Friday, July 24, 2009
Target opens 23 New Stores & creates 4,000 New Jobs
Most retailers these days are closing stores and slashing employees. But not Target.
The Bullseye announced on Tuesday that it plans to open 23 new stores and create new 4,000 jobs. All 23 stores, which include 17 general merchandise stores with expanded food options and two are full-grocery SuperTarget stores, will open on July 26 across the country.
The general merchandise stores feature a blend of everyday essentials, including household products, electronics, clothing and an assortment of food and seasonal merchandise, as well as amenities like Starbucks, Target Cafe and Target Pharmacy. Each store employees between 100 and 250 employees.