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People May Be Unhappy With
Target, and It´s Starting to Show

The Street, by Brian Sozzi

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 5/19/2017 8:45:52 AM

Target has long been loved by people because it´s a fun place to shop. At least it used to be a fun place to shop. Customer satisfaction with the total shopping experience at Target has declined for a fourth consecutive period, according to a new survey of 2,500 people done by investment bank Cowen. Declines in customer satisfaction were seen across the board, led by drops in customer service, merchandise selection and product quality. Overall, Cowen says customer satisfaction at Target plunged 383 basis points to 66.7%. It appears unhappy Target shoppers could be taking their business elsewhere. On Wednesday,

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4 straight quarters of declining sales. No mention of the policy to let creepy men hang out in the ladies´ restroom.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: civilservant, 5/19/2017 8:52:40 AM     (No. 11258278)

FTA:""Our view is that the company may need to focus on optimizing customer satisfaction."

You mean focusing on 0.0000004 of the population is NOT a credible market strategy?

That´s Unpossible!!!!!

(marketing tip for the Exec floor.....gay dudes shop in boutiques, lesbians shop in Walmart or Duluth Trading)

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Reply 2 - Posted by: buzzman, 5/19/2017 8:57:51 AM     (No. 11258283)

The comment after the headline says it all.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: earlybird, 5/19/2017 9:00:10 AM     (No. 11258285)

We have three Target stores near us. One is my old favorite because it’s been there a long time and the people who work there are so nice. Another is also good because it is newer and more attractive.

I don’t agree with some of their policies, but I very much like shopping there when I need certain things. In all these years, I have never seen their restrooms. Couldn’t find them without asking.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bhkat, 5/19/2017 9:02:48 AM     (No. 11258286)

Comments section has multiple comments stating the stopped going to TGT because they didn´t want grown men in the bathrooms with their daughters.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Gordon Mills, 5/19/2017 9:06:39 AM     (No. 11258295)

I stopped entering the stores when they stopped allowing the bell ringers. It really wasn´t a big deal for them to be there but it was a big deal to eliminate them. Sam´s Club and Walmart still allow them.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: greggojo, 5/19/2017 9:12:15 AM     (No. 11258307)

The reporter cannot be this stupid, he must be colluding with the American left in covering up the true story and it´s consequences, i.e. Target´s extremely silly pandering to the LBQT etc.etc.etc. issue of the moment, and the distaste many Americans felt for Target as a result. Or the reporter lives in a liberal bubble where so many other reporters reside.

btw, Target has a long history of political activism. Apparently, 3 decades ago they permitted "environmentalists" to sit outside their stores with sweet pictures of animals collecting the money which helped to seed the radical environmental movement. Later, Target banned the word Christmas or the playing of Christmas music during the Christmas season, which resulted in so much negative push back from customers that the store reversed its policy. I go out of my way to never shop Target.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 5/19/2017 9:19:11 AM     (No. 11258316)

I wonder if the Target a few blocks from me misses my business.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: rinohunter, 5/19/2017 9:20:14 AM     (No. 11258317)

All that glitters isn´t necessarily gold. I boycotted Target a long time after they started all that PC nonsense. And yes, Sams Club and Walmart may allow bell ringers but allow me to share a quick anecdotal story: Just the other day I was in Walmart with my newspaper ad in hand to request price matching on a few items. It was pointed out to me that Walmart will NO LONGER price match local competitors. I was stunned and of course did not purchase the items. I headed over to Target to test their price match policy. NO PROBLEM they said to me. They price matched the items and saved me from having to go out of my way to buy the items from the store selling the sale items.
Regarding the women´s bathroom issue - Target does have UNISEX/FAMILY bathrooms posted which a single, sex-confused individual can use. Walmart has embarked upon a number of small, irritating policies and changes that finally came to a head the other day with this "no price match" policy. It all added up to something as significant as PC nonsense practiced at Target. At this point and for most things, Walmart is NO longer my number one go-to place.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: kittygalore, 5/19/2017 9:21:36 AM     (No. 11258322)

Target left us...We found out that we could exist very nicely without them. Our family no longer shops at Target. Until I see a full Mea Culpa will not return


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Reply 10 - Posted by: dvc, 5/19/2017 9:42:20 AM     (No. 11258351)

Haven´t been inside one in a year.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: jasmine, 5/19/2017 10:01:00 AM     (No. 11258377)

To remedy the problem of men who feel unsafe sharing restrooms with other men, Target rushed to provide their male customers with a "safe space" otherwise known as the ladies room.

