Stores Making Shift To Accommodate Chip CardsStores are making the shift to take debit and credit cards equipped with EMV chips. Target, along with several major banks, have already starting issue customers the chip cards to try to help cut down on data fraud.
Target Sees Biggest Online Sales Ever On Cyber MondayTarget says its sales for this past Cyber Monday amounted to its biggest online sales day ever, helped by an offer of 15 percent off everything on its site.
Target Website Experiencing Intermittent Issues On Cyber MondayTarget's website has been experiencing issues this Cyber Monday. The website first went down about 9 a.m. Monday morning.
Snow, Cold Doesn't Keep Black Friday Shoppers At BayIt is officially on – deep discount shopping has begun all over the metro. Best Buy opened at 5 p.m., with lines beginning at 12 p.m. Target at Ridgedale opened at 6 p.m., lines there began at 3:30 p.m.
Target 3rd Quarter Profits Rise As Traffic IncreasesTarget says its sales rose 1.9 percent at established locations in the third quarter, marking the fourth consecutive quarter the retailer has increased customer visits.
Cities 97 Sampler Vol. 27 To Be Released TuesdayIt's that time of year again; the time of year that Minnesotans regard with anticipation and excitement – the release of the Cities 97 Sampler CD.
Bruce Dayton, Target Co-Founder & Governor's Father, Dies At 97Minnesota remembers business legend Bruce Dayton, who passed away at his home Friday at the age of 97. He was the last of the Dayton brothers who grew Dayton's Department Store into the Target Corporation. And he is the father of Minnesota's governor, Mark Dayton.
Target's 'OCD' Xmas Sweater Spurs Social Media BacklashA number of people are speaking out against a would-be festive sweater design on shelves at Target stores this holiday season. The red sweater features, in large green letters, the tag "OCD," with the explainer "Obsessive Christmas Disorder" underneath.
Target To Be Open (Again) At 6 P.M. On ThanksgivingTarget will open its doors at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, the same time as last year.
Need For Tech Workers Helps Bump Holiday Hiring NumbersBelieve it or not, Christmas is seven weeks away. That means a lot of businesses are busy hiring for the holidays. A new survey from the job website CareerBuilder shows 33 percent of companies plan to hire seasonal help this year -- up from 26 percent in 2014.
Target Confirms 13 Stores To Close Nationally, Including 1 In Minn.Target says it will be closing 13 of its stores nationwide, including one in Minnesota, due to the stores' falling profits.
Target, Walmart Reveal Their Holidays PlansWal-Mart and Target, two of the biggest U.S. retailers, on Thursday rolled out plans to lure shoppers into stores during the holiday season that includes discounts, stepped-up marketing and spiffed up stores. The moves illustrate how important the holiday shopping season is to retailers. It's a roughly two-month period that accounts on average for 20 percent of the retail industry's annual sales.