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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.

06/10/2014 - 15:21

Target has bolstered its digital security efforts with the appointment of former General Motors and General Electric executive Brad Maiorino to the newly created role of SVP and chief information security officer.

05/28/2014 - 11:57

Target has formed a digital advisory council as part of its efforts to accelerate its digital transformation. The company will look to the panel of technology industry leaders to help guide its omnichannel strategies.

05/27/2014 - 13:44

Target will test same-day delivery in three markets as the online shipping war among retailers continues to gain momentum. Target will launch a $10 rush delivery pilot in June in the Minneapolis, Boston and Miami markets, offering guests the ability to order as late as 1:30 p.m. in the afternoon and receive a delivery of qualifying items between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. the same day, the company stated in its recent quarterly call with analysts.

05/23/2014 - 14:43

Target has further strengthened its marketing organization with the hiring of Kristi Argyilan as SVP, media and guest engagement, effective June 2.

05/21/2014 - 10:09

Despite the massive data breach that hurt Target’s fourth quarter, people are not staying away from the retailer. According to a Reuters report, the company saw a dramatic improvement in traffic in the first quarter compared to its late fourth-quarter trends.