TARGET - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TARGET News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Cherry blossoms reach peak bloom on target in D.C. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57801775-68/bloom-cherry-peak-festival.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57801775-68/bloom-cherry-peak-festival.html.csp">Cherry blossoms reach peak bloom on target in D.C.</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T11:46:36.496-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 11:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Washington’s famous cherry blossom trees reached peak bloom Thursday, just in time to provide a colorful finale to the city’s spring festival, the National Park Service said. Park officials had predicted the peak bloom would arrive between April 8 and April 12, and they bloomed on target. Peak bloom means at least 70 percent of the trees around the Tidal Basin are blossoming with pink and white flowers. The Yoshino cherry trees usually bloom for seven to 10 days, said park spokesman...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578017752014-04-10T11:46:36.496-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-10T11:46:36.496-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57801775@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:46:36 MDT Target ups game on organic, sustainable products http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57792199-79/organic-sustainable-target-discounter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57792199-79/organic-sustainable-target-discounter.html.csp">Target ups game on organic, sustainable products</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T16:55:54.268-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 04:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Target is upping the game on organic and sustainable products. The nation’s second-largest discounter has hand-picked 17 of the leading natural, organic and sustainable brands like Chobani and Seventh Generation that already sell to the retailer and has challenged them to come up with new product innovations across the beauty, personal care, grocery and household staples aisles. The result: more than 120 exclusive new items or twists like non-aerosol air freshener and bleach-free bab...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577921992014-04-08T16:55:54.268-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-08T16:55:54.268-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57792199@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 16:55:54 MDT Target ignored warning of security software on data breach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57682098-79/target-breach-security-data.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57682098-79/target-breach-security-data.html.csp">Target ignored warning of security software on data breach</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T11:12:02.42-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 11:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Target Corp. has acknowledged its security software picked up on suspicious activity after a massive cyberattack was launched, but it decided not to take immediate action. The acknowledgement comes after Bloomberg Newsweek reported Thursday that Target’s security team in Bangalore received security alerts on Nov. 30 that indicated malicious software had appeared in its network. It then flagged the security team at its home office in Minneapolis. “Like any large company, each week at T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576820982014-03-14T11:12:02.42-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-14T11:12:02.42-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57682098@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 11:12:02 MDT Target exec’s departure puts spotlight on CIOs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57643646-79/data-security-breach-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57643646-79/data-security-breach-says.html.csp">Target exec’s departure puts spotlight on CIOs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BREE FOWLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-07T16:49:39.203-06:00">Updated Mar 7, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The departure of Target’s chief information officer in the wake of the company’s massive pre-Christmas data breach highlights the increased pressure facing executives who are charged with protecting corporate computer systems from hackers whose attacks are on the rise and becoming more sophisticated. Years ago, the job of a CIO focused mainly on the upkeep of computer systems. In their largely behind-the-scenes roles, most of their major decisions centered on the kinds of technologica...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576436462014-03-07T16:49:39.203-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-07T16:49:39.203-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57643646@www.sltrib.com Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:49:39 MDT Target tech chief resigns as it overhauls security http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57635724-79/target-company-information-chief.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57635724-79/target-company-information-chief.html.csp">Target tech chief resigns as it overhauls security</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-05T07:53:02.436-06:00">Updated Mar 5, 2014 07:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Target Corp. Chief Information Officer Beth Jacob is resigning effective Wednesday as the retailer overhauls its information security and compliance division in the wake of a massive pre-Christmas data breach. Target Chairman, President and CEO Gregg Steinhafel said in a statement released to The Associated Press that the company will search for an interim chief information officer who can help guide the company through the transformation. Jacob had been in her current role since 200...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576357242014-03-05T07:53:02.436-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-05T07:53:02.436-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57635724@www.sltrib.com Wed, 05 Mar 2014 07:53:02 MDT Data-breach costs take toll on Target profit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57601374-79/target-breach-million-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57601374-79/target-breach-million-company.html.csp">Data-breach costs take toll on Target profit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-26T08:46:28.49-06:00">Updated Feb 26, 2014 08:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Target Corp. will be feeling the financial pain for a while from the theft of credit card numbers and other information from millions of its customers. The retailer said Wednesday that its fourth-quarter profit slumped 46 percent. It also reported that revenue slipped 5.3 percent as the breach scared off customers. During the holiday shopping season, personal data from millions of Target customers was stolen by hackers who targeted credit card terminals in its stores. The incident ha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576013742014-02-26T08:46:28.49-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-26T08:46:28.49-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57601374@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Feb 2014 08:46:28 MDT 191K teething toys recalled over choking risk http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57574233-79/infantino-toys-monkey-toy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57574233-79/infantino-toys-monkey-toy.html.csp">191K teething toys recalled over choking risk</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-20T11:40:01.848-06:00">Updated Feb 20, 2014 11:40AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Toy maker Infantino is recalling 191,000 teething toys sold exclusively at Target because a child could potentially choke on one of its parts. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Thursday that consumers should stop using the Go Gaga Squeeze & Teethe CoCo the Monkey toys. The toy is made of soft orange rubber, is shaped like a monkey and squeaks. Infantino has received seven reports of infants choking or gagging on the monkey’s tail. No injuries have been reported. The ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575742332014-02-20T11:40:01.848-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-20T11:40:01.848-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57574233@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:40:01 MDT Teething toys sold at Target recalled over choking risk http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57574109-79/toys-infantino-choking-monkey.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57574109-79/toys-infantino-choking-monkey.html.csp">Teething toys sold at Target recalled over choking risk</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-20T11:14:02.181-06:00">Updated Feb 20, 2014 11:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Toy maker Infantino is recalling 191,000 teething toys sold exclusively at Target because a child could potentially choke on one of its parts. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Thursday that consumers should stop using the Go Gaga Squeeze & Teethe CoCo the Monkey toys. The toy is made of soft orange rubber, is shaped like a monkey and squeaks. Infantino has received seven reports of infants choking or gagging on the monkey’s tail. No injuries have been reported. The t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575741092014-02-20T11:14:02.181-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-20T11:14:02.181-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57574109@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:14:02 MDT