North Texas Shoppers Get Early Start On Black FridayIt may not have technically been Black Friday yet, but that didn't matter to the people who lined up to get an early shot at deals at the Cityplace Target in Dallas.
After The Turkey, Some Hit The Shops To Start Holiday SeasonAfter enjoying the Thanksgiving turkey, some Americans hit the shops for what retailers hope will be a new tradition to start the holiday shopping season.
Walmart Pushes Service As Target Stresses ValueWalmart, long known for emphasizing low prices, wants to be known this holiday season for superior customer service. That comes after its main rival Target, which has a better image in that regard, stressed a focus on offering deals.
Wal-Mart Plans To Slow New Store Openings, Invest In OnlineWal-Mart Stores Inc. is planning to slow new store openings as it looks to pour more money into its online efforts, technology and store remodels.
Unhappy Target Customers Want Old Pill Bottles BackAfter CVS began operating Target's pharmacies earlier this year, distraught customers have been asking for a return of the retailer's red prescription bottles, which came with color-coded rings and labels on the top.
Target To Hire More Than 70,000 Seasonal WorkersTarget said that it will hire more than 70,000 seasonal store workers during the busy holiday shopping season, about the same as how many the company hired last year. Existing employees will get to choose their hours first.
Good Samaritans Save Baby From Hot Car Outside TargetA baby left in a hot car for half an hour is out of the hospital and expected to recover. He likely owes his life to a couple of good Samaritans who smashed through a car window to save him.
Frozen Food Recall Covers Hundreds Of Items From Many StoresAmid a massive frozen foods recall involving millions of packages of fruits and vegetables that were shipped to Texas and all the other 49 states, authorities trying to stem listeria-linked illnesses worry it'll be difficult to get consumers to dig through their freezers.
Man Records Girl Changing At Frisco Super TargetFrisco police are looking for a man they say photographed a young girl in a Target changing room.
Kids Safe, But Frisco Mom's Death Remains A MysteryThe search for a missing mother and her three children in Frisco ended in tragedy on Thursday. The mother is dead and the kids were rushed to the hospital, but investigators still do not know what went wrong in this mysterious incident.
Target's Turnaround Gets Shoppers Back Into StoresTarget's efforts to draw shoppers back into its stores are paying off. The company has had five consecutive quarters of increases in a key sales measure, suggesting that more shoppers are returning to the discounter.
Walmart & Target Stretching Cyber Monday DealsWalmart is making all of its Cyber Monday online discounts available on the Sunday after Thanksgiving. Meanwhile, Target announced that, for the first time, it will be offering a 15 percent sitewide discount on Cyber Monday.