dog and cat food, arrives in stores and on Target.com Aug. 15, and your fur babies are going to love it. More than a year in the makin...

Faisal Hussain
August 11, 2021

First Batch of Sephora Shops Opened Inside Kohl’s
Health & Beauty - Retail

Both brands are hoping to woo new customers with the partnership, which was announced nine months ago. On Friday, four Kohl’s unveiled the new Sephora-branded beauty departments. Another 73 will rol...

CNBC
August 9, 2021

Retailers Rethink Back-to-School Clothing for Students with Di...
Fashion - Retail

A number of major retailers — Target, Kohl’s, J.C. Penney and Zappos, among them — are vying to simplify back-to-school shopping for those with disabilities and special medical needs. They are d...

The Washington Post
August 6, 2021

Target Launching Debt-Free Education Assistance Program to Mor...
Press Releases - Retail

Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) today announced it will offer its more than 340,000 U.S.-based part-time and full-time frontline team members the most comprehensive debt-free education assistance prog...

Faisal Hussain
August 5, 2021

CVS Health, Target & Walmart Together Launch In-store Pil...
Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail

NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Consortium to Reinvent the Retail Bag, managed by Closed Loop Partners, reached a significant milestone a year after its founding:...

Faisal Hussain
August 2, 2021

Target Giving Another Bonus to Front-Line Employees
Retail

The discounter said it will give a $200 bonus to all the hourly full-time and part-time employees in its stores and distribution centers in recognition of their work for the past six months. The bonus...

Chain Store Age
August 2, 2021

Ulta Beauty at Target Launches in August
Health & Beauty - Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail

Make room in your makeup bag — Ulta Beauty at Target launches this August in more than 100 Target stores and on Target.com, with plans to reach a total of 800 locations in the years to come. Our l...

Faisal Hussain
July 22, 2021

Inside Yes Way Rosé’s Seasonal Marketing Strategy
Beverages - Retail

While many wine manufacturers fall back on their red and white varieties the rest of the year, rosé-focused brands like Yes Way Rosé rely on warmer months for the majority of their revenue. As a res...

Modern Retail
July 21, 2021

Walmart is Testing an All-Self-Checkout Supercenter
Retail - Tech

Walmart is testing an all-self-checkout Supercenter. It’s calling the process “hosted checkout” because employees are standing by to help if customers need it. Kroger has been testing all self-...

The Dallas Morning News
July 16, 2021

Despite Online Growth, Stores Will Still Account for Three-Fou...
Retail

E-commerce in the U.S. grew 30% in 2020, its fastest growth rate since 2002, according to an emailed report from Forrester. Yet, the research firm projects that 72% of retail will still take place off...

Retail Dive
July 12, 2021

TikTok Lets Users Apply for Jobs with Video Resumes
Online - Tech

TikTok is expanding into job recruitment. As of today, the company has launched a pilot program that allows people in the US to apply for entry, associate and senior level positions by tagging videos ...

Engadget
July 8, 2021

Bloomingdale’s Set to Open Bloomie’s Concept Store
Branding - Retail

The company, which is owned by Macy’s, said Bloomie’s will serve more as a hub for experiences, with a focus on fashion. The luxury department store chain Bloomingdale’s announced that it will u...

CNBC
July 7, 2021

Target, Gap, Bed Bath & Beyond Step Up Linen Offerings
Household - Retail

Merchandise from PillowSheets, which makes a patented bedsheet that “eliminates loose bedding and integrates a pillow system,” will roll out on Target’s website before arriving in some of the re...

Pymnts
July 2, 2021

Target & Hasbro Release Bullseye-Branded Monopoly with a ...
Retail - Toys

Target Corp. is releasing its own limited-edition, Bullseye-branded Monopoly game this summer in partnership with toy company Hasbro. Monopoly: Target Edition is a bit different than the classic boar...

The Business Journals
June 25, 2021

The Best Deals for Prime Day from Best Buy, Target, Amazon, Wa...
Online - Retail

Updated constantly, Prime Day deals have arrived! The Wirecutter Deals team is hard at work sifting through thousands of discounts to find you the best hassle-free deals on Wirecutter picks. For the ...

Wirecutter
June 21, 2021

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