Profile: Target Corp (TGT.N)
2 Dec 2016
Target Corporation, incorporated on February 11, 1902, offers everyday essentials and merchandise to its customers. The Company sells a range of general merchandise and food through its store and digital channels. The Company's general merchandise stores offer an edited food assortment, including perishables, dry grocery, dairy and frozen items. The Company's digital channels include a range of general merchandise, including various items found in its stores, along with a complementary assortment, such as additional sizes and colors sold only online. The Company's brands include Archer Farms, Market Pantry, Threshold, Simply Balanced, Merona, up & up, Boots & Barkley, Room Essentials, Wine Cube, Circo, Smith & Hawken, Xhilaration, Embark, Ava & Viv, Spritz and Sonia Kashuk.
The Company sells merchandise through periodic exclusive design and creative partnerships, and generates revenue from in-store amenities, such as Target Cafe and Target Photo, and leased or licensed departments, such as Target Optical, Portrait Studio, Starbucks and other food service offerings. The Company's exclusive brands include C9 by Champion, DENIZEN from Levi's, Nate Berkus for Target, Cherokee, Fieldcrest, Oh Joy! for Target, Mossimo, Genuine Kids from OshKosh, Hand Made Modern, Liz Lange for Target, Shaun White and Kid Made Modern. The Company has approximately 1,790 stores in various states of the United States, including Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.
The Company competes with Amazon.com, Inc., Best Buy Co., Inc., Costco Wholesale Corporation, CVS Health Corporation, Dollar General Corporation, The Gap, Inc., The Home Depot, Inc., Kohl's Corporation, The Kroger Co., Lowe's Companies, Inc., Macy's, Inc., Publix Super Markets, Inc., Rite Aid Corporation, Sears Holdings Corporation, Staples, Inc., The TJX Companies, Inc., Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
1000 Nicollet Mall
MINNEAPOLIS MN 55403
Company Web Links
- Wal-Mart, Best Buy winners as holiday shopping season kicks off
- BRIEF-Target Reports Strong Start to Black Friday in Stores
- BRIEF-Target to offer 15 pct off in online & in stores for 2 days
- Target expresses confidence about holiday sales; shares rise |
- UPDATE 5-Target expresses confidence about holiday sales; shares rise