Business

Target Tests Grocery Delivery Service

ANNE D’INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target is testing the online grocery delivery waters. The Minneapolis-based discounter has teamed with Instacart, the online grocery delivery service that started in 2012, to let shoppers in the Minneapolis area order fruits and other perishables, as Read More

Business

Target Faces Identity Crisis

ANNE D’INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Target is having an identity crisis. The nation’s third-largest retailer was once high-flying, but now it’s struggling to find its place in the minds of American shoppers. Once known for its cheap chic fashions and home Read More

Technology

Massive Target Breach Could Have Lasting Effects

ANNE D’INNOCENZIO, AP Business Writer MICHELLE CHAPMAN, AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Fallout from Target’s pre-Christmas security breach is likely to affect the company’s sales and profits well into the new year. The company disclosed on Friday that the massive data theft was Read More

Op-Ed

The True Meaning of Thanksgiving

By Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. NNPA Columnist   Thanksgiving Day – a day of family gatherings to give thanks for our many blessings – has evolved into a day of turkey and football, as the NFL’s Thanksgiving Day rivalries fill the TV.  Now, it threatens Read More

Op-Ed

Plenty of Reasons to be Thankful

By Raynard Jackson NNPA Columnist   As we celebrate Thanksgiving, most of us will use this time to reflect on the current state of our lives and the things we are most thankful for. Unfortunately, an increasing number of people are using this day to Read More

Politics

Target Initiates Ban the Box Nationwide

Special to the NNPA from The Insight News In an overflow meeting at the Capri Theater, executives with Target Corporation engaged in a dialog about how corporate hiring policies prevent people with criminal arrest – disproportionately people of color – from securing a job. The Read More