Target Unveils Black Friday Doorbuster Deals

MINNEAPOLIS - November 21, 2011
Dress up like the beloved Christmas Champ and you could receive a $500 Target GiftCard
Target Corporation today revealed its Black Friday 2 Day Sale items on and Facebook. Guests will find deep discounts on more than 170 items including toys, electronics, home, fashion and more -- all available when doors open at midnight* on Nov. 25.  Guests also have the chance to receive a $500 GiftCard through Target’s Twitter account by dressing up like the ultimate Black Friday shopper, Target’s very own Christmas Champ.
“Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year and we’re thrilled to release Target’s incredible deals, which include deep discounts on the season’s hottest gifts,” said Kathee Tesija, executive vice president, Merchandising.
Black Friday Deals
All sale items in Target’s Black Friday 2 Day Sale are available from midnight on Nov. 25 through Nov. 26, or until supplies last. A 32-page advertisement found in daily newspapers nationwide on Thanksgiving Day