Target Announces Soft Opening of 24 Stores in Western Canada

After launching first Canadian stores in Ontario, retailer heads to British 
Columbia, Alberta and Manitoba 
MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Target is pleased to announce the soft 
opening dates for its first stores in Western Canada, including 22 locations 
opening on May 7 and two locations opening on May 14. The soft openings 
include stores in British Columbia, Alberta and Manitoba and follow the 
opening of 24 stores across Ontario. As previously announced, Target plans to 
open 124 stores across Canada throughout 2013. 
"Target is thrilled to be opening stores in Western Canada, providing a 
one-stop shopping destination that meets the wants and needs of our guests," 
said Tony Fisher, president, Target Canada. "It was exciting to see the 
response to our Ontario store openings, which have produced valuable insights 
that along with our soft openings in Western Canada will help us to continue 
to deliver on Target's Expect More. Pay Less. brand promise for guests across 
Canada." 
Locations opening to the public on May 7 include: 
Alberta (10) Calgary - Chinook Centre Calgary - Forest Lawn Shopping Centre 
Calgary - Market Mall Edmonton - Bonnie Doon Shopping Centre Edmonton - Mill 
Woods Town Centre Edmonton - West Edmonton Mall
Grande Prairie - Prairie Mall
Red Deer - Bower Place Sherwood Park - Sherwood Park Mall
St. Albert - St. Albert Centre 
British Columbia (9)
Campbell River - Discovery Harbour Shopping Centre
Coquitlam - Coquitlam Centre
Cranbrook - Tamarack Mall
Delta - Scottsdale Mall
Kamloops- Sahali Centre Mall
Langley - Willowbrook Shopping Centre
Nanaimo - Nanaimo North Town Centre
Vernon - Village Green Mall
Victoria - Tillicum Centre 
Manitoba (3)
Brandon - Shoppers Mall Winnipeg - Kildonan Place Shopping Centre Winnipeg - 
Southdale Centre 
Locations opening to the public on May 14 include: 
British Columbia Prince George - Pine Centre 
Alberta Calgary - Shoppes at Shawnessy 
Stores will be open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 8 a.m. to 9 
p.m. on Sunday. Guests will be welcomed into bright, clean stores with wide 
aisles, great guest service and a trend-right merchandise assortment. The 
majority of the 24 locations will feature a licensed Starbucks, as well as an 
in-store pharmacy designed to provide guests with superior patient-centered 
healthcare. 
Target is committed to providing Canadian guests with a one-stop shopping 
destination for affordable, stylish, quality products; everything from beauty, 
apparel and accessories, to home, grocery, personal care and more. Each store 
will carry an extensive range of Target owned and exclusive brands, including 
C9 by Champion, Circo, Archer Farms, Market Pantry and up & up; exclusive, 
limited time collaborations with Roots and footwear brand Sam & Libby; and 
ongoing collaborations such as the Nate Berkus Collection, the Sonia Kashuk 
Collection, Giada De Laurentiis for Target, and Shaun White apparel. 
Target's first flyer, marking the grand opening of these stores in Western 
Canada, will be available to guests on May 24 and will include unique savings 
that deliver on Target's Expect More. Pay Less. brand promise. 
About Target 
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) serves guests at 1,808 stores 
- 1,784 in the United States and 24 in Canada - and at Target.com. 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.ca/corporateresponsibility. 
Lisa Gibson, Target Public Relations, (289) 261-1221 Target Media Hotline, 
(612) 696-3400 
SOURCE: Target Canada 
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