'TargetExpress' & 'CityTarget' Stores To Be Renamed 'Target'More than a dozen Target stores will have different names by fall. The Minnesota company said Tuesday it is rebranding its 14 Target Express and City Targets across the country. Those are smaller, urban stores like the one in Minneapolis' Dinkytown neighborhood.
Target Beating Wal-Mart In Race For TurnaroundTarget is reporting a 52 percent increase in its first-quarter profit on solid sales of fashion and baby items, offering evidence that its efforts to spruce up its merchandise are paying off. The retailer, based in Minneapolis, also boosted the top end of its annual profit outlook.
Target Corp. Cuts 140 More JobsAnother 100 people lost their jobs at Target Corporate offices on Thursday, as a continuation of its corporate structuring. The jobs eliminated were administrative assistant positions.
Terror Suspect's Sister: 'I Feel Like My Brother Got Set Up'We are learning more about one of the six Minnesota men accused of trying to join ISIS. The sister of 20-year-old Guled Omar spoke to WCCO Wednesday evening. "I believe that my brother is innocent and that he didn't do anything wrong," Shukri Omar said.
Report: Target To Raise Minimum Wage To $9Target Corp. is reportedly raising its minimum wage for all workers to $9 an hour in an effort to compete with rivals such as Walmart.
Target Extends Return Policy To 1 Year On Company Brands, Gift RegistryTarget Corp. announced Wednesday that the discount retailer is expanding its return policy from 90 days to one year for purchases of all Target-owned and exclusive brands.
Grim Tuesday At Target Corp. As 1,700 Lose Their JobsA new round of layoffs will reportedly begin Tuesday at Target's Minneapolis headquarters, one day after Gov. Mark Dayton met with the company's CEO. Employees said that a couple dozen upper managers were let go on Monday.
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.
4 Things To Know: Frat Busted, Target Layoffs, & MoreThese are the four stories you need to be aware of for Tuesday, March 10. They include the University of Oklahoma fraternity that was busted after being caught saying a racist chant, and Uber's promise to boost gender parity in their driving force.
Dayton Says Target CEO Affirms Commitment To MinnesotaGov. Mark Dayton says he's received assurances from Target Corp.'s chief executive that the company will keep a robust corporate presence in Minnesota.
Talking Points: Target's Job Cuts & New Digital FocusLast week, the news broke that Target Corp. plans to lay off several thousand employees at its Minneapolis and Brooklyn Park corporate headquarters.
Minnesota Governor Seeks Meeting With Target CEO On LayoffsGov. Mark Dayton is seeking a meeting "as soon as possible" with Target Corp.'s chief executive about the significant layoff affecting employees at the company's Minnesota headquarters. Dayton told reporters Wednesday that he did not get advance warning as is customary with major jobs announcements of state-based corporations.
Target Cutting 550 Jobs In Minnesota The Minneapolis-based Target Corp. is reportedly shedding 550 jobs in Minnesota following the discount retailer's retreat from Canada.
Target Names Chief Risk And Compliance OfficerTarget Corp. has named a General Motors executive to be chief risk and compliance officer as the retailer continues to overhaul its security department in the wake of last year's massive data breach.
Target Offers Free Shipping On All Holiday ItemsTarget Corp. is offering for the first time free holiday shipping on all items, including even $6 lipsticks, as the discounter throws itself in the ring to compete better with the likes of Amazon.