New Target Store Opening in Tamarac Square July 2013
DENVER -- November 13, 2012
Target is pleased to announce that it will open a new store in Denver in July
2013. The Tamarac Square Target will be approximately 135,000 square feet and
will be located at the corner of East Hampden Avenue and South Tamarac Drive.
To date, Target has announced plans to open 11 U.S. Target stores in 2013.
The new Tamarac Square location will offer guests the everyday essentials and
exclusive brands they have come to expect from Target. In addition, the store
will feature an expanded food selection including an assortment of fresh
produce, fresh packaged meat and pre-packaged baked goods, as well as a
Starbucks and pharmacy, to further enhance guests’ shopping experience.
“We are very excited to bring another Target to the great city of Denver,”
said Mark Everett, group director of stores. “This new Target will bring
approximately 200 new jobs to the Denver area, adding to the thousands of team
members already working at more than 40 stores throughout the state of
The new store will host a job fair approximately two months prior to the store
opening, at which prospective candidates may apply and interview for open team
member positions. Candidates may also apply online atTarget.com/careersor at
in-store kiosks located in all Target stores approximately three months prior
to the new store opening.
In 2011, Target contributed more than $1.4 million to support the Denver-area
community. Target’s Take Charge of Education program, which lets guests
allocate one percent of their Target REDCard and Target Check Card purchases
to a K-12 school of their choice, has benefitted numerous schools within the
Target is a proud sponsor of numerous educational and cultural grant programs
throughout the state, including the recent School Library Makeover at Lasley
Elementary School and Target Field Trip grants given to 47 local schools.
Target recently partnered with the Colorado Reading Corps, a statewide
initiative to ensure that all children in the state are reading at grade level
or higher by third grade.
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) serves guests at 1,782 stores
across the United States and at Target.com. The company plans to open its
first stores in Canada in 2013. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its
profit through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more
than $4 million a week. For more information about Target’s commitment to
corporate responsibility, visit Target.com/hereforgood.
Target Public Relations
Mya Walters, 626-230-3145
Target Media Hotline, 612-696-3400
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