Target Corporation unveiled Target Forward, the company’s new sustainability strategy created to positively impact both people and the planet.
Target Forward works to design and elevate sustainable brands, innovate to eliminate waste and accelerate opportunity and equity.
“As a company and a member of the global community, it’s imperative for both the health of our business and of our planet that we embrace new ways to move forward,” says Brian Cornell, chairman and CEO of Target. “We know sustainability is tied to business resiliency and growth, and that our size and scale can drive change that is good for all. Target Forward influences every corner of our business, deepens our collaboration with our partners and builds on our past efforts to ensure a better future for generations to come.”
From Target Corp.:
- By 2030, Target aims to be the market leader for creating and curating inclusive, sustainable brands and experiences.
- By 2040, Target plans for 100% of its owned brand products to be designed for a circular future.
- By 2040, Target commits to being a net zero enterprise.
“We want our guests to turn to Target first when they think about sustainability,” says Amanda Nusz, SVP of corporate responsibility, Target, and president of the Target Foundation. “We know that the only way to make that possible is by putting both people and the planet at the center of our efforts, as we co-create with our guests, our partners and the communities we serve.”