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Target to Close 9 Stores in 4 States Due to Theft and Crime

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According to Yahoo! News, KTLA.com, and the Associated Press, Target will shutter nine stores in four states, including locations in East Harlem, New York, three in Portland, Oregon, two in Seattle, and three in San Francisco, due to theft and organized retail crime challenges.

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The Target closings across the U.S. will be effective October 21, 2023. The department retailer said it still will have 150 locations open in the markets where the closings are transpiring. The company will offer those employees affected the chance to transfer to other locations.


The recent Target nationwide Target location closings are indicative of the increasing economic challenges of various business operations around the country.

[Note: This article is based on accredited news and media reports, including information attributed to Yahoo! News and Wikipedia.org.]

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Herbie J Pilato is the author of several books about pop culture including the newly-published CONNERY, SEAN CONNERY biography, the revised BIONIC BOOK, RETRO ACTIVE TELEVISION, THE 12 BEST SECRETS OF CHRISTMAS, MARY: THE MARY TYLER MOORE STORY, TWITCH UPON A STAR, and more. He's also a TV writer/producer, and has worked for Reelz, Bravo, E!, TLC, and hosted THEN AGAIN WITH HERBIE J PILATO, the hit classic TV talk show (which premiered on Amazon Prime in 2019).

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