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.

November 20, 2015

The 2016 CEI rated 851 businesses in the report, which evaluates LGBT-related policies and practices.

November 18, 2015

Target chairman and CEO Brian Cornell says his marketing and merchandising changes at Target are paying off as the retailer reported better than expected traffic and sales in the third quarter.

November 18, 2015

Among the Pura D’or’s line of hair care products are its argan oil-based Enriching Shampoo and Healing Conditioner and its Scalp Therapy Shampoo. 

November 13, 2015

Bruce Dayton,  the father of Minnesota's governor and a key figure, along with his four brothers, in building the massive retailing business that became Target Corp., has died. Dayton, 97 and the last of the brothers to die, also launched the B. Dalton bookstore chain in 1966, the Star Tribune reported. [Star Tribune]

November 13, 2015

Target already operates one store in Manhattan, a traditional big-box store in Harlem. And as previously announced, the company is opening a flexible-format store in Brooklyn, in July 2016.

November 12, 2015

Melanie Healey’s history at the company includes a variety of leadership roles in marketing and in the health and personal care businesses, including group president, global feminine and health care.

November 9, 2015

As part of the “10 Days of Deals,” the retailer announced it will offer daily discounts on electronics, kitchenware, toys and more from Nov. 22 through Dec. 1.

November 5, 2015
Both retailers and manufacturers expect change, complexity and competition to continue in full force, which means winning organizations will be those that can anticipate important shifts and quickly pivot to capitalize on them.
November 4, 2015

Target is taking steps to right-size its portfolio by closing 13 money-losing stores on Jan. 30, according to a report from the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal.

November 3, 2015

After a successful Minneapolis pilot, Target is now offering delivery through Instacart in San Francisco.

October 30, 2015

“We believe international consumers will love shopping the great brands, great prices and exclusive products that are synonymous with Target,” stated Jason Goldberger, president of and Mobile. 

October 28, 2015

Target is looking to add some visual oomph to its stores just in time for the retailer's busiest shopping days of the year.

October 20, 2015

Target will be working to achieve the benchmarks — which include investment in renewable energy and reducing waste sent to landfills — by 2020.

October 19, 2015

Read highlights from Target’s Q&A with it’s entrepreneur-in-residence West Stringfellow about Target’s innovation aspirations following the announcement that the retailer was accepting applications to be part of its start-up accelerator. 

October 19, 2015

Target is looking for start-ups to apply for its recently established accelerator, for which it partnered with start-up accelerator Techstars. 

October 19, 2015
The partnership will focus on areas such as urban farming, food transparency and authenticity, supply chain and health.
October 16, 2015

Natural and organic beauty has had many fits and starts since the 1970s. News flash: This time it is the real deal.

October 16, 2015

Cozy Friedman is all about filling needs. When she couldn’t find a salon to cater to kids, she opened her own. Then, when all of the hair care items available to her were loaded with chemicals, she once again took things into her own hands, launching a youth hair care assortment called SoCozy.

October 15, 2015

The U.S. Fund for UNICEF first introduced UNICEF Kid Power in February as a child health initiative encouraging elementary school-age kids in the United States to get physically active in order to help save the lives of their peers in developing countries.

September 30, 2015

The straightener mists hair with water immediately before the heating plates are pressed together, which is aimed at reducing damage caused by straightening hair and reducing the amount of frizz.

September 30, 2015

Target is upping its price matching game in time for hoilday shopping, announcing that it will be matching prices from an extensive list of major retailers.