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Target to Open 2 Stores in San Diego County

South Park and Del Sur Town Center stores are among those opening nationally

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    Retailer Target Corp. has scheduled October openings for two San Diego stores that will be among 15 locations under various formats debuting nationwide during 2015.

    Officials said a general-merchandise Target store will open at 17170 Camino Del Sur, serving the residential community of Del Sur in north-central San Diego.

    That store is expected to open during the same month as a previously announced South Park store, carrying the company’s new small format known as TargetExpress. The store at 3030 Grape St. is among eight set to open nationally, with a footprint averaging around 20,000 square feet and geared to urban settings.

    Target in late 2014 made a $10 million purchase of approximately 10 acres near the intersection of Camino Del Sur and Paseo Del Sur, for a store that will anchor a retail center known as Del Sur Town Center, being developed by Shea Properties of Aliso Viejo.

    Target officials said six new U.S. general-merchandise locations – also planned in Texas, Hawaii, Illinois and Massachusetts – will test new layouts and merchandise assortments featuring local vendors and “lifestyle setting” displays of home products.

    Minneapolis-based Target Corp. currently operates 15 stores in San Diego County.

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