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Target pledges to act more like a start-up

At Target, innovation means acting like a start-up, taking risks and moving fast. At least that's the plan going forward according to Alan Wizemann.  Wizemann joined Target (NYSE: TGT) in May after heading up the development of its popular Cartwheel app as a consultant. Today, he is VP ...

Target profits drop 62% in second quarter

Target (NYSE: TGT) reported a 62 percent drop in profits for the second quarter as a result of price cutting. In an effort to help cash-strapped consumers and to win back shopper confidence after last year's data breach, the new prices left the big box retailer cutting the annual earnings ...

Target pledges to act more like a start-up

At Target, innovation means acting like a start-up, taking risks and moving fast.   Alan Wizemann joined Target (NYSE: TGT) in May after heading up the development of its popular Cartwheel app as a consultant. Today, he is VP of product for the retailer's website and mobile operations. And he's ...

Walmart maintains price edge over Target

Walmart (NYSE: WMT) narrowly remained the leader over Target (NYSE: TGT) in lower basket totals by 1 percent.  In the latest iteration of Kantar Retail's semi-annual pricing study, the two big box retailers have the smallest pricing gap since the study was released in June 2012, reported  Progressive ...

Target and PF Chang's breaches 'the tip of the iceberg'

As if retailers needed any reminders that their businesses are vulnerable to security breaches, experts at a recent conference warned that Target (NYSE: TGT) and P.F. Chang's are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to credit card fraud. Each year there are thousands of breaches, some of which have ...

Target Canada unveils new initiatives

Target (NYSE: TGT) Canada has unveiled new initiatives to improve the customer experience. The changes come on the heels of a review of Canadian operations and an apology from Target executives. Target's Canadian stores have delivered disappointing earnings this year. The division reported a loss ...

Upscale US chains moving into Canada

will proceed with caution, especially since Sears' and Target's (NYSE: TGT) rapid expansions ...

Google, Barnes & Noble unite for same-day delivery

already allows online shoppers to order products from stores such as Walgreens and Target (NYSE: TGT ...

Target opens Silicon Valley tech hub

Target (NYSE: TGT) has opened an outpost in Silicon Valley as the retailer continues to seek out technology talent and build digital commerce capabilities. It's the second  tech-focused facility  that Target has opened in the area. The first, a Technology Innovation Center in downtown San Francisco, ...

Target names location of second Express store

Target (NYSE: TGT) announced the location of the retailer's second ever Express store in the St. Paul, Minnesota, Highland Park neighborhood. The flagship small-scale format was unveiled last month in Dinkytown, Minnesota, reported the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. A Highland Park store ...