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Target Also Plans to Price-Match Online Retailers for the Holidays Target Also Plans to Price-Match Online Retailers for the Holidays
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Less than a week after electronics retailer Best Buy announced that they would be price-matching their internet competitors this holiday season, Target has also jumped on board. At a press event today Target CEO Greg Steinhafel unveiled the new initiative, …

Candy Corn Oreos Hit Target To Mixed Reactions Candy Corn Oreos Hit Target To Mixed Reactions
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Oreo is a cookie known for changing things up and being all cool and non-conformist. They support gay rights, they love science, and sometimes they throw a curve ball and give us delicious fillings of birthday cake icing and candy …

Mobile Pay Options About To Increase With Merchant Customer Exchange Mobile Pay Options About To Increase With Merchant Customer Exchange

A group of retailers, including Walmart, Target, 7-Eleven, Best Buy, CVS, Lowe’s, Shell, Publix, Sears, Alon, Darden, HyVee, Michael’s and Sunoco are teaming up to offer customers another mobile payments option. The initiative is called Merchant Customer Exchange (MCX). The …

Avengers Assemble Great Themed Outfits Avengers Assemble Great Themed Outfits

The Avengers will be the largest movie of all time when everything is all said and done. That is almost guaranteed at this point. The thing that is surprising though is that the love for the movie from fans and …

Kindle Fire Gets New Software Update Kindle Fire Gets New Software Update

Amazon has just announced a new update for its Kindle Fire tablet, with some key new security features regarding parental control. With the new update, version 6.3.1, password protection can be applied to purchases, to the Silk web browser, and …

Apple To Expand In-Store Presence In Walmart, Target Apple To Expand In-Store Presence In Walmart, Target

Apple’s presence in retail stores like Target and Walmart will increase over the next two years, according to a recent report from Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster. The store-within-a-store format has proven effective at Best Buy (though Best Buy itself …

Target No Longer Carrying Amazon Kindle Target No Longer Carrying Amazon Kindle

According to an internal Target memo that the Verge got ahold of, the retailer will no longer be carrying Amazon’s Kindle tablets, beginning May 13th. So far, the only explanation regarding the discontinuation of the popular product was the mention …

The Avengers Created By Items From Target The Avengers Created By Items From Target
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Target commissioned ad agency Wieden + Kennedy from Portland, Oregon to create an Avengers ad for their insert in the Entertainment Weekly Issue #1203 Summer movie edition. What they came up with for the “Superhero in every Aisle” campaign is …

Apple, Target Sued Over iPad Smart Cover Apple, Target Sued Over iPad Smart Cover
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Another day, another patent suit, it seems. Apple and Target have been sued by Jerald A. Bovino of Colorado for patent infringement. Bovino owns a patent for a ribbed computer case, and claims that Apple and Target are infringing on …

Walmart, Target to Compete with Isis, Google Wallet Walmart, Target to Compete with Isis, Google Wallet

Isis and Google Wallet may have some new competition on their hands. Walmart, Target, and about two dozen other retailers are joining forces in the development of a mobile payment system to rival the two. The retailers are unhappy with …

Mini Apple Stores Coming To Target Mini Apple Stores Coming To Target

Target has confirmed rumors that it was getting dedicated in-store Apple displays like those currently found in many Best Buy stores. Reuters is reporting that Target will begin a 25-store test program that brings larger displays of Apple products into …

Microsoft, Apple Are Most Visited Computer/Electronic Sites Microsoft, Apple Are Most Visited Computer/Electronic Sites
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Just as how you go to the grocery store when you want to find food, a new Nielsen report shows that when the people want to find some information about electronics and computers, it comes as no surprise that they …

Missoni For Target Crashes Website, Enrages Budget Fashionistas Missoni For Target Crashes Website, Enrages Budget Fashionistas

People everywhere are calling it “Target Tuesday” – the internet equivalent to the post-Thanksgiving madhouse of a shopping day known as Black Friday. Yesterday, Italian designer Missoni launched a 400-piece collection at Target. And yesterday, Target felt the full force …

Mothers Day Gift?  Target Offers $150 Off on iPhone 4 Mothers Day Gift? Target Offers $150 Off on iPhone 4
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Target is sending out emails today encouraging customers to buy an iPhone 4 for their mothers for Mothers Day (this Sunday, in case you didn’t know). They’re calling it the gift “she’ll use every day.” If you’re on the frugal …

Target Launches Online Daily Deals For The Holiday Season
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Target has introduced new online daily deals for the holiday shopping season.

Target.com’s Daily Deals will offer one-day sales of up to 50 percent off regular prices. New deals this holiday season include:

*“Mega Merry Mondays,” beginning each week with deals on 17 popular items.

*“Total Toy Tuesdays,” offering discounts on five popular toys.

Apple Continues to Expand iPad Availability

It looks like the iPad will continue making its way into more customers’ hands as availability continues to expand. Apple announced today that its Wi-Fi iPad models will be available in China at Apple Retail Stores this Friday (September 17). The company said in a statement

Implications of New Gowalla Feature, Facebook Gift Cards

Gowalla has launched a new feature called "highlights" which it describes as "little rewards you can give to places that are important to your life". MG Siegler talks about the potential significance of such a feature.

Target To Start Selling Facebook Credits Gift Cards

Target said today it will be the first retailer to sell Facebook Credits gift cards at all of its 1,743 stores and on Target.com beginning September 5.

Target Launches Online Weekly Ad Deals
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Retailer Target has introduced a new online weekly ad called “My TargetWeekly” that offers users deals.

My TargetWeekly allows users to create customized views and deal alerts so they know when items they are looking for are on sale. Users can also view coupons, see top 10 deals, share via Facebook and Twitter and create their own customized mobile shopping lists to use in-store or online.

 

Black Friday 2009: The Best Deals On The Items You Want
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Is there a better way to kick off the Holiday season then slowly dragging yourself out of your tryptophan induced coma to go shopping during the wee hours of the day after Thanksgiving a.k.a. Black Friday?

Target Launches Digital Newsstand

Retailer Target has partnered with digital publishing company Zinio to offer a wide selection of magazines online.

The online newsstand offers single issue, subscription and archived issues at discounted prices. Target says the move complements the e-reading devices it sells online and in its stores.

"We are excited to partner with Zinio to offer our guests the unique ability to access digital publications," said Steve Eastman, President, Target.com.