1000 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Web Site: http://www.targetcorp.com
Index Membership: S&P 100
S&P 1500 Super Comp
Industry: Discount, Variety Stores
Full Time Employees: 338,000
Target Corporation operates general merchandise discount stores in the United States. It offers an assortment of general merchandise, including consumables and commodities; electronics, entertainment, sporting goods, and toys; apparel and accessories; home furnishings and decor, as well as a line of food items. The company also sells its merchandise online, as well as offers credit cards to its customers. As of April 6, 2006, Target operated 1,418 stores, including 159 SuperTarget stores in 47 states. The company was incorporated in 1902 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.