November 6, 2013

In part 1 of this three-part exclusive interview series with Target, Marc Baer, senior director health care, shares with DSNTV how engagement is driving Target’s overall approach to health and wellness, and how its consumer-centric style is helping to simplify the complex healthcare landscape for its guests.

November 5, 2013

It has been estimated that specialty accounts for about 20% of the total drug spend, representing tremendous opportunities for industry players including Target. To learn more about the Target Specialty Pharmacy business and how it is helping support patients and manage rising specialty pharmacy costs, DSN senior editor Antoinette Alexander spoke with Kevin Ronneberg, associate medical director at Target.

March 11, 2013

DSN spoke with Nielsen's Reny Diaz to preview a panel discussion at this year's Consumer Healthcare Products Association's Annual Executive Conference. Diaz, joined by Doug Stukenborg of Target and Roberto Ruiz of Univision, will discuss the growing Hispanic consumer demographic and what it means for self-care companies.

September 21, 2017

Target is rolling out its next-day delivery service of household essentials, Target Restock, to eight new markets.

September 14, 2017

Currently, there are four Kaiser Permanente-staffed Target Clinics in southern California, with four set to open in November, with the rest set to open in existing stores over the next three years.

September 12, 2017

Target and CVS Health and the CVS Health Foundation have committed funds and in-kind donations for communities affected by Hurricane Irma. 

September 8, 2017

Target said the move would help end shoppers' uncertainty over the timing of discounts on certain products, and make for "more consistent savings."

September 7, 2017

Hurricane Irma is bearing down on Florida, and the retail pharmacy, grocery and mass merchandiser community is working to make sure Floridians are prepared. 

September 5, 2017

The retail pharmacy community, along with its supplier partners, are setting the stage to recovery for those in the Gulf Coast region impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

August 23, 2017

Minsok Pak replaces Casey Carl as EVP, chief strategy and innovation office following Carl’s departure in May. 

August 16, 2017
Sales rose 1.6% to $16.43 billion in the quarter ended July 29, beating analysts' estimates of $16.30 billion. Same-store sales rose 1.3%, also more than analysts had expected. Comparable digital sales surged 32%.
August 15, 2017

Target is bringing on talent from Walmart and General Mills to accelerate its food and beverage strategy.

August 15, 2017

Target's announcement came the same day that Amazon launched Instant Pickup, which offers a curated selection of daily essentials available for pickup in two minutes or less.

August 14, 2017

Upon the close of the deal, Rob Howard, Grand Junction’s founder and CEO, will become a VP technology at Target.

August 3, 2017

The limited-edition collection features work from four artists paired with four new fragrances inspired by their work 

August 3, 2017

Target is pledging to ensure that its own-brand products are free of artificial flavors, preservatives, sweeteners and colors, as well as artificial trans fats and high fructose corn syrup, by the end of 2018. 

 
July 19, 2017

At Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech Conference in Aspen, Colo., Target CEO Brian Cornell sat down to discuss the company’s strategy to reach its consumers and where it sees itself in the retail landscape. 

July 14, 2017

Despite expecting a decline in second-quarter same-store sales, it instead reported a modest increase, resulting from improved traffic and sales trends. 

July 5, 2017

Consumers are starting to see the light after years of ignoring warnings that sun exposure poses a health risk and hastens aging, with overall category sales rising 6.7% for the 52-week period ended May 14 across multi-outlets, according to IRI.

July 5, 2017

Adult bath products, including Epsom salt soaks and aromatherapy, that offer a Zen-like experience are bubbling to the surface in mass stores and helping to perk up sales.

July 5, 2017

New parents undergo lasting changes in terms of what they look for from their personal care products once they have children, according to new insights from pregnancy and parenting resource BabyCenter’s “2017 Skincare and Bathtime Study,” which was shared exclusively with Drug Store News.

June 27, 2017

Target Restock, available exclusively to Target REDcard members — comes as such rivals as Walmart and Amazon have been expanding similar services.

June 20, 2017

In the Goldman Sachs/Condé Nast 2017 Love List: Food, among places people shop for food, Wal-Mart topped the list for millennial food enthusiasts surveyed, and Target came in second place among millennials. The top drug chain was CVS, which came in eighth among millennial food enthusiasts, followed by Walgreens at 10.

June 12, 2017

Retailers and suppliers need to focus their negotiations on larger issues, such as growing overall category sales and finding opportunities for collaboration.