Target to Open 60 New Stores7 Oct, 2005 By: Holly J. Wagner
Target will open 60 new Target stores Oct. 9, the company said today.
The nationwide grand opening marks the largest mass opening in the retailer's history. Target will open stores in a dozen states: one each in Arkansas, Arizona, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York and Rhode Island; two each in Indiana, Minnesota, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia; three each in Georgia, Illinois, Ohio and Texas; four in Colorado; six in Florida; and nine in California.
Three additional stores — two in Florida and one in Illinois — are scheduled to open by the end of October.