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3 Retail Stocks to Watch This Week

Retail stocks were a surprising winner in 2020 as consumers quickly shifted to e-commerce during the Covid-19 pandemic. With many consumers now returning to in-person shopping, here are three retail stocks with upside heading into earnings.  

Chris Markoch

Approximately 1 Million Packets of Clorox Disinfectant Wipes Are Being Used Per Day

The cleaning-products company saw a significant increase in all its products, especially disinfectant wipes, due to the pandemic.

Selena Gomez Is the Latest Celebrity Starting a Venture in the Beauty World

Plus, Target is launching a new grocery brand, and a startup called Fritz Frames is going to make shopping for prescription glasses easier for your kids.

She Was Rejected On Shark Tank. Then She Used That To Her Advantage.

Melissa Butler knew her line of brightly colored lipsticks would be a hit. So when the beauty industry ignored her, she kept moving forward.

Target Has Announced Its 3rd-Party Marketplace, TargetPlus

Plus, the on-demand food delivery service startup, DoorDash, raised $400 million in Series F financing and screen time management tool, Circle, raises $20 million Series B.

Thinking About Taking Your Product Into Big-Box Stores? You Need Help in These 4 Areas

Introducing your online-only product into physical stores calls for a launch playbook that's completely different from that of the online world.

Walter Miranda

Domino's and Ford Partner Up to Test Self-Driving Delivery Cars

Plus, Target has its own wine line and there's a robot named Temi that might be your next roommate.

Venturer

Target Restock Takes On Amazon

Plus, NBA superstar Chris Paul invests in a beverage startup company and dating app Hinge adds a video feature so you can show off your true colors.

Venturer

Uber Hires Senior Target Executive to Lead Global Operations

Jeff Jones's exit is the latest in a string of executive departures from Target, which has made a series of management changes since last year.

Reuters

Target vs. Facebook: 2 Paths to Handling Politically Charged Situations

Politics can muddy the water in the business world. If you find yourself in the middle of a debate, find a neutral position, know the consequences of your actions and keep open lines of communication.

Ahmad Raza

Target to Get Tough With Vendors to Speed Up Its Supply Chain

"These steps are a key part of becoming more reliable," COO said.

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