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of retail.

Let's take your business to the next level.

championing industry changers like you.

You’ve got the ground-breaking business. We’ve got the retail expertise. Together, we can build your brand faster than you ever thought possible during one of our Target Accelerators programs.

Insightful coaching. Inspiring cohorts. Coursework that’s tailored to your product stage or category. It’s an invaluable opportunity to grow your knowledge, your network and your business.

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How Sustainability Can Help Your Business Stand Out

How Sustainability Can Help Your Business Stand Out

As a major retailer and member of the global community, Target knows sustainability is more than just an idea or set of standards: it’s imperative for the health of our business and our planet.

Meet the 2023 Founders in Residence

Meet the 2023 Founders in Residence

Get to know the three entrepreneurs who’ve shaken up their fields, and are mentoring this year’s Target Forward Founders cohorts.

How to Find the Right Distribution Partner

How to Find the Right Distribution Partner

You’ve got a great product and you’re experiencing exciting growth, which might make a distribution partner the next step for your business.

what you experience.

Part accelerator, part boot camp. All of our programs are purposefully designed to provide the most value.

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unmatched mentorship. Get one-on-one coaching, hear from industry leaders and get insights from Target executives.

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collaborative cohort. Grow with and learn from other passionate consumer packaged goods entrepreneurs in a similar stage.

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comprehensive coursework. Our curated curriculum is like getting your MBA in retail. Explore marketing, packaging, supply chain and more.

There were just so many learnings, so many incredible opportunities, so many great connections that really you can’t get anywhere else.

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This program is nothing short of incredible and I would even say life-changing. Seriously, you all believed in us in a pivotal moment in our lives and gave us a guide to get to where we want to be. We won't ever take it for granted and in our toughest days, we'll look back to what we heard during these sessions to be inspired again. We're happy that we get to take amazing connections and resources with us. Thank you to everyone who took part in making this program a reality.

Target Accelerators Program India enabled us to build scale capabilities with large amounts of data. The program team goes out of the way to help startups and we got benefits in building networks of investors, and connecting with other large corporations and ecosystem partners. Best of all, Target Accelerators builds credibility with every touchpoint in the ecosystem.

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