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Masked customers browsed Bronner's Christmas Wonderland store in Frankenmuth, Mich., in early December.

Holiday Shoppers Steered Clear of Stores, Favoring Online Buying

By: Sarah Nassauer
Source: Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: December 26th, 2020
During a remade shopping season, many Americans ditched stores for digital outlets. And pandemic buying trends that favored household goods and food over apparel continued, according to early sales data from firms that track shopper spending.
5 ways the coronavirus pandemic is reshaping the future of retail stores

5 ways the coronavirus pandemic is reshaping the future of retail stores

By: Lauren Thomas
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: December 17th, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic is forcing retailers to rethink the role of the brick-and-mortar store.
Here's how stores are changing Black Friday for the pandemic

Here's how stores are changing Black Friday for the pandemic

By: Jordan Valinsky
Source: CNN Business
Date of Publication: October 31st, 2020
Black Friday is officially Black November. Also parts of October. And December, too.
Pandemic pushes start of holiday shopping earlier than ever

Pandemic pushes start of holiday shopping earlier than ever

By: JOSEPH PISANI and ANNE D'INNOCENZIO
Source: The Associated Press
Date of Publication: October 5th, 2020
Add last-minute holiday shopping to the list of time-honored traditions being upended by the coronavirus pandemic.
Target Sales Jump as Pandemic Speeds E-Commerce Shift - WSJ

Target Sales Jump as Pandemic Speeds E-Commerce Shift

By: Sarah Nassauer and Suzanne Kapner
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: August 19th, 2020
Retailer says comparable sales rose 24% in the latest quarter, powered by a 195% surge in digital sales.
Target to close for Thanksgiving, double down on same-day services _ Marketing Dive

Target to close for Thanksgiving, double down on same-day services

By: Ben Unglesbee
Source: Marketing Dive
Date of Publication: July 27th, 2020
Target has opted to close its stores for Thanksgiving Day this year after opening on the holiday for most of the past decade.
CVS and Target join other major retailers in requiring masks in US stores - CNN

CVS and Target join other major retailers in requiring masks in US stores

By: Nathaniel Meyersohn and Allison Morrow
Source: CNN
Date of Publication: July 16th, 2020
CVS (CVS) and Target (TGT) will require customers to wear masks in their stores across the United States as the retail industry moves to enforce mask mandates to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
As virus-wary shoppers opt for online purchases, retailers pay the price

As virus-wary shoppers opt for online purchases, retailers pay the price

By: Lisa Baertlein, Melissa Fares, Nivedita Balu
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: July 15th, 2020
Online sales may be a saving grace for pandemic-battered retailers with fewer shoppers in their stores. But many retailers, from department store chain Macy’s Inc to essential retailer Target Corp, are grappling with higher expenses related to e-commerce.
Costco, Target and other stores relax coronavirus safety policies

Costco, Target and other stores relax coronavirus safety policies

By: Nathaniel Meyersohn,
Source: CNN Business
Date of Publication: June 18th, 2020
Costco is bringing back free food samples. Target is accepting customer returns on all merchandise. And Kroger is returning to its pre-pandemic store hours at some locations.
Target revamps curbside pickup with fresh, frozen grocery options_BI

Target revamps curbside pickup with fresh, frozen grocery options

By: Áine Cain
Source: Business Insider
Date of Publication: June 25th, 2020
Target is boosting its pickup and drive-up capabilities for customers looking to buy groceries on the go.