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City of Montgomery to Limit Large Retailer Occupancy

1/2 Publix on Zelda Road (Source: Alabama News Network) Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2 Wal-Mart on Ann St./Source: Alabama News Network Show Caption Hide Caption Starting Friday, the City of Montgomery is limiting how many customers can be inside a store at once. The directive allows up to 50 customers inside at once and includes large retailers like Wal-Mart, Target,…

Target to Reduce Store Hours, Create Dedicated Shopping Hour for Vulnerable

To allow employees additional time for cleaning and restocking, Target announced Tuesday that the retail giant will reduce its store hours temporarily. Beginning Wednesday, March 18, all Target stores will close by 9PM local time daily. All stores will continue to open at their regularly scheduled times. In addition, the retailer announced that it will introduce a dedicated shopping hour,…

Target Launching Private Label in Fight for Grocery Share

Target is launching a private food label next month as it attempts to energize grocery sales. On Sept. 15, 650 products will appear on store shelves under the brand “Good & Gather.” That will expand to 2,000 products by late next year. The goods sold under the new brand range from pastas and meat to milk and eggs. Target said…

Target Buys Tech Company to Help it Offer Same-Day Delivery

Target is buying a delivery logistics company to help it offer same-day delivery service to in-store shoppers. Software made by San Francisco-based Grand Junction connects retailers with about 700 delivery companies around the country that pick up items from distribution centers and take them to customers. Expanding delivery and making it faster have been key areas retailers have focused on…