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.

February 12, 2016

There's new help for kids with corkscrews, kinks, coils and ringlets, and it's now available in the hair care aisle at Target.

February 12, 2016

TRESemmé is teaming up with model and television host Chrissy Teigen to introduce a revolutionary new hair care system.

February 5, 2016

The idea to bring Caroline’s Cart to the Bullseye came from a Target team member with a child who has special needs who suggested the idea to Target's store operations team. 

February 3, 2016

All told, CVS Health will convert 1,672 Target pharmacies to CVS Pharmacy locations around the country on a rolling basis over the next six to eight months. 

February 3, 2016

See photos of the first CVS Pharmacy inside of a Target store in Charlotte, N.C. 

January 29, 2016

Drug Channels on Thursday released its latest ranking of pharmacies based on total prescription revenues, with Walgreens Boots Alliance the largest of retail pharmacies, followed by CVS Health and Walmart. "We estimate that total revenues of retail, mail and specialty pharmacies reached $364.1 billion in 2015, up 12.1% from 2014," wrote Adam Fein, CEO Drug Channels Institute. "The top tier of dispensing pharmacies ... accounted for about 64% of U.S. prescription dispensing revenues in 2015." (Drug Channels)

January 20, 2016

Three beauty brands — Marlowe, Mayfair Soap Foundry and You Are Amazing — all launched exclusively in Target stores and Target.com, each of which has a social cause connected to it. 

January 14, 2016

Method Products is launching its second-ever designer collaboration exclusively for Target.

January 13, 2016

Target is looking to woo beauty customers who want a stellar selection of colors with a sweet price tag.

January 11, 2016

McKesson narrowed its fiscal 2016 outlook to reflect the expectation that operating profit derived as a result of generic pharmaceutical pricing trends will be weaker in the second half of the fiscal year compared to previous expectations.

January 8, 2016

The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas has wound down, and senior Target executives are sharing their thoughts on the retailer's official blog,A Bullseye View. CEO Brian Cornell, chief marketing officer Jeff Jones and chief strategy and innovation officer Casey Carl shared insights on hot topics from the event, such as personalization, wearable devices and the Internet of Things (IoT). (A Bullseye View)

January 7, 2016

This month, Target and SoulCycle will launch a 10-city tour featuring special three-day weekend events — with complimentary classes taught by certified SoulCycle instructors. 

January 6, 2016

One of the biggest challenges for mass merchants to crack the facial cosmetics code has been selling foundations, blushes and powders to women who can’t sample them in stores.

January 4, 2016

Janna Potts has been named chief stores officer at Target, filling a position occupied for the past five years by Tina Tyler.

December 18, 2015

Unconfirmed media reports indicate Target is in the early stages of developing its own mobile payment solution. If true, Target would join other major retailers like Walmart and Starbucks in making mobile payment a proprietary proposition.

December 18, 2015

A week after Walmart announced plans for Walmart Pay, a CNBC report is saying that Target is building its own mobile payment app. (CNBC)

December 16, 2015

With the completion of the transaction, CVS Health acquired Target's 1,672 pharmacies and 79 retail clinics. 

December 14, 2015

The end of Target Pharmacy Rewards is one of the first steps the company has taken to prepare for changes coming to its stores as a result of selling its pharmacy business to CVS Health earlier this year. 

December 11, 2015
Target merges physical and digital retailing in its holiday pop-up, Target Wonderland, in Manhattan.
 
December 9, 2015

The foot masks, which are worn like socks, come in two varieties — Intensive Moisturizing and Exfoliating.

December 8, 2015

Target is back to its old marketing tricks in New York City this holiday season with a 16,000-sq.-ft. omnichannel "spectacle” opening Dec. 9 next to Chelsea Market. According to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, the holiday pop-up store "is filled with 10 holiday-themed displays that incorporate a digital element on top of an interactive physical experience. Each one is tied in to a popular holiday toy that Target is selling at the space." [Minneapolis Star-Tribune]