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Target Corp: A timeline of the retailer's failed Canadian experiment ...

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Jan 15, 2015 ... Target Corp. will walk away from Canada less than two years after opening ... March 5 – The first three Canadian Target stores open in Ontario, ... two stores of the year, achieving its goal of 124 store openings in all Canadian ...

Target to Continue Canadian Expansion in 2014

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Jan 29, 2014 ... The majority of the new stores will open in Ontario, with single store additions planned ... “The past year marked a major milestone for Target as we delivered on the unprecedented goal of opening 124 Target stores across ten ...

Target Opening Nine More Stores In Canada : News & Media : Bird ...

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“The past year marked a major milestone for Target as we delivered on the ... And , in the fall, new retail outlets will open in St. Laurent, Ottawa; Sheridan Centre, ... LEED certification for all 124 of their Canadian stores that opened in 2013.

Target Push Into Canada Stumbles - The New York Times

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Feb 24, 2014 ... After opening more than 100 stores in a year, the priority for Target ... opened up 124 stores with a new management team and no history in the country.” ... And it will be hard to shake Canadian shoppers from the practice of ...

Target to open 9 more Canadian stores this year - Retail Insider

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Jan 30, 2014 ... Target will open nine more Canadian stores in 2014. These will be in addition to the 124 Canadian Target locations that opened in 2013, ...

Inside one of Target's first Canadian stores - The Globe and Mail

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Mar 4, 2013 ... The highly anticipated U.S. discounter Target Corp. will open its first three test stores in Canada on Tuesday, on track to roll out 124 this year.

Why Was Target Canada Such a Disaster? - Gawker

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May 21, 2014 ... How did Target Canada become the laughingstock of the retail industry? ... Target had to open 124 stores in less-than one year, but they also ...

A short timeline of Target in Canada | Canadian Grocer

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Jan 15, 2015 ... The target: Open 124 stores across Canada by December ... it with groceries, Target says in-store pharmacies in Quebec will carry Metro's Brunet drug banner. ... He's replaced with 15-year company veteran Mark Schindele.

The downfall of Target Canada | Minnesota Public Radio News

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Jan 29, 2016 ... Last January, Target Canada — the Minnesota retailer's ambitious northern ... " They wanted to open 124 stores in a year, essentially, and they ...

Why Target Corporation Had to Pull the Plug on Canada -- The ...

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Jan 20, 2015 ... This paved the way for Target to open over 100 stores in Canada just in 2013. ... would be profitable in Canada by the fourth quarter of that year. ... Opening 124 new stores in 2013 quickly overburdened ... Nordstrom won't enter Toronto -- Canada's largest metro area -- until fall 2016, by which point it will ...

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Target Set to Complete Canadian Store Openings for 2013

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Oct 28, 2013 ... Additional stores opening beyond 2013 will be announced at a later date. “The final store openings for this year mark a major milestone in Target's ... “The goal for our Canadian expansion was to open 124 stores across all ...

Why Target failed in Canada - Fortune

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Jan 15, 2015 ... Opening 124 stores within such a short period of time led to havoc with ... “ Walmart Canada did what Walmart does- it started a price war with Target,” ... “ Given that the holiday season is our busiest time of the year, we ...

The Last Days of Target - Canadian Business

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The grand opening of Target Canada was set to begin in one month, and ... Not only that, but the chain expected to be profitable within its first year of operations. ... The bulk of the 124 stores had opened, and it was clear the launch had gone ... Target was going to do it in less than two years—and it planned to construct ...