Summer openings span four provinces, including first stores in Saskatchewan
MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Target is pleased to announce that an additional 20 stores will be opening in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario between July 16 and July 30. The openings mark the first Target store locations in Saskatchewan and follow the opening of 48 stores across Canada earlier this year. These 20 locations officially push Target past the halfway mark for store openings this year, as the retailer plans to open 124 stores across Canada throughout 2013.
"After opening stores in Ontario and Western Canada, we're excited to bring the unique Target brand shopping experience to additional locations in these markets and to welcome our first guests in Saskatchewan," said Tony Fisher, president, Target Canada.
Locations opening to the public on July 16 include:British Columbia (2) Courtenay - Driftwood Mall Kelowna - Orchard Plaza Alberta (2) Calgary - Signal Hill Centre Medicine Hat - Medicine Hat Mall Saskatchewan (3) Regina - Northgate Shopping Centre Saskatoon - The Mall at Lawson Heights Saskatoon - Centre at Circle & Eighth Ontario (11) Ancaster - Meadowlands Power Centre Chatham - Thames Lea Plaza Hamilton - South Hamilton Square Hamilton - Queenston Place Kitchener - Laurentian Power Centre Niagara Falls - 7190 Morrison Street North Bay - 1899 Algonquin Avenue Oakville - South Oakville Centre Oshawa, Ontario - Five Points Mall Thunder Bay - Intercity Shopping Centre Welland - Seaway Mall The Kingston Cataraqui Town Centre store will open on July 23, followed by the Brampton Bramalea City Centre store on July 30. Guests will be welcomed into bright, clean stores with wide aisles, great guest service and a trend-right merchandise assortment. The majority of the 20 locations will feature a licensed Starbucks, as well as an in-store pharmacy designed to provide guests with superior patient-centered healthcare.