Metro Target Stores To Hold 2-Day Hiring Event For Holiday SeasonTarget stores in the Twin Cities will be conducting a massive two-day hiring "blitz" for the holiday season.
At Fall Rally, Target CEO Says The Company Is 'Turning The Corner'It's been a rough couple of years for tens of thousands of workers at Twin Cities-based Target Corporation.
Target, Developing Healthier Habits, Hands Workers FitbitsTarget is going on a health kick, aimed at both customers and its employees. The discount-store chain will push granola bars over candy bars at the checkout and hand out free basic activity trackers from Fitbit Inc. to its more 300,000 employees as part of the effort.
Target Is Getting Its Groove Back: Turnaround Takes HoldTarget is on its way back. Shoppers are visiting the company's stores more often and spending more on each trip, the Minneapolis-based discount-store chain said Wednesday. The company raised its annual profit outlook and said its second-quarter net income more than tripled. The upbeat report is evidence efforts to spruce up fashions and other merchandise are paying off for CEO Brian Cornell.
Target Promotes CFO To New RoleTarget is making more executive changes, promoting Chief Financial Officer John Mulligan to the newly created role of chief operating officer. Mulligan, who also will become executive vice president, assumes oversight of stores, supply chain and properties effective Sept. 1.
Target Pulls Confederate Soldier CostumeTarget Corporation has removed a Confederate officer costume from sales on its website in the aftermath of the murders at a black Charleston, South Carolina church last week.
Ohio Mom Calls Target Out Over 'Girls' Building Sets'An Ohio mother is 'calling out' Target on Twitter because of what she saw in the toy section of her local store.
A Short History Of TargetTarget's massive workforce reduction is the latest milestone in a company that has long and colorful history in Minnesota. The Dayton Company, which had popular department stores throughout the Twin Cities, decided to launch something new in 1961 -- a discount chain.
Target Agrees To $4M Settlement For Inaccurate PricingTarget has agreed to pay nearly $4 million to settle a lawsuit that claims the retailer charged higher prices than advertised.
Target Buys Pittsburgh Shopping Technology FirmTarget Corp. has acquired a Pittsburgh company that says its software platform brings "an Amazon-like shopping experience" to in-store customers.
Target To Open Doors Even Earlier Thanksgiving DayTarget announced Monday that its stores will open even earlier this Thanksgiving. On Thanksgiving Day, Target will open its doors to customers at 6 p.m. for early access to its Black Friday deals.
Target Corp. Publicly Endorses Gay MarriageAdd Target to the list of big name companies now in support of gay marriage. Target Corporation has signed a court brief backing marriage equality in a pending court case.