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Missoni Buzz Overwhelms Target Stores, Website

Target strategically built a wave of buzz around Tuesday's launch of the Missoni for Target line, but the retailer was unprepared for what it created: Mob scenes in stores and a surge that crashed its website for more than a day. So was the near instant sellout a success, or a PR mess?

Total Recall: Turkey, Cars, Step Stools and More

DailyFinance collects all the new recalls here each week to help you keep track of the food and products to avoid. This week's recalls include Honda cars, Chrysler minivans, an herbicide from DuPont, a pin from the Build-A-Bear Workshop, step stools from Target and ground turkey from Cargill.

Do-Good Firms Brighten a Dismal Economy

Do you get a warm fuzzy feeling when you open your cupboards? If you use products made by companies like Method, King Arthur Flour Company, and Seventh Generation, you're supporting businesses officially certified as do-good corporations by the nonprofit B Lab -- where the "B" stands for "benefit."

Target to Open Its First Canadian Stores in 2013

Target will open its first stores in Canada in 2013, the second-largest discount retailer in the U.S. announced in a statement Thursday. The company agreed to pay $1.84 billion to acquire the leasehold interests for as many as 220 sites operated by Hudson's Bay Co.'s Zellers stores.

Healthier Retail Sales, but Will It Last?

Many retailers have raised guidance for their upcoming first-quarter earnings reports and saw modest gains in April sales. But stores warn that May could be a weak month due to a late Memorial Day this year. And concerns remain over the health of consumer demand.

Iced latte for free at Target

iced latte free at TargetDoes your local Target store sell Seattle's Best iced lattes for $1? (A lot of Targets recently cut their iced latte prices.) If so, grab a $1 off 1...

Target Hits the Spot as Profit Jumps, Easily Beats Street

Strong holiday sales and cost controls helped Target Corp. (TGT) post a 54% jump in fourth-quarter earnings, easily surpassing Wall Street's expectations. The nation's second biggest discount retailer after Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) announced results Tuesday.

Target Stores to Undergo Major Facelift

Your local Target store could look pretty different by April, when the first stores get their makeovers in a $1 billion remodeling program. Expect changes in the beauty, home, electronics and shoe departments. Fashion from Jean Paul Gaultier and cookware from Giada de Laurentiis are on tap.

Target to Amazon: buh bye

Target is going it alone, taking over the operations of its retail site from Amazon.com. It's another move from the retailer to further control the...