22 November 2013
Retailer Target Corporation posted reduced profits for the third quarter, despite solid revenues in the company’s core US business.
14 October 2013
General merchandise retailer Target Corporation has laid off around 150 employees as part of a restructuring of roles and responsibilities at the business.
21 August 2013
Retail giant Target Corporation suffered a double-digit profit dip in the second quarter, thanks to softer than expected sales in the US and start-up costs in Canada.
11 July 2013
Unveiling a new five-year plan to improve worker safety at the factories in Bangladesh that produce their clothing, North American brands and retailers were keen to stress the similarities between their own initiative and a separate scheme backed by 70 mainly European companies. That said, there are considerable differences too.
5 July 2013
General merchandise retailer Target Corporation is to open an additional 20 stores in Canada this month, as part of ongoing expansion plans.
31 May 2013
North America may no longer take centre stage in the global apparel market, but the recession has by no means sounded the region's curtain call, according to Euromonitor International.
22 May 2013
General merchandise retailer Target Corporation has lowered its full-year earnings outlook after higher interest charges as well as soft apparel sales weighed on first-quarter profits.
13 May 2013
General merchandise retailer Target Corporation has teamed up with New York-based designer Phillip Lim to launch an exclusive apparel and accessories collection.
17 April 2013
Retail giant Target Corporation has lowered its first quarter sales and earnings guidance, blaming softer than expected trends in seasonal and weather-sensitive categories.
5 March 2013
General merchandise retailer Target Corp is to open its first three stores in Canada today (5 March).
28 February 2013
General merchandise retailer Target Corp has reported a decline in fourth-quarter profit after its expansion plans and markdowns of seasonal merchandise weighed on margins.
7 February 2013
The following is a general roundup of US apparel and shoe retailers' January 2013 sales results.
5 February 2013
Global brand management company Cherokee Inc has bought back its school uniform business from uniform manufacturer Strategic Partners.
25 January 2013
Discount retailer Target Corp has appointed Jason Goldberger to the newly-created position of senior vice president of Target.com and mobile.
18 January 2013
Discount retailer Target Corp is teaming up with fashion stylist Kate Young to introduce a limited-edition clothing and accessories collection.
17 January 2013
Discounter Target Corp has introduced six new online apparel and homeware brands.
16 January 2013
Discount retailer Target Corp and apparel manufacturing company Topson Downs have defeated claims of copyright infringement from Meridian Textiles.
16 January 2013
Discounter Target Corp is recalling some 560,000 sets of children's pyjamas because they do not meet federal flammability standards, posing a risk of burn injuries.
9 January 2013
Specialty clothing retailer Gap Inc has appointed Tom Sands as its new executive vice president of Gap North America - replacing Mark Breitbard who has been named CEO of US children's wear retailer The Gymboree Corp.
3 January 2013
The following is a general roundup of US apparel and shoe retailers' December 2012 sales results.
29 November 2012
The following is a general roundup of US apparel and shoe retailers' November 2012 sales results.
27 November 2012
Discounter Target Corp has launched a footwear collection in collaboration with designers Sam & Libby.
23 November 2012
US retailers are pulling out all the stops to lure shoppers in-store and online this weekend, kicking off the holiday shopping season by opening their doors early on Black Friday - the day after Thanksgiving.
16 November 2012
Discount retailer Target Corporation says it is optimistic about the upcoming holiday season after higher sales and a gain from the pending sale of its credit-card receivables portfolio boosted its third quarter.
2 November 2012
US retailers have yet to weigh up the full impact of Hurricane Sandy, which hit the US East coast earlier this week between the back-to-school spending rush and the all-important shopping fest that lies ahead.
2 November 2012
Women's apparel retailer Bebe Stores has hired Ben Baum, the former head of business development at Google, to the newly-created position of chief digital officer.
1 November 2012
The following is a general roundup of US apparel and shoe retailers' October 2012 sales results.
31 October 2012
As Hurricane Sandy swept along the US East Coast earlier this week, US retailers were forced to close up to 10% of their stores, according to latest figures. As retailers begin to reopen stores again, analysts are now weighing up the long-term impact of the storm on apparel and footwear sales.
31 October 2012
US retailers preparing for the upcoming holiday season - the biggest shopping period of the year - are likely to be hit by headwinds including the presidential election and concerns surrounding the economy. But consumer confidence seems to be picking up and forecasts suggest spending will rise, as Katie Smith reports.
23 October 2012
Discount retailer Target Corp has teamed up with fashion designer Prabal Gurung to launch its next limited-edition clothing collection.