Target Bumps Holiday Hiring Up By 40 PercentTarget said that it plans to hire about 100,000 workers for the coming holiday season, up from the 70,000 workers that the company hired a year ago. The seasonal workers will mostly be stocking shelves and fulfilling online orders.
Grocery Shoppers Want Low Prices & One-Stop ShoppingGrocery stores are competing fiercely to attract shoppers. Traditional supermarket chain Kroger stressed earlier this year that it does not plan to "lose on price." Target is spending billions to remodel its stores.
Target Ends NASCAR Sponsorship With Chip Ganassi RacingTarget had served as the primary sponsor for Cup driver Kyle Larson since his debut in 2013. The 24-year-old Larson has emerged as one of the brightest young stars in NASCAR and has two wins and nine top-10 finishes this season.
2nd Teen Sentenced To Probation For Vicious Attack At Dallas TargetA second Dallas teenager has been sentenced to probation for the near fatal beating of a theater manager in the parking lot of the Target store at CityPlace.
Man Uses Taser During Robbery At TargetDallas police are looking for a man who robbed a Target on July 4 and threatened employees with a Taser.
Uptown Target Attack Victim Sues The Retail GiantA local actor who suffered brain damage from an attack in a Target parking lot is suing the retailer for not preventing the assault.
Target Agrees To Pay $18.5 Million Over Data BreachThe breach affected more than 41 million customer payment card accounts, along with contact information for more than 60 million customers.
Target Tests Restocking Program For Home EssentialsTarget is testing a program that lets customers order household essentials like laundry detergent, paper towels and peanut butter and have them delivered to their homes the next day.
Target Celebrates Stretch Marks In Swimwear CampaignTarget is celebrating the stretch mark as a thing of beauty. The chain has launched a swimwear campaign on social media that features four models in unretouched images as it promotes a focus on inclusivity.
Target Opening 1st Redesigned Store Near HoustonIn a move to bring shoppers back to its stores, Target is embarking on an ambitious redesign aimed at helping people who need to dash in and get out quickly, while also encouraging those who want to wander the aisles longer.
Target Counting On Victoria Beckham To Spice Up SalesTarget and former pop star Victoria Beckham teased looks from a collaboration that go on sale next month. The items priced from $6 to $70 include tops, trousers and rompers for women, as well as matching children's items.
Some In Wallet Theft Ring Arrested, Search Continues For OthersIt's been less than a week since police in Arlington asked for help identifying and locating a group of wallet thieves. Today investigators say two people in the group have not only been identified, but are in custody.