September 29, 2015

Michael Rouleau was never seen as a long-term leadership solution as Tuesday Morning’s CEO, but the veteran retailer’s abrupt departure with no immediate successor named reveals the off-price retailer lacked a succession plan.

September 28, 2015

Target is expanding the list of chemicals it wants suppliers to take out of their products, stepping up pressure on its vendors to respond to consumer health concerns.

September 25, 2015

Although modern POS solutions have been revolutionary in integrating inventory, customer data, and omnichannel sales, large cash-wraps have driven a physical wedge between merchant and customer.

September 24, 2015

All manner of store operational processes will soon be under review at Target following the appointment of a new executive whose role is to simplify, optimize and make the retailer more agile.

September 21, 2015

Don’t assume that the layoff of 275 IT employees in August 2015 by Target Corp. means the retailer is reducing its focus on in-house technology operations.

September 17, 2015

Since 1990, there have been only two previous votes to unionize at Target stores, at a store in Detroit, and one in Valley Stream, New York. 

September 16, 2015

This is Target’s first experiment with same-day delivery of products, and it coincides with the expansion of their grocery and fresh business.

September 16, 2015

Target Corp. is going high-tech with efforts to improve employee fitness. All 335,000 U.S. employees of Target will be offered free or subsidized wearable digital activity trackers from Fitbit Inc.

September 16, 2015

Target Corp. has operated an innovation lab in San Francisco since 2013, but now the retailer is eyeing a more accelerated and outward-focused approach to innovation.

September 16, 2015

Target Corp. is launching a major and wide-ranging initiative to improve its in-store shopper experience.

September 15, 2015

It might still technically be summer, but a new survey from Rubicon Project is showing that the holidays are already on consumers’ minds in the U.S., U.K. and Canada.

September 15, 2015

It’s official – Target Corp. will face a class action lawsuit related to its November 2013 data breach.

September 15, 2015

Target is entering the grocery delivery fray by offering its customers same-day delivery of groceries and other items through Instacart as a way to challenge Amazon and other retailers.

September 15, 2015

On the same day Target launched a pilot of the Instacart online grocery delivery service, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. announced it will expand its existing grocery pickup service.

September 14, 2015

Target Corp. is reportedly bringing a sunny approach to energy at its store in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

September 11, 2015

As Target Corp. continues its transformation under CEO Brian Cornell, news came out that the retailer is not renewing its contract with licensed apparel company Cherokee.

September 10, 2015

Corner Bakery Café is expanding in Pennsylvania with the addition of eight stores throughout northern Pittsburgh.

September 9, 2015

Target Corp. has renewed its exclusive ATM services agreement with Cardtronics Inc.

September 3, 2015

Teen and tween fave Five Below Inc. may not be meeting sales projections, but it remains on track for store expansion.

September 3, 2015

Target Corp. has a new finance chief and executive VP. Cathy Smith officially joined the discounter on Sept. 1, coming from Express Scripts, the nation’s largest pharmacy benefits manager, where she was also CFO.

September 2, 2015

Target Corp. reportedly wants to become a place where consumers can go and everybody knows your name.

September 1, 2015

Regional southeastern grocery retailer K-VA-T Food Stores is staying in the money, and doing it remotely.

August 31, 2015

The latest retail breach to become public knowledge targeted a small chain, but involved a third-party vendor.

August 31, 2015

Target Corp. is getting rid of its CityTarget and TargetExpress signage, but it is definitely keeping its flexible format store strategy.