Target to open 33 new Canadian locations
Staff Staff -- Furniture Today, October 28, 2013
Mississauga, Ontario -- Target today released the opening dates for 33 additional Canadian store locations spanning across nine provinces, including its first stores in New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland.
Most of these sites - 31 - are scheduled to open Nov. 13; the remaining two locations will open Nov. 22, completing Target's Canadian store openings for 2013. Additional stores opening beyond 2013 will be announced at a later date.
"The final store openings for this year mark a major milestone in Target's history," said Tony Fisher, president, Target Canada. "The goal for our Canadian expansion was to open 124 stores across all 10 provinces in 2013, and we are proud to say that with the help of more than 20,000 Canadian team members nationwide, we have accomplished this unprecedented undertaking."
Locations opening to the public on Nov. 13 include:
- British Columbia: Abbotsford in Abbotsford Power Centre; Burnaby in Metropolis at Metrotown; Chilliwack at Cottonwood Mall; Maple Ridge at Haney Place Mall; Richmond at Lansdowne Centre; and Surrey at Surrey Place/Central City
- Alberta: Calgary at Sunridge Mall
- Manitoba: Winnipeg at Grant Park
- Ontario: Bowmanville at Clarington Town Centre; Mississauga at Westdale Mall; Nepean at Meadowlands Shopping Centre; Pickering at Pickering Town Centre; Richmond Hill at Hillcrest Mall; Stratford at Stratford Mall; Sudbury at Sudbury Supermall; and Waterloo at Conestoga Mall
- Quebec: Lasalle at Carrefour Angrignon; Laval at Centre Laval; Longueuil at Place Longueuil; Montreal at Place Alexis Nihon; Pointe Claire at Terrarium Shopping Centre; Quebec City at Les Galeries De La Capitale; Saint-Jean-Sur-Richelieu at Carrefour Richelieu; and Rimouski at Carrefour Rimouski
- Nova Scotia: Sydney at Sydney Shopping Centre
- New Brunswick:
Fredericton at Uptown Centre;
Northwest Centre; and Saint John at Mcallister Place
- Newfoundland: Corner Brook at Corner Brook; and St. John's at Cabot Square
- PEI: Charlottetown at Charlottetown Mall
The two stores opening Nov. 22 will be located in: Ontario, in St. Catharines at Pen Centre; and Quebec in Sherbrooke at Carrefour De L'Estrie.
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