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Target Corp.

Remodels reinvigorate Target

MINNEAPOLIS — While growing e-commerce is a priority at Target Corp., the discount retailer is equally focused on keeping its physical stores relevant and appealing through an aggressive remodeling program. Target intends to make over at least 1,000 of its 1,835 stores by 2020. The program is moving forward in high gear: During the first

Target names Bauer SVP, global inventory management

Target names Bauer SVP, global inventory management

MINNEAPOLIS — Target Corp. announced that John Bauer will join the company as senior vice president, global inventory management. In this role, Bauer will lead the teams responsible for ordering, inventory positioning, global trade and domestic transportation. He will report to Arthur Valdez Jr., Target’s executive vice president and chief supply chain officer. Bauer most

Target tabs Gemma Kubat as supply chain executive

Target tabs Gemma Kubat as supply chain executive

MINNEAPOLIS — Target Corp. has hired Walmart executive Gemma Kubat as senior vice president of supply chain engineering and activation. Kubat will lead the design, activation and ongoing management of assets that support Target’s global supply chain and logistics network, the retailer announced July 26. Kubat is scheduled to join Target on August 6 and will

New Mielle skin care collection available at Target

New Mielle skin care collection available at Target

NEW YORK — Mielle Organics has expanded its beauty brand with a new Pomegranate and Honey Skin Care Collection that is now available in Target Corp. stores nationwide. The Pomegranate and Honey Collection offers five skin care products: Revitalizing Face Serum, Hydrating Face Mask, Illuminating Face Lotion with SPF, 2-in-1 Face Scrub and Cleanser, and

‘Target Run’ initiative augmented

MINNEAPOLIS — Last summer Target Corp. introduced its “Target Run” campaign, which highlighted the affordable everyday essentials Target customers can pick up in “one stop, all done” shopping. The effectiveness of that campaign has been incredibly strong, according to executive vice president and chief marketing officer Rick Gomez. Now, Target has expanded its fulfillment options,

Target sees traffic, digital sales gains in Q1

Target sees traffic, digital sales gains in Q1

MINNEAPOLIS — Target Corp. on Wednesday reported that its first quarter store traffic increased 3.7% and its digital sales increased 28% over the comparable prior year figures. Target said the store traffic increase was its strongest performance in 10 years, and noted that its 28% digital sales gain was on top of a 21% increase

Target adding eight new beauty brands

Target adding eight new beauty brands

MINNEAPOLIS — Target Corp. is expanding its beauty offering by introducing eight cosmetics brands, which collectively offer more than 150 products designed for consumers with medium to dark skin tones. “We know our guests have a wide range of beauty needs and preferences, and we want to make sure Target has the best assortment for

Target builds its flexible-format strategy

Target builds its flexible-format strategy

MINNEAPOLIS — Target Corp.’s commitment to an urban growth strategy featuring flexible-format stores carrying assortments tailored to the local clientele is taking the retailer into Los Angeles’ Koreatown. The Koreatown store is the fifth Target store of 27,400 square feet or less to open this spring. Another 21 flexible-format stores are set to open later this

Target rolls out new plans

MINNEAPOLIS — As part of its multiyear strategy, Target Corp. has announced several initiatives, including a significant expansion of its suite of fulfillment options and an increase in its starting minimum wage to $12 in 2018. Free two-day shipping is now available on thousands of items on Target.com when guests spend at least $35 or

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