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Mass and Off-Price

Brian Cornell

Target Profits Climb 56%, Retailer Raises Outlook

Sales for the third quarter rose 2.1 percent to $17.6 billion from $17.3 billion in the year-ago period, reflecting a 1.9 percent increase in comparable-store sales and sales from new stores.

Target store

Target Accelerates Deals Cadence

Target is careering toward the holidays with accelerated deals.

Outside a Wal-Mart location.

Having Faith In Walmart

The mass retailer joins Hobby Lobby and Tyson Foods for scoring high on the “Faith Equality Index.”

A Wal-Mart store

By the Numbers: Wal-Mart’s Bananas, and Long-stretching Jeans

The Bentonville, Ark.-based company is the world’s largest retailer, and is also a purveyor of interesting, fun, statistical facts that can make a data geek swoon.

Target Tests International Web Site

The site’s home page will be in the local language of the shopper and list prices, duties and tariffs.

Jane Ewing at the 2015 WWD Summit

Using Mobile to Enhance the Store Experience at Wal-Mart

The retailer is testing drive-through pickups and online grocery shopping, among other initiatives.

Lord & Taylor

Lord & Taylor Launching Off-price Stores

Executives say the new Lord & Taylor off-price format will help modernize the brand.

The Century 21 store in Green Acres Shopping Center on Long Island.

Century 21 Maps Growth

Century 21 opens in the Green Acres Mall later this month and has two more openings slated for next year.

Kathryn Kruger

H&M Opens First Store in South Africa

A store in Johannesburg will open on Nov. 7.