The company’s slogan is “design for all,” but when it comes to the stores, it’s more like design for maximum profit.

Illustration by Joseph Lambert for Bloomberg Businessweek

The company’s slogan is “design for all,” but when it comes to the stores, it’s more like design for maximum profit.

Illustration by Joseph Lambert for Bloomberg Businessweek

How to Shop Target Like a Pro

The company’s slogan is “design for all,” but when it comes to the stores, it’s more like design for maximum profit.

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Guest ID

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Health and beauty

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Entrances

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Clearance items

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Layout

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Sales

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Markdowns

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House brands

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Merchandising

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Checkout

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