In addition to updating more than 300 stores around the country with elements of its next-generation store design, Target will open approximately 30 stores this year, the majority of which will be small-format stores in urban and dense suburban neighborhoods and near college campuses. Target will open its doors to guests in early March in four communities, including small-format stores opening in the Boston, Chicago and Washington, D.C., areas.

In addition, as part of Target’s ramped up multiyear strategy: