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Target Expands to Western Canada

Local retailer Target expands their reach from Ontario to western Canada.

Photo Credit: Smart Canucks

Photo Credit: Smart Canucks

Target announced this week 22 new stores will open in British Columbia, Alberta, and Manitoba on May 7 as well as 2 more stores on May 14. As previously announced, Target plans to open 124 stores across Canada throughout 2013.

In a May 6 press release, Tony Fisher, president of Target Canada, remarked “Target is thrilled to be opening stores in Western Canada, providing a one-stop shopping destination that meets the wants and needs of our guests. It was exciting to see the response to our Ontario store openings, which have produced valuable insights that along with our soft openings in Western Canada will help us to continue to deliver on Target’s Expect More. Pay Less. brand promise for guests across Canada.”

In addition to exclusive Target brands such as Circo, Archer Farms, Market Pantry and up & up; Target Canada will feature limited time collaborations with Roots and Sam & Libby footwear. Target plans to feature on-going collaborations as well.