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 ...

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. ...

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...

September 9, 2021

California Seeks Gender Neutral Displays in Large Stores

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 ...

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...

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

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...

August 19, 2021

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

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...

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 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...

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

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, 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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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 ...

June 21, 2021

Target Bets on Grocery for its “Deal Days” Promot...

Target is adding food and beverages to Deal Days, its sales event and answer to Amazon Prime Day. The coming months will test whether Target and other grocers can convince consumers to keep filling up...

June 21, 2021

Target’s New Store Model Unveiled

A key item on Target’s 2021 to-do list: Ramping up our investment in the easy, inspiring Target shopping experience our guests expect. It all starts in our stores, and in 2021, we’re giving about ...

June 15, 2021

Walmart Joins Target in Thanksgiving Store Closures

The decision is part of Walmart's overall effort to keep an eye on its associates' mental health and well-being throughout the pandemic. The company said it gave employees expanded access to no-cost c...

June 7, 2021

Target Joins Amazon & Walmart with Online Summer Event
Retail - Toys

The big three are going at it on the cusp of the summer solstice. Target is joining the fray alongside Walmart (Deals for Days) and Amazon (Prime Day) with the return of its Deal Days promotion. The...

The Toy Book
June 4, 2021

Birchbox Launches Refillable Beauty Brand Re.fil
Health & Beauty - Retail

As refillable beauty solutions gain traction — from Love Beauty and Planet's refillable hair care products at Target to Loop's partnership with Ulta to create reusable containers — Birchbox is lau...

June 1, 2021

Walmart & Target Start Their Own Delivery Services

Walmart and Target are testing their own home package delivery services in the United States - stealing a page from Amazon's play book - as e-commerce demand strains traditional carriers like United P...

Yahoo Finance
May 20, 2021

Target Toasts to Expanded Pickup and Same-Day Delivery for Alc...
Beverages - CPG - Retail

Target announced on Monday that it’s expanding the number of stores that will fulfill online alcohol orders after launching a pilot last year. By the end of May, more than 1,200 stores across 29 st...

Grocery Dive
May 17, 2021

Survey Says: Walmart is the Preferred Brick-and-Mortar Grocery...

One area where Walmart is far ahead of Amazon is its popularity as a brick-and-mortar destination for grocery purchases. According to results of the Inmar Intelligence Price Inflation Survey, a leadi...

Chain Store Age
May 14, 2021

Walmart and Target Suspend Trading Card Sales for Safety Reaso...
CPG - Retail

US retailers Walmart and Target have suspended in-store sales of Pokemon cards and other trading cards, due to safety concerns caused by a huge upsurge in demand. As reported by Bleeding Cool, a sign...

May 13, 2021

Target Taps into Plant-Based and Private Label with Good &...
CPG - Retail

Target is debuting Good & Gather Plant Based, an expansion of its private-label Good & Gather grocery brand. The new Good & Gather Plant Based will feature more than 30 products spanning ...

Leaked Walmart Memo Shows Grocery & Subscription Troubles
CPG - Online - Retail

A leaked Walmart memo highlights the daunting challenges facing the world’s largest retailer, making blunt assessments about the uphill battle to overcome competitors like Amazon, Target, and Instac...

May 10, 2021

Hasbro & Franklin Sports Relaunch NERF Sports
Sports - Toys

Franklin Sports inked a new licensing deal with Hasbro to create and market NERF Sports products inspired by a wide range of popular sports. The reinvented NERF Sports brand kicks off with a spring l...

The Toy Book
May 3, 2021

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