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“Target is full of anything I could ever need. Me and my sister always head there when we're bored, and I always walk out with a random assortment of items, from pink
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“I've always loved Target for the "one stop shop" ideal.  With their recent collaborations with International Fashion designers like Jean Paul Gaultier, Anna Sui, and Rodarte,
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“My opinion? Go to Target instead of Walmart. While Walmart's prices may be a touch cheaper, you're bound to find amazing Black Friday deals just as much as Target as you would
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“I know it's not newsbreaking, but nonetheless, Target just freaking rules. They've not lost their knack for providing stylish, affordable, and innovative products across all
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“Yes, Target is on my list! They've got surprisingly cute clothes at great prices. What I really like getting here are their dresses, work out clothes, and their Xhilarate line of
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Target Corporation is an American retail company found in 1902 in Minnesota.  Target is the fifth largest retailer in the United States and competes against other similar retailers such as Wal-Mart and Kmart.  

Target was originally named Dayton's until the first "Target" store was opened in Roseville, Minnesota in 1962.  In 1968, Target adopted the new bullseye logo (the current Target logo, as opposed to the original which was the red bullseye with Target in italicize in front of it).

In the 1980's Target began expanding to the west coat and opened it's first SuperTargt hypermarket in 1995 in Omaha, Nebraska.  

Most Target stores currently carry everyday household products, clothing, an a limited variety of groceries.  Many stores also carry seasonal merchandise such as patio furniture and Christmas trinkets.  In recent years, Targets have also began to include "food courts" with Taco Bells, Pizza Huts and Starbucks located within the retail store.  

Target Greatlands are stores larger in size than most Targets, and carry more merchandise and food products.  

SuperTargets, however, carry everything Greatlands do, in addition to housing delis, bakeries and meat departments.  

Target aims to attract younger, more educated and an more affluent crowd than many of its competitors.  Most shoppers have completed college and earn a median income of $63,000.  Instead of just being a discount store, Target has aimed to be a "discount department store," ensuring that merchandise is of ...
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