05/20/2013 - 11:02am

Target is hoping to tap Silicon Valley talent in developing its omnichannel business, the company said.

05/17/2013 - 10:29am

Target is looking to compete with the likes of Netflix and Hulu with a video-streaming service it is beta testing with employees, according to published reports.

05/16/2013 - 10:33am

Target has launched the fall 2013 collection of Sonia Kashuk beauty products at its stores, the mass merchandise chain said.

05/14/2013 - 2:33pm

According to a recent poll that will appear in the June 2013 issue of ShopSmart, 56% of women do not take advantage of coupons and discount codes when it comes to purchasing makeup, skin care items and other beauty products.

05/13/2013 - 10:19am

Superheroes like Superman, Batman, Green Lantern and others will be showing up at Target stores this summer.

05/10/2013 - 2:01pm

Target is beta testing a new app that allows users to save on items and share deals on Facebook.

05/07/2013 - 3:38pm

Grand Central Terminal in New York played host to a life-sized "dollhouse" this week as Target showcased its new collection of products, including housewares, indoor and outdoor furniture and decorative items.

05/07/2013 - 9:55am

Target opened 22 of its stores in western Canada Tuesday and will open two more next Tuesday, the mass merchandise retailer said.

05/03/2013 - 2:12pm

Jobs data from the Department of Labor released Friday show that among the 165,000 jobs added overall were 29,000 in the retail sector, results that industry trade group the National Retail Federation heralded as possibly boding well for the economy in the future.

While the numbers themselves speak volumes, it's important to consider some of the factors behind them that explain why the sector has thrived.