Target announces plans to serve guests at its new store in Westwood, Mass., opening in March 2015.
-The store will be located on University Avenue, between Route 129 and Canton Street, as part of the new University Station development
-The approximately 135,000 square foot location will include fresh food offerings
-The new store will employ approximately 200 team members
-This will be the 26th Target store in the Boston area.
The Westwood location will provide guests a destination for everyday discovery by offering a wide assortment including food, household essentials, home furnishings, electronics, sporting goods, toys and apparel and accessories. As a one-stop shopping solution for guests, the store will also feature a Starbucks, Target Pharmacy and Target Optical.
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation serves guests at 1,924 stores – 1,797 in the United States and 127 in Canada – and at Target.com. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $4 million a week.