Accommodating men at the expense of their female customers was a choice Target proudly made.

It´s paying a price for expecting female customers go go along with their PC culture.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Ussjimmycarter, 5/19/2017 10:10:31 AM     (No. 11258387)

Haven´t been in one in over 10 years! Ahhhhhh! Relief!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 5/19/2017 10:16:49 AM     (No. 11258394)

Target is PC driven, liberal, political active store front that has finally suffered from it´s stances and didn´t pay attention to who shops and spends money, conservatives.
The non-Christmas stance ended my shopping in Target but the confused gender men in women restrooms took the cake. Now Target has reaped their rewards. I haven´t been in Target in two years and last week was looking for a specific piece of camping equipment. I walked in and the place was a total waste land void of customers or people checking out. I didn´t see what I was shopping for so I left. I hope the entire LGBTQ establishment can keep them afloat because us ´deplorables´ sure won´t.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: rolfnader, 5/19/2017 10:19:59 AM     (No. 11258398)

The banning of Santa Claus, the ´No Firearms´ allowed sign and finally letting gays, trans and other animals use whatever bathroom they want . It was at least a decade ago that the Santa thing did it for me. Plus, the housekeeping ,décor and inventory is needed some work.
What do you expect from a store that born and raised in liberal Minnopoless.?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: strike3, 5/19/2017 10:24:29 AM     (No. 11258404)

The smartest entities keep their noses out of the political arena. Why would you deliberately irritate half of your customers, or in some cases, all of your customers to make a pulpit statement? Besides dropping Target, Disney and others over their cave-in to the confused sexuality crowd, I no longer look at GM cars, gave up Ben & Jerry´s long ago, which, from a scan of their meager presence on ice cream shelves, seems to have been dropped by many others. I avoid ALL new movies, awards shows and TV shows because you can´t find one without a gay, lefty, token black or activist, avoid all alphabet news programs and am slowly weaning myself from Fox. I will never buy another VW because of their hypocritical emission cheating scam. NFL, NBA, MLB, all gone.

I still patronize Walmart because the average bang for the buck is still there, they don´t play politics and they strongly oppose labor unions. Life is much simpler.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: daisymay, 5/19/2017 10:30:04 AM     (No. 11258410)

I don´t know about most folks, but at our house I do 90% of the shopping. Naturally, when Target decided to allow men into the Restroom I usually visited when shopping there, I didn´t feel safe. Now, I realize the men who now were using said Restroom now DID feel safe, so I hope there are enough of them coming to Target to make up for me and thousands of other women who no longer care to darken Target´s Doors! I know my husband never went to Target, so I´m wondering if the Trannies shop as men or women? If they´re still shopping as men, well, Target you just made a huge error in judgement!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: AltaD, 5/19/2017 10:32:13 AM     (No. 11258413)

I used to order "everyday essentials" from Target, free shipping when we used their charge card but after they embraced the liberal/gay agenda, I switched to Walmart.

My other issue with Target is their pricing at our local mini-Target (that´s not the term they use but that´s what the store is). Everything from toothpaste to laundry detergent to milk cost more at the mini-Target than at the full size stores.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 5/19/2017 10:32:33 AM     (No. 11258414)

I think it´s probably 10 years or so since we´ve been in a Target. And yes, it all started with the Salvation Army bell ringers. Nothing they have done since has changed our outlook. I don´t want social justice or any of its sad sisters when I shop.

Of course if I were being completely honest with myself I would also be eliminating Amazon...

