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When you order home items you will get Up to 25% OFF. And you will get an extra 15% OFF on indoor, outdoor rugs, curtains, and furniture using the code: HOME. Shop now at Target.
Expires: Expires February 18, 2019
Submitted: 4 years ago
John F. Geisse developed the concept of upscale discount retailing while working for the Dayton Company. Using his concepts, the company opened its first Target discount store in the Saint Paul suburb of Roseville, Minnesota. Douglas Dayton was its first president. The name “Target” originated from publicity director Stewart K. Widdess, and was intended to prevent consumers from associating the discount store with the department store. It opened three additional units in the first year, and reported its first gain in 1965 with sales reaching $39 million.
Target operates 1,806 stores throughout the United States. Their retail formats include the discount store Target, the hypermarket SuperTarget, Target Express before being consolidated under the Target branding. Target is often recognized for its emphasis on “the needs of its younger, image-conscious shoppers