Target to Open New Store in Santa Clara, Calif.
Store will employ approximately 200 new team members
MINNEAPOLIS -- January 17, 2014
Target is pleased to announce plans to open a new store in Santa Clara,
Calif., in October 2014. The new store will be located at 2004 El Camino Real
in the Santa Clara Town Centre. To date, Target has announced plans to open 10
Target stores in 2014.
The Santa Clara store will be approximately 140,000 square feet, and will
offer guests the everyday essentials and exclusive brands they have come to
expect from Target. In addition, the store will include a selection of fresh
produce, fresh packaged meat and pre-packaged baked goods, as well as a
Starbucks, a Target Pharmacy and a Target Optical, to further enhance guests’
The Santa Clara location will employ approximately 200 team members. Target
will host job fairs approximately two months prior to the new store opening,
at which prospective candidates may apply and interview for open team member
positions. Candidates may also apply online at Target.com/careers or at
in-store kiosks located in all Target stores approximately three months prior
to the new store opening.
“Target is excited about our first store in Santa Clara and our continued
expansion into the South Bay area,” said Cary Strouse, Target’s senior vice
president of stores in the Western region. “With the opening of our Santa
Clara Target store, we are bringing 200 jobs to the area and delivering our
‘Expect More. Pay Less.’ brand promise to even more guests in the area.”
Target creates strong partnerships with local organizations in all of the
communities where the company does business through Target’s community giving
programs. This store will start a local grant program, contribute to the
United Way and donate food to a Feeding America member, or approved agency.
Target also encourages team members to volunteer their time to serve the needs
of their community.
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) serves guests at 1,921 stores
– 1,797 in the United States and 124 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
For more information, visit Target.com/pressroom.
Target Public Relations
Matias Cavallin, 612-240-6543
Target Media Hotline, 612-696-3400
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