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Reply 19 - Posted by: gijohn, 5/19/2017 10:40:24 AM     (No. 11258425)

I used to use amazon a lot, but bozo and his washington compost has ruined that. I went to target a couple times long ago and didn´t care for the store.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: GrandmaP, 5/19/2017 10:41:58 AM     (No. 11258429)

They lost me when they turned half the store in a grocery department. They really lost me over this "tranny" gender bathroom baloney.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 5/19/2017 10:55:30 AM     (No. 11258450)

I really do not remember the last time I entered a Target Store. Perhaps about 6 years ago. They banned the Salvation Army bell ringers. I blew up, first at the store manager. then wife and I had a strong discussion about Target. She loved the dang place. Got ehr Rx there and always bought gobs every time we had to pick up the meds. That was the end for me. Finally, wife also agreed and switched to another Pharm. We have not entered a Target since and over the years, Target kept announcing this or that lib-tarded policy. The Bathroom-gate made me laugh becasue only a few years after that, that Target was boarded up and have never re-opened as anything. Just a big old derelict vacant building. We consider it a monument to liberal activists everywhere.

Wife agreed, we made the right decision way back. That and our decision to boycott Sears.

Also, we bad- mouth Target often. She tends to be quite vicious when she gets on board a cause to support traditional American life. Can you imagine?

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Reply 22 - Posted by: bighambone, 5/19/2017 11:21:22 AM     (No. 11258483)

Target is apparently owned by a very liberal family that decided the place for Target was smack dab in the middle of politically correct politics. The perception that they were making it possible for creepy men to hang out in the ladies restrooms no doubt did them in. That should be a signal to other such entities to keep an apolitical public posture or risk loosing a good percentage of their customers.



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Reply 23 - Posted by: Harlowe, 5/19/2017 11:39:55 AM     (No. 11258516)

Based on the reality and effectiveness of determined consumers to avoid Target due to its political correctness policies, most especially the restroom debacle, the same collective determination to not tune in to any of the evening national cable/television news broadcasts may be a way of letting the shameful mainstream media know that Conservatives have had enough of their dishonest, malicious, fake news and will seek real news, real facts, elsewhere from trustworthy sources.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: JHHolliday, 5/19/2017 11:54:44 AM     (No. 11258535)

#15 is correct. Smart management knows to keep the business away from politics. I guess the suits came under pressure from the lib owners. The any sex bathrooms were finally a bridge too far.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: angelgrammi, 5/19/2017 12:34:23 PM     (No. 11258577)

Before the bathroom debacle, before denying the bell ringers, I left Target for good once I learned that they are major supporters of the so-called ´Family Equality Council´. This LGBTQ organization is seeking the destruction of faith based adoption agencies because they ´discriminate´ by requiring a family to consist of a male and a female set of parents. They claim they "are dedicated to creating a world where all loving families are recognized, respected, protected, and celebrated."

Target sells rainbow apparel that supports them and the FEC website proudly displays Target as a major donor (alongside HBO, Tylenol, Capital One and others). I won´t support Target because they don´t represent the values I cherish.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: mickturn, 5/19/2017 12:36:53 PM     (No. 11258580)

Not sure which company is going down the tubes faster, Sears or Target...

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Reply 27 - Posted by: flowerladytoo, 5/19/2017 12:45:25 PM     (No. 11258590)

I love shopping Target and shop there over Walmart whenever possible. They have their problems, but so does Walmart. Target has an excellent pick up in store service that runs circles around Walmart. It´s ready on time, there are no lost packages or not in stock items, if Target says an item is in stock it´s IN STOCK, unlike Walmart. I hope they can pull out of this and continue to grow and thrive because the thought of having to shop again at Walmart gives me the chills...it´s THAT bad where we live.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Hammock, 5/19/2017 12:59:44 PM     (No. 11258616)

Yeah, too bad because the Walmarts around here are dirty and have aisles blocked with product.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Yorkiemom, 5/19/2017 6:31:05 PM     (No. 11259065)

Good grief. Target´s sales may be down, but so is the rest of retail. I always shop at Target because their stores are clean. Most Walmarts are dirty, and I try to avoid them. Bottom line, I only shop when I need something. After spring cleaning, ive found i have way too much "stuff."

