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Target Appoints Operations Leader

Target Corporation has appointed Anu Gupta to the role of senior vice president, operational excellence. In this role, which is new to Target, Gupta … Continue reading

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Instacart Announces Partnership with Target and Expands One-Hour Grocery Delivery Service into Minneapolis

Instacart announces a partnership with Target. Customers in parts of the Minneapolis area can now order food, household, health and beauty, pet and baby products … Continue reading

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Target Names Newly Created Chief Operating Officer Role, Chief Financial Officer

Target Corporation has promoted John Mulligan to the newly created role of executive vice president and chief operating officer. Mulligan will assume oversight of … Continue reading

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From the Publisher: Looking Beyond the Merger

Mergers of retail chains can only work if the new management is willing to invest to remain competitive. There are a lot of reasons … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 08 Article Archives, Columns

CVS Health Acquiring Target Pharmacy Operations

CVS Health Corporation and Target Corporation announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement for CVS Health to acquire Target’s pharmacy and … Continue reading

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Target Appoints Veteran Grocery Leader

Target Corporation announced the appointment of Anne Dament to the role of Senior Vice President, Merchandising. In this role, she will be responsible for … Continue reading

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From the Publisher: Getting back on Target

Leaving Canada was a bold, but necessary step in righting the Target ship.  This is an open letter to Brian Cornell, chairman and CEO … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 03 Article Archives, Columns

Target Announces Store Growth Plans for 2015

Target Corp. will open 15 stores in 2015, including three distinct store formats: eight TargetExpress locations, one CityTarget and six general merchandise stores. Target’s … Continue reading

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Mediterra Nutrition Bars to Make Target Stores Debut

Continuing its growth since launching less than six months ago, award-winning Mediterra, the first company to introduce truly savory-flavored nutrition bars, is now on … Continue reading

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Talking Shop with… Dan Elrod, McLane Co.

Dan Elrod, vice president of sales, mass market, for McLane Co., says the company is well positioned to help mass retailers, including supermarkets, with … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 01 Article Archives, Columns, Talking Shop

Mediterra expands better-for-you snack category

Mediterra Founder, Telemaque Lavidas, discusses the growth of the Mediterranean snack category and the company’s nutrition bars. Continue reading

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Food Forum: The in-store experience revealed

What are shoppers looking for in a grocery store? Hint: A clean store will go a long way. By Giovanni DeMeo Shoppers today have … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 10 Article Archives, Columns

Jessica Alba’s The Honest Company Will Launch at Target

Jessica Alba is about to be an everyday fixture in the aisles of Target and pages of Target.com. Starting June 15, an assortment of The Honest Company, … Continue reading

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Purely Elizabeth Debuts Ancient Grain Granola at Target Stores Nationwide

Purely Elizabeth has announced that their line of Ancient Grain Granola will be available at Target stores nationwide beginning June 8. Purely Elizabeth’s granola – in … Continue reading

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Target Partners with Better-For-You Brands to Launch Exclusive “Made to Matter” Collection

Known for bringing design to the masses through signature partnerships and products, Target is introducing “Made to Matter – Handpicked by Target,” company officials … Continue reading

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From the Publisher: A country divided

The lingering recession has created a marketplace where some consumers want more and others cannot afford enough. Two Americas? Yes, most definitely, two Americas. … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 03 Article Archives, Columns

The re-urbanization of America

With more consumers living in cities, retailers need to rethink their merchandising efforts. Continue reading

Posted in 2014 03 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Sounding Board: Securing security

Security breaches may not be the fault of retailers, but more often than not consumers will view retailers responsible. The massive pre-holiday data breach … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 02 Article Archives, Columns

Capital ideas

Grocery Headquarters visited four retailers in Albany, N.Y. and observed the various ways in which they are doing business in a highly competitive market. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 12 Article Archives, Nonfoods for Profit

Amazon Enters the Retail Mainstream

For the first time, leading consumer packaged goods manufacturers ranked Amazon among the Top 10 in this year’s Kantar Retail PoweRanking study. The survey, … Continue reading

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GTC and Potandon Team Up in the Name of the Green Giant

Green Giant Fresh suppliers Gourmet Trading Company and Potandon Produce have partnered to promote Green Giant Fresh asparagus and Klondike Rose potatoes nationally at … Continue reading

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EVOL Foods Announces New “Quesadillas PLUS Guacamole” Line

EVOL Foods, Boulder-based maker of made-from-scratch natural and organic frozen meals and snacks, announced the launch of a new line of frozen Quesadillas PLUS … Continue reading

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Les Hamilton Promoted to Executive Vice President of Hyland’s

Hyland’s, Inc., one of the oldest and largest manufacturer of homeopathic over-the-counter medications in the United States, has announced that Les Hamilton has been … Continue reading

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Target Announces Opening of 20 Additional Store Locations Across Canada

Target has announced that an additional 20 stores will be opening in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario between July 16 and July 30.  … Continue reading

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Mom Made Foods Continues Expansion in Target Stores

Mom Made Foods, producer of frozen prepared meals, snacks and meal starters for kids, is offering new products in SuperTarget stores throughout the country, … Continue reading

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