Target to expand into Canada in deal with Zellers

US discount retailer Target will make its first move into the global retail marketplace with the $1.8 billion acquisition of up to 220 Zellers store leases in Canada, the company said Thursday. Under the deal with Zellers' parent, Hudson's Bay Company, Target will choose from the Canadian chain's 276 stores and will have until 2013 to convert them to the Targets.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal, The · New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Regional Marketing Manager
American Girl
Chicago, Illinois
Merchandise Planner
Academy Sports + Outdoors
Houston, Texas
Chief Information Officer
Total Wine & More
Potomac, Maryland
Human Resources Director, Distribution Services
Bed Bath & Beyond
Union, New Jersey
product guidance manager, Research & Development Sensory - Seattle, WA
Starbucks
Seattle, Washington