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Target increases Hispanic marketing

Target is expanding its marketing reach with Hispanics with a new campaign set to air during the Billboard Latin Music Awards on April 28. It's part of the retailer's overall efforts to make inroads with this consumer group.

Target tests food transparency

Target's new test into food transparency has begun in Edina, Minnesota, and already the retailer is ready to expand the program to additional locations.

Target states inclusive transgender policy

Target will allow transgender visitors to its stores to use the bathroom and fitting room that best aligns with that person's gender identity.

Target's Marimekko launch more tame than Lilly Pulitzer

Target's limited-time only Marimekko Collection launched on April 17, but without the spark of some of its past collections.

Target's West Stringfellow dishes on tech strategy

Target has been at the forefront of retail technology, rolling out new mobile initiatives and cultivating a culture of innovation with incubators in both Silicon Valley and Minneapolis. One year after joining the company, the head of Target's top-secret Goldfish project opens up about good and the bad of working at Target. 

Target holds high-line pre-sale for Marimekko

Target is pulling out all the stops for its latest designer collaboration with Marimekko. The retailer is previewing and pre-selling some items on New York City's High Line.

Target adds vendor coupons to Cartwheel

Target has bulked up the savings available on its Cartwheel app with the addition of digital manufacturer coupons that let shoppers clip coupons on a smartphone to use just like paper versions.

Target call for startups nets 500 responses

In October, Target put out a call for startups to apply to its Target + Techstars accelerator program, and it has received replies from more than 500 tech-based companies.

Amazon sues to block exec from joining Target

Amazon is suing to enforce a noncompete agreement in a move that helps illustrate the growing importance that operations and systems play within retail.

CVS to rebrand 42 Dallas-area Target pharmacies

Later this month, CVS Health will begin rebranding 42 Dallas-area Target store pharmacies. The transformation is part of last year's sale of Target's pharmacy business to CVS for $1.9 billion.