Target Announces Brands Set to Launch in Canadian Stores

Unique brands and designer partnerships provide Canadian guests with true 
Target experience 
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Target today officially unveiled its 
exclusive partners, owned brands and limited time only collections that will 
be available to Canadian guests when stores start opening in March/April 2013. 
Target Canada senior vice president, Merchandising, John Morioka, along with 
special guests Nate Berkus, Michael Budman, Don Green, Sonia Kashuk, Giada De 
Laurentiis, and Kate Young unveiled the comprehensive collection of brands at 
an exclusive event. The announcement demonstrates the company's commitment to 
providing Canadian guests with a one-stop shopping destination for affordable, 
stylish, quality products. 
"We are excited to announce a selection of brands that will be available in 
our Canadian stores in 2013," said Morioka. "Target is known for its 
innovative designer partnerships and assortment of exceptional products that 
deliver on our Expect More. Pay Less. brand promise and we look forward to 
bringing a number of our more prominent brands to bring the true Target 
experience to Canadian stores." 
Since opening its first stores in 1962, Target has set itself apart from other 
retailers by offering great design at affordable prices. Known for its unique 
designer partnerships, Target has worked with more than 100 partners and 
brands over the years, from high-end fashion designers to small boutique 
owners. 
In addition to Target's ongoing partnerships, Canadian guests will also be 
welcomed with an exclusive, limited time only collaboration with Roots. 
Delivering the quality, craftsmanship and comfortable styling the brand is 
known for, the Roots Outfitters collection for Target includes fashion for 
women, men, boys, girls and toddlers, and will be available from March to June 
2013. In April, Canadians also will be able to experience Target's latest 
designer collaboration with a collection from one of the most sought-after 
stylists in Hollywood, Kate Young. The Kate Young for Target collection will 
be available from April 14 to the end of May 2013. 
In addition to a wide selection of leading national brands, the following 
brands will be available in Canadian stores beginning this spring: 
Ongoing Partnerships: 
Nate Berkus Collection - An interior design expert and author, Nate Berkus' 
the Nate Berkus Collection, available exclusively at Target, offers the latest 
assortment of bedding, bath, decorative accessories, lighting, rugs and window 
treatments. 
Sonia Kashuk Collection - Makeup artist extraordinaire Sonia Kashuk is a true 
talent and innovator in the cosmetics world. The Sonia Kashuk Collection at 
Target offers high-quality cosmetics and accessories at outstanding prices. 
Giada De Laurentiis for Target - As a top chef, Food Network personality and 
author, Giada De Laurentiis knows the must-haves for a kitchen. An exclusive 
line of affordable cookware products, the Giada De Laurentiis for Target 
collection is perfect for making irresistible and budget-friendly meals at 
home. 
Shaun White - The Shaun White collection features a full range of apparel 
including denim, shorts, woven tops, hooded sweatshirts and graphic tees, 
Shaun White for Target is affordable fashion for young men and boys.   
Limited Time Only Collections: 
Roots Outfitters - Roots Outfitters will launch a limited time only collection 
featuring the timeless classics that Roots is known for, including sweat 
pants, sweatshirts and graphic tees. The line will be available exclusively in 
Target stores in Canada from March to June 2013. 
Kate Young for Target - Kate Young is one of the most sought after stylists in 
Hollywood and will be launching an exclusive collection at Target that will be 
available from April 14 until the end of May 2013. The collection will feature 
women's apparel and accessories, including an assortment of special occasion 
dresses.   
Target Owned and Exclusive Brands: 
Archer Farms - Archer Farms is a premium, affordable brand, offering a wide 
array of delicious foods including premium groceries and fine cooking 
ingredients. 
C9 by Champion - C9 by Champion is Target's exclusive active wear line that 
offers a variety of options for men, women and kids, all at an incredible 
value. 
Cherokee - Made for boys and girls, Cherokee is the classically cool brand 
with on-trend, everyday styles. 
Circo - With quality and comfortable materials, bright colours and fun 
graphics, Circo allows young kids to be stylish, playful and active in clothes 
that fit. 
Liz Lange for Target Maternity - Liz Lange offers an exclusive maternity line 
that is ultra stylish and modern, with each piece designed specifically for 
the maternity silhouette to ensure women feel attractive and confident 
throughout their pregnancy. 
Market Pantry - Families on a budget can easily and inexpensively stock their 
kitchens with Market Pantry product offerings, including food staples such as 
cheese, eggs and flour, as well as snack and meal options. 
Merona - Merona combines a modern classic sensibility and appreciation for 
authentic style with options for men and women. 
Mossimo Supply Co. - Featuring a variety of on-trend and casual options, 
Mossimo Supply Co. is geared towards a younger guest with options for men and 
women. 
Mossimo Black - With contemporary designs, Mossimo Black offers fashion 
apparel exclusively for women. 
Pixi - Simplifying the beauty routine for busy women everywhere, Pixi's 
exclusive line at Target features multipurpose products that create a 
naturally radiant glow. 
Threshold - Designed specifically for the savvy, discerning guest who wants 
her home to be a welcoming place for family and friends, Threshold offers a 
casual-traditional look and feel for every room in the home, including 
bedding, bath, entertaining essentials, home accents and accessories. 
up&up - Offering everyday essential products from across the store, spanning 
more than 40 categories including household, healthcare, beauty, baby and 
personal care, the up&up brand is high quality, but at a lower price.   
About Target 
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. 
Lisa Gibson, Target Public Relations, (289) 261-1221 
Target Media Hotline, (612) 696-3400 
SOURCE: Target Corporation 
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