Target confirms store location in Delta

Scottsdale Mall will be home to new store set to open in spring of 2013.

Gregg Steinhafel

Gregg Steinhafel

Target Corporation has confirmed that Scottsdale Mall in Delta will be home to a future Target location.

As previously announced, Target purchased the leasehold interest in the Scottsdale Mall site, which is currently operated by Zellers Inc. Target plans to open 125 to 135 stores in Canada, the majority of which will open in 2013. Approximately $10 million to $11 million will be invested to remodel each facility in order to bring the full Target brand experience to Canadian communities.

This Delta location is scheduled to open in spring 2013. The store will employ approximately 150-200 team members and hiring for store team members will begin in 2012. Canadians interested in working for Target are encouraged to visit to learn more about job opportunities and Target’s fun, collaborative work environment.

Minneapolis-based Target Corporation has 1,763 stores across the United States and is online at In addition, the company operates a credit card segment that offers branded proprietary credit card products. Since 1946, Target has given five per cent of its income to community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $3 million a week. For more information about Target’s commitment to corporate responsibility, visit

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