TITLE

After Half a Century, Target Is Still a Growth Company

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
MMR;5/14/2012, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the growth and expansion of Target Corp. in its 15 years of existence. It mentions that despite the global recession in 2008 and 2009, Target was able to maintain a positive financial performance with revenues posting a 3.3 percent annual growth rate. It states that Target also recorded a 2.2. percent in increase in comparable-store sales in 2011.
ACCESSION #
77283923

 

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