Topics :: Target

2012 Fashion Trends to End

By Mac Smith | Wednesday Jan 9, 2013
For as many home runs that were hit out of the fashion ballpark last year, there seemed to be just as many foul balls. Some missteps seemed to appear time and again, causing us to wonder if the classic Hollywood "Step and Repeat" might need to be renamed.

Target Joins Neiman Marcus for Holiday Collection

By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO | Wednesday Sep 12, 2012
They may make an odd couple, but discounter Target and luxury merchant Neiman Marcus are jointly offering a limited collection spanning from fashion to sporting goods for the winter holidays.

NGLCC: Champions of LGBT Business

By William Kapfer | Wednesday Aug 15, 2012
Coverage from the country’s premiere LGBT business conference, the National Gay Lesbian Chamber of Commerce’s 9th Annual National Business and Leadership Conference.

Target Sells Shirts to Benefit Equality Advocates

Friday Jun 1, 2012
Target Corp. is taking some heat for selling T-shirts to benefit a group that favors gay marriage.

Target’s Pride Sponsorship: When Does Money Become Tainted?

By Megan Barnes | Monday Jun 20, 2011
Target’s sponsorship of 3 Pride groups and its support of an anti-gay politician brings up the queasy balance of the need for money to put on these now-giant celebrations and whether accepting such gifts marks tacit approval of such corporate policies.

Judge: Gay Rights Group Can Canvass Outside Target

By Julie Watson | Friday Apr 8, 2011
A judge ruled Thursday that a San Diego pro-gay marriage group can continue canvassing outside of Target stores in California, but the group’s volunteers must stay 30 feet away from store entrances and canvass at just one entrance at a time.

Target Sues San Diego Gay Rights Group

By Julie Watson | Friday Mar 25, 2011
Target Corp. is suing a San Diego pro-gay marriage group to get it to stop canvassing outside its San Diego County stores, alleging its activists are driving away customers.

Gaga, Retail Chain Miss ’Target’--Deal on New Single is Off

By Kilian Melloy | Wednesday Mar 9, 2011
Only two weeks after announcing a partnership to sell an exclusive edition of Lady Gaga’s new single "Born This Way" at Target, the pop sensation and the retail giant have called the whole thing off, reportedly over Target’s donations to anti-gay causes.

Target Reads Gaga’s Poker Face :: Chanteuse Insists Retail Giant Support GLBT Equality

By Kilian Melloy | Thursday Feb 24, 2011
Retail giant Target has landed exclusive rights to sell a special edition of Lady Gaga’s "Born This Way," but according to the fashion-forward, GLBT-friendly chanteuse, the deal came with strings attached: Namely, Target had to agree not to give any more money to anti-gay groups.

Target Revises Donation Policies in Wake of Contribution to Anti-Gay Group

By Kilian Melloy | Friday Feb 18, 2011
Target’s donation last year to anti-gay political group Minnesota Forward created a buzz of negative publicity and generated threats of boycott. The corporation has now revised its policies around political donations.