Target is coming to Canada
First was the news that Topshop is considering opening in The Bay, and now Target is contemplating a move north of the border. After a year of dismal sales stateside, Tar-jay, beloved for its cheap fashions and collaborations with credible labels like Rodarte, is considering whether expanding into the Canadian market would improve its outlook. Unfortunately, it will probably be at least three years until the retailer makes the move.
• Read an update to this story here: Goodbye Zellers, hello Target! The U.S. chain is finally coming to Canada, $1.8 billion later