Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh is open to more development of national retail brands — as long as those companies are good corporate and philanthropic partners to the city. Take note, Chick-fil-A.
During an editorial board meeting Thursday at the Business Journal's offices, Walsh spoke favorably of Target — whose CEO Brian Cornell told a Boston audience Wednesday that the Minneapolis-based chain’s 160,000-square-foot Fenway store is a “crown jewel” — as well as the company's positive treatment of employees and its philanthropic influence in the city.. . . more