Articles Tagged ‘Target’

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Uniqlo comes to Canada

News of the fast-fashion retailer’s Canadian entrance comes on the heels of closures of a number of similarly-priced competitors.

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Privacy is dead. Long live mobile

Part two of JWT’s Trend Report finds Canadians are waiting for brands to catch up to mobile realities and privacy woes.

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Did Target understand the Canadian market?

The retailer’s problem was not just a lack of products, it was not using those products to differentiate itself, experts say.

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Target to discontinue Canadian operations

Despite a big initial marketing push, the retailer will shutter its 133 locations amid empty shelves and heavy competition.

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Throwback Thursday: the news of the year

We check out the biggest headlines, moves, account shifts and brand stories from the past 12 months.

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Throwback Thursday: strategy in 2013

Last year, branded content was the big buzz, Target ventured North and Dove went viral…again.

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Livia Zufferli to depart Target

The retailer’s VP of marketing is headed to Rogers later this month as an SVP.

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Throwback Thursday: strategy in 2012

Which QSR giant launched a transparency push that has since won it some serious hardware?

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Boo-worthy brand opps

Not a candy brand? No problem! Here are a few ways to get in on the Halloween spirit.

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Target rolls out collaborations

Tapping into the popularity of limited runs, the retailer brings in new fashion and home lines.

The back-to-school battle is on

As value and assortment take centre stage, how are Target, Walmart and Staples distinguishing themselves?

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Walmart turns 20

The brand’s Canadian operation celebrates two decades of rocking the retail boat.

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Influicity leverages the influencers

The Toronto-based company is working with Target and Kotex for a summer campaign tapping YouTubers.

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Target Canada names new president

The beleaguered retailer has appointed Mark Schindele (pictured) to replace outgoing president Tony Fisher.

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Future Flash blog: Brands’ low centres of gravity

On the second day of the Muskoka conference, speakers looked at why brands aren’t welcome at the consumer’s social table.