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Reply 30 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 5/20/2017 3:13:46 AM     (No. 11259434)

It´s not just men in the ladies room, but they have unisex dressing rooms. What really ticked me off was two years ago they stopped playing music overhead, especially Christmas music. When I contacted their home office I was told it was to ´provide a pleasant shopping experience´ Translation: my closest Target is full of Muzlims.

While I was not a fan of Target, there were several things I bought there that were either less expensive or seasonal. But, I can do without. Can they do without US?

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WASHINGTON — Shortly after President Trump took office, Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, the majority leader, met privately with his colleagues to discuss the Republican agenda. Repealing the Affordable Care Act was at the top, he said. But replacing it would be really hard. Mr. McConnell was right. The many meetings Republicans held to discuss a Senate health care bill have exposed deep fissures within the party that are almost as large as the differences between Republicans and Democrats. Elements of a bill that passed the House this month have divided Republicans. Mr. McConnell faces an increasingly onerous math problem.

How Team Obama tried
to hack the election

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New York Post, by Paul Sperry    Original Article
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New revelations have surfaced that the Obama administration abused intelligence during the election by launching a massive domestic-spy campaign that included snooping on Trump officials. The irony is mind-boggling: Targeting political opposition is long a technique of police states like Russia, which Team Obama has loudly condemned for allegedly using its own intelligence agencies to hack into our election. The revelations, as well as testimony this week from former Obama intel officials, show the extent to which the Obama administration politicized and weaponized intelligence against Americans. Thanks to Circa News, we now know the National Security Agency under President Barack Obama routinely violated

When Harry met Barack: Prince discusses
Manchester terror attack and help for
veterans with ex-president Obama

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Daily Mail [UK], by Simon Holmesmon    Original Article
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Prince Harry met with former US President Barack Obama at Kensington Palace on Saturday to discuss this week´s terror attack in Manchester. Mr Obama is said to have offered his condolences to the 22 victims and support for those recovering from injuries after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives at the end of an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena. They also discussed a range of ´shared interests including support for veterans, mental health, conservation, empowering young people and the work of their respective foundations,´ according to a press release from Kensington Palace. Mr Obama is on a visit of the

There Was No ‘Golden Age’ of Air Travel
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New York Times, by Patrick Smith    Original Article
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It’s pile-on time for America’s commercial airlines. The contempt people hold for them has long been severe, but following a raft of highly publicized incidents, resentment has hit a fever pitch. It started about a month ago, with the forced removal of a passenger onboard a United Express flight. This was followed by several more airlines-behaving-badly controversies, up to and including the death of Simon, a giant rabbit who perished after a London-to-Chicago United flight. Over and over we are reminded about the hellishness that is commercial flying. Enabled by cellphone cameras and the catalyst of social media, even the most

´We´d consider it espionage´: Bush´s CIA
Director says Jared Kushner could be
guilty of SPYING over his alleged ´plan
for a secret back-channel to Russia´

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Daily Mail [UK], by Liam Quinn    Original Article
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The White House is said to have gone into crisis mode amid reports Jared Kushner is the focus of the FBI´s Russia investigation, while a former CIA boss accusing the president´s son-in-law of perhaps having committed ´espionage´. Donald Trump will meet with his private legal team - led by New York lawyer Marc Kasowitz - after it was reported on Friday that Kushner had contact with Russia´s US ambassador Sergei Kislyak about creating a secret back-channel in order to avoid having their communications detected by US authorities. The New York Times reported Saturday Trump´s aides have: ´recru

Macron says handshake with Trump
‘wasn´t innocent’

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The Hill, by Max Greenwood    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 5/28/2017 10:52:40 AM     Post Reply
French President Emmanuel Macron acknowledged to a French newspaper that his intense handshake with President Trump ahead of the NATO summit in Brussels "wasn´t innocent," but instead was meant as a show of resolve, The Associated Press reported Sunday. "One must show that you won´t make small concessions, even symbolic ones, but also not over-publicize things, either," he told Le Journal du Dimanche, according to the AP. The handshake between Macron and Trump on Thursday drew attention for its visible intensity, with both pairs of knuckles turning white from pressure. [snip] While Macron reportedly sought to convey strength with the


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