Thursday, April 23, 2020

Target's online sales skyrocket as Americans shelter in place

As shelter-in-place orders took hold around the country last month, Target’s sales in stores began to slide. But online sales more than made up for it, skyrocketing to record levels.

The trend has continued into April with online sales — which include delivery and curbside pickup — up 275% so far this month.

Target’s overall comparable sales have risen 7% thus far in the February-to-April quarter, the company said Thursday morning.. . . more