Target Eyeing $100B in Sales

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Target Corp. has a big goal ahead: revenues of over $100 billion within the next six or seven years.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Target cited PFresh as an initiative that will drive sales.

Financial

Target Eyeing $100B in Sales

The discount chain plans to achieve the goal by growing further in the U.S. and also expanding rapidly in Canada.

clock February 24, 2011Sharon Edelson and Arnold J. Karr

Chief Executive Officer of Avon, Andrea Jung

Financial

Avon Realigns Management Structure

The direct-selling company said it will reorganize its six commercial business units into two major business groups.

clock February 24, 2011Molly Prior and Vicki M. Young

Polo launches an iPad app for RLX.

Fashion Scoops

Polo Ralph Lauren Unveils RLX iPad App

There’s no shortage of innovative elements to underscore the brand’s athletic roots.

clock February 24, 2011Marc Karimzadeh

Financial

Gap Earnings Rise

Gap ceo Glenn Murphy is adamant about elevating the company’s product offerings, but is more bullish than ever about the retailer’s prospects.

clock February 24, 2011David Moin

Allure’s Best of Beauty Awards swag-bag.

Products

Beauty’s Ultimate Swag Bag

Attendees of Allure’s Best of Beauty Awards are sent home with a hard-sided suitcase stuffed with thousands of dollars of products.

clock February 25, 2011Julie Naughton

Linda Wells

Human Resources

Chronicling a Changing Landscape

For two decades, Allure has reported on evolutions in beauty with Linda Wells at the helm.

clock February 25, 2011Pete Born

The new Sportmax store concept.

Designer and Luxury

Sportmax Unveils New Store Concept

Milan is only the first step in a global retail expansion for the brand.

clock February 25, 2011Luisa Zargani

Retail

Timex Group Appoints Gary Cohen CEO

He was most recently global general manager and vice president of Playtex Products Inc., and previously worked for Procter & Gamble Co. and The Gillette Co.

clock February 25, 2011Lauren Benet Stephenson

Inside the new Tom Ford.

Retail

Tom Ford Opens in Los Angeles

The Rodeo Drive store is a distinct departure from the darker and more masculine environment of the 28 existing units worldwide.

clock February 25, 2011Marcy Medina

Financial

Kohl’s Profit Up, Declares Dividend

The company’s board also increased the firm’s share buyback program by $2.6 billion to $3.5 billion.

clock February 25, 2011Evan Clark

Allure's inaugural issue.

Beauty Features

Two Alluring Decades

For the past 20 years, Allure magazine has been benchmarking beauty for the consumer. Here, a look back.

clock February 25, 2011WWD Staff

Inside Inglot.

Color Cosmetics

Inglot Cosmetics Opens Second Store in NYC

The Polish company, which operates 270 stores across the globe, has its eyes trained on the U.S. market.

clock February 25, 2011Molly Prior

The Eau de Lacoste L.12.12 trio.

Fragrance

Lacoste Launches Scent Trio

Eau de Lacoste L.12.12 was inspired by the label’s iconic polo shirt.

clock February 25, 2011Jennifer Weil

Montblanc Legend

Fragrance

Montblanc Legend Debuts in April

The iconic Meisterstück pen inspired the creation of the fragrance.

clock February 25, 2011Jennifer Weil

The iPad Skin Diagnostic Tool.

Media

Clinique Plugs Into the Digital Age

Beauty brand has joined the iPad generation.

clock February 25, 2011Pete Born

Geurlain’s Rouge Automatique

Color Cosmetics

Give Us Some Lip: Guerlain’s Rouge Automatique

This new lip color line is inspired by the brand’s storied past.

clock February 25, 2011Julie Naughton

Estee Lauder's Pure Color

Color Cosmetics

Give Us Some Lip: Estée Lauder’s Pure Color

Beauty company is adding two reformulated lipstick lines and a new nail polish range to its brand in March.

clock February 25, 2011Julie Naughton

Dior Addict

Color Cosmetics

Give Us Some Lip: Dior Addict

One decade after the launch of Dior Addict lipstick, a new collection — with the same moniker — is coming out.

clock February 25, 2011Jennifer Weil

Media

Memo Pad: Driving Revenue in The New Yorker… Barneys’ Hiring Spree…

Mini Cooper placed an unusual advertisement in The New Yorker to hype the launch of the Countryman.

clock February 25, 2011WWD Staff

Katie Holmes

Fashion Scoops

Katie Holmes at Max Mara… YSL Holding Onto Stefano Pilati…

Katie Holmes, the latest recipient of Max Mara’s Face of the Future award, attended the brand’s Milan show with her mother, Kathleen.

clock February 25, 2011WWD Staff

Fendi Fall 2011

Fashion Features

Fashion Week Report: Milan Power Players

Fashion as political statement from Miuccia Prada and fashion is fabulous at Karl Lagerfeld’s Fendi.

clock February 25, 2011WWD Staff

Essentialist

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Nick Kamen in Munich in 1987.

Eye

Industry Pays Tribute to Model Nick Kamen

clock 16hTianwei Zhang

Social Studies

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