Target to Expand Beauty Concierge Program in Chicagoland in May

Target to Expand Beauty Concierge Program in Chicagoland in May

In-store Beauty Expert Offers Personalized Service to Guests

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Building off its "Expect More. Pay Less." brand promise, Target is pleased to announce that it will expand its Beauty Concierge program to 41 Chicagoland stores on May 24. The Target Beauty Concierge originally launched in 28 stores in the Chicago area in July 2012 and its success spurred the program's growth.


Participating stores will be staffed with a Target Beauty Concierge, a highly-trained, brand agnostic beauty enthusiast who is available to answer guests' questions in-store. Serving as a trusted expert, the Beauty Concierge provides guests with personalized, detailed and unbiased information about beauty and personal care products offered at Target and acts as a knowledgeable source of advice in what can sometimes be an intimidating department. Beauty Concierges will be located in the beauty aisle at Target wearing a distinct black apron. No appointment is necessary.

"Target is excited to grow this service for our Chicagoland guests who are passionate about beauty," said Mary-Farrell Tarbox, Target's group vice president of stores in the Chicago region. "In an often crowded and sometimes daunting marketplace, Target's Beauty Concierge program ensures that guests receive the friendly, personalized counsel they need to purchase their favorite beauty products at affordable prices."

In the beauty department, Target makes specialty beauty accessible and affordable through its broad array of brand collections. Guests can find cosmetics, hair care and skin care from exclusive brands such as Sonia Kashuk and Petra Strand, natural brands like Burt's Bees and all their national brand favorites.

The full store list for Chicagoland is below; the Beauty Concierge program will be a new addition to bolded stores.

Store Name

 

Street Address

 

City

 

State

 

Zip

 

Phone Number

Cicero2901 S Cicero AveCiceroIL60804(708) 863-6830
Vernon Hills313 E Townline RdVernon HillsIL60061(847) 680-0390
West Schaumburg2621 W Schaumburg RdSchaumburgIL60194(847) 798-0192
Glendale Heights175 W Army Trail RdGlendale HeightsIL60139(630) 582-0043
Melrose Park850 W North AveMelrose ParkIL60160(708) 338-2784
Wheaton601 S County Farm RdWheatonIL60187(630) 510-1590
Batavia115 N Randall RdBataviaIL60510(630) 406-8152
Naperville1951 W Jefferson AveNapervilleIL60540(630) 357-0056
Orland Park15850 S 94th AveOrland ParkIL60462(708) 349-1122
Hodgkins9250 Joliet RdHodgkinsIL60525(708) 387-2350
Woodridge2333 63rd StWoodridgeIL60517(630) 434-0909
Bolingbrook1188 W Boughton RdBolingbrookIL60440(630) 378-5544
Woodfield1235 E Higgins RdSchaumburgIL60173(847) 413-1080
Evanston2209 Howard StEvanstonIL60202(847) 733-1144
Niles6150 W Touhy AveNilesIL60714(847) 588-2800
Chicago Near North2656 N Elston AveChicagoIL60647(773) 252-1994
Lombard60 Yorktown Shopping CtrLombardIL60148(630) 495-9560
Lake Zurich555 S Rand RdLake ZurichIL60047(847) 726-1174
Glenview2241 Willow RdGlenviewIL60025(847) 657-0095
Highland Park2099 Skokie Valley RdHighland ParkIL60035(847) 266-8022
Arlington Heights1700 E Rand RdArlington HeightsIL60004(847) 222-0925
Rosemont7000 Mannheim RdRosemontIL60018(847) 795-1760
Wheeling1400 W Lake Cook RdWheelingIL60090(847) 215-5051
Chicago Mid North2939 W Addison StChicagoIL60618(773) 604-7680
Chicago South Pulaski4433 S Pulaski RdChicagoIL60632(773) 579-2120
Willowbrook7601 Kingery HwyWillowbrookIL60527(630) 321-2080
Norridge4050 N Harlem AveNorridgeIL60706(708) 583-6980
Chicago South Loop1154 S Clark StChicagoIL60605(312) 212-6300
South Elgin530 Randall RdSouth ElginIL60177(847) 697-1017
Warrenville28201 Diehl RdWarrenvilleIL60555(630) 657-5555
Mundelein3100 W IL Rte 60MundeleinIL60060(847) 367-2650
Chicago Brickyard6525 W Diversey AveChicagoIL60707(773) 804-3610
Streamwood1001 Sutton RdStreamwoodIL60107(630) 372-3330
Tinley Park7300 191st StTinley ParkIL60487(815) 806-3210
Chicago McKinley Park1940 W 33rd StChicagoIL60608(773) 843-3250
Chicago Peterson Ave2112 W Peterson AveChicagoIL60659(773) 761-3001
Broadview800 Broadview Village SqBroadviewIL60155(708) 731-5555
Oak Lawn4120 W 95th StOak LawnIL60453(708) 741-4052
Hoffman Estates2800 N Sutton RdHoffman EstatesIL60192(847) 645-1170
Chicago Wilson Yard4466 N Broadway StChicagoIL60640(773) 596-2376
Chicago State St.1 S State StChicagoIL60603(312) 279-2133
 

The Beauty Concierge program is exiting the Palatine, Bedford Park, Joliet, Villa Park, Oswego, Plainfield, North Aurora and Romeoville stores.

In addition, the program will launch in 96 stores in Los Angeles/Orange County, 36 stores in Minneapolis, and 27 stores in the Washington, D.C. area. These rollouts will begin in May and continue through July, with approximately 200 stores implementing the program in 2013.

About Target
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYS: TGT) serves guests at 1,832 stores - 1,784 in the United States and 48 in Canada - and at Target.com. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $4 million a week. For more information about Target's commitment to corporate responsibility, visit Target.com/corporateresponsibility.



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or
Target Media Hotline, 612-696-3400
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