| Mar 18, 2015
| 3:23 PM
Target Corp. plans to raise pay for workers to at least $9 an hour, following similar wage increases by retail rivals Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and T.J. Maxx parent company TJX Cos., according to a report.
The nation's third-largest retailer will implement...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 10:00 AM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target Corp. says it is laying off 1,700 workers and permanently closing out another 1,400 open positions.
The announcement puts a number on last week's announcement that the company would eliminate several thousand jobs as part...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 9:33 AM
Retailer Target Corp. said Tuesday that it would lay off about 1,700 employees and close 1,400 open positions as part of a plan to "transform" its business.
The Minneapolis-based company expects to pay about $100 million in severance costs, according to...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 3:56 PM
Target Corp. is cutting several thousand jobs as part of a plan to eliminate $2 billion in costs over the next two years.
The goal: to make the Minneapolis-based discounter more agile to compete in an increasingly competitive landscape and appeal to...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 2:52 AM
The November attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment drew around-the-clock media attention, but far from Hollywood's studio lights is a growing legal debate in the starchy insurance industry about whether most cyber-policies cover such a breach.
| Nov 28, 2014
| 4:02 PM
The Target store in New Britain had been open for 12 hours as dawn broke, and the crowds normally associated with Black Friday had already subsided — or, perhaps, as one shopper suggested, were just taking a breather.
"This is like the lull,"...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 5:38 AM
Las aglomeraciones de gente en los centros comerciales de Estados Unidos no fueron muy grandes durante el "Black Friday", una señal de que los compradores se están habituando a la cascada de ofertas tras la algarabía por los descuentos desde la noche...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 3:09 PM
After a brief stint in Canada, Target Corp. announced Thursday that it would close all of its 133 stores there and lay off nearly 17,600 employees.
The Minneapolis-based retailer expanded into Canada two years ago, but has struggled to turn a profit,...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 5:28 PM
In the wake of high-profile data breaches, President Obama proposed legislation to require companies to notify customers within 30 days of discovering that their personal information was exposed to hackers.
The initiative was one of several data...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 10:10 AM
President Obama on Monday proposed the first federal standard for data breaches, which would require companies to notify customers within 30 days of the discovery that their personal information was exposed to hackers.
In a speech at the Federal Trade...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 12:28 PM
99 Cents Only Stores has agreed to pay more than $2 million to settle accusations that its operations improperly stored, handled and disposed of hazardous and pharmaceutical waste.
An investigation found that the retailer's 251 stores and distribution...