Target announces major partnership with revered designer | Thestreet

One of the most popular and respected companies this side of the retail industry is Target  (TGT) , and for good reason.

The Minneapolis-based company, which boasts close to 2,000 stores across North America has participated less in the rat race that consumes Walmart  (WMT)  and Amazon  (AMZN)

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As of now, it does not offer a paid membership option (though that target-might-take-on-walmart-and-amazon-with-a-bold-change”may soon change) like its two larger peers. It doesn’t offer streaming or anything that might remotely look like it. Nor does it have as robust an online and delivery presence, though its 2017 acquisition of Shipt for $550 million certainly bolsters its fulfillment efforts. 

Rather than rapidly scale up to attempt to outdo Walmart or Amazon, Target has been quietly and deliberately building out its

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