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  • Target (pronounced Tar-zhey in many cross border shopping circles) is coming to Canada and will open 100-150 stores – holla!  The only sad news is that we’ll all have to wait until 2013 for the first stores to open up in a mall near us.
How will they expand into Canada? Simple – they bought Zellers for a cool $1.8 billion! Now, before you pull out your tissues and lament the loss of another Canadian retailer, it’s worthwhile to note that Zellers (a.k.a. Hudson’s Bay Company or HBC) sold its soul to corporate America back in 2006.

    Target takes aim at Canada

    Target (pronounced Tar-zhey in many cross border shopping circles) is coming to Canada and will open 100-150 stores – holla! The only sad news is that we’ll all have to wait until 2013 for the first stores to open up in a mall near us. How will they expand into Canada? Simple – they bought Zellers for a cool $1.8 billion! Now, before you pull out your tissues and lament the loss of another Canadian retailer, it’s worthwhile to note that Zellers (a.k.a. Hudson’s Bay Company or HBC) sold its soul to corporate America back in 2006.

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