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08/01/2014 - 14:01

Target’s expansion of its troubled Canadian division remains on track as new chairman and CEO Brian Cornell prepares to assume leadership of the company in August.

07/31/2014 - 16:14

Brian Cornell’s tenure as Target’s chairman and CEO begins on August 12. Don’t expect it to last long if his track record at other recent employers is any indication.

07/31/2014 - 08:29

Retail and consumer products veteran Brian Cornell was named chairman and CEO at Target to fill two of the three roles previously held by the company’s former top executive Gregg Steinhafel.

07/28/2014 - 16:43

Target is looking to bolster sales results in Canada by appealing to parents and students this back-to-school season, offering everything from fashion to school supplies at prices that it touts as “unbeatable.”

07/25/2014 - 13:54

Target opened its experimental Express format on July 23 in a community near downtown Minneapolis designed to give the retailer an early indication of expansion potential for the 20,000-sq.-ft. concept.

07/21/2014 - 16:19

Target is leaving no digital stone unturned this year as its looks engage with shoppers in the lucrative back-to-college market.

07/08/2014 - 11:16

Target has added three new external senior-level hires, who will have responsibility for leading teams across information technology, e-commerce and digital products.

06/23/2014 - 16:00

Target is giving customers added incentive to shop online by offering free shipping for all orders of $50 or more.

06/13/2014 - 17:09

All 10 members of Target’s board of directors were re-elected at the retailer’s annual meeting on June 11, but there was strong opposition to several members and a proposal requiring an independent chairman nearly passed.

06/11/2014 - 16:53

A lot of change is taking place at Target these days, but one thing the company isn’t messing with is a generous dividend that has helped sustain the value of the stock price.