Tag Archives: target

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

Posted in Wellness, What's New

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

Posted in Q & As, Web-Exclusive Content

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

Posted in Grocery, Wellness, What's New

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

Posted in Perishables, Promotions, What's New

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

Posted in Wellness, What's New

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

Posted in Grocery

EVOL Foods Announces Retail Partnership with Target

EVOL Foods, Boulder, Colo.-based maker of made-from-scratch natural and organic frozen meals and snacks, announced a number of its burritos and entrees will now be … Continue reading

Posted in Grocery, Promotions, Wellness, What's New

LaCroix Sparkling Water Makes Its Canadian Debut at Target

LaCroix Sparkling Water, a leading U.S. domestic sparkling water brand, made its Canadian debut in Ontario at Target stores.  Target has announced plans to … Continue reading

Posted in Grocery, Perishables, Wellness, What's New

From the Publisher: Independents taking the day

With a wide range of products tailored to specific neighborhood needs, independent Chicago-area grocers are thriving. I think I have seen the future of … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 02 Article Archives, Columns

Target Bringing Fresh Grocery to Stores in Detroit Area

Target announces that fresh grocery is coming to the Detroit area as part of the company’s ongoing effort to remodel stores across the country. … Continue reading

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Private (label) practices

Trust and value have become cornerstones on which retailers can build store brand success. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 11 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Target Remodels 30 Stores to Expand Fresh Food Selection

Target announced that it has begun remodeling 30 general merchandise stores in the U.S. Upon completion of the construction in October 2012, the remodeled … Continue reading

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