Target is a real big name in retail business of USA. The commitment of real hard work, careful planning and keeping an eye on customer satisfaction, today has reached to one of the largest discount retailers in the United States. The first Target store opened in 1962. As of year 2015, Target operates 1,792 locations throughout the United States. Present-day properties are roughly 135,000 square feet and sell a large number of variety items. Target often emphasis on the needs of its younger, image-conscious shoppers. The company has focused on customizing each new store to ensure a locally-relevant experience. Target competes directly against other discount retailers by offering what it believes is more upscale, trend-forward merchandise at lower costs.