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Target's LA25 gets an update

Last fall, Target created LA25 – a collection of store enhancements and initiatives from across the chain, displayed in one place.

Target digital sales up 23%, overall sales 1%

Target reported that comparable digital sales increased 23 percent in the first quarter, on top of a 38 percent growth in the first quarter last year. In addition, the big box chain's signature categories – style, baby, kids and wellness – grew more than three times as fast as the company average.

Target nabs Nordstrom CMO

Target has named a former Nordstrom executive Mark Tritton, as exec-VP, president and chief merchandising officer focused on product design and sourcing.

Target, Walmart cheaper than Amazon on key grocery items

Target and Walmart's beverage and breakfast product pricing is about half of that offered by Amazon, according to analysis by Boomerang Commerce.

Target Tribeca includes new Chobani cafe concept

Target's first store in Manhattan will include a Chobani Cafe, a partnership first for both brands.

Target's Cornell stands by bathroom policy

Target has come under fire from conservative groups for stating a policy that allows customers and employees to use the bathroom of the gender they identify with. In spite of a boycott and critical...

Target on top with Marimekko

Target has a long history of designer partnerships, and its latest with Marimekko has boosted the retailer's online market share, besting competitors and capturing more of its target customer.

Target testing robots

Target is testing robots to assist with inventory and supply chain issues inside a store in San Francisco.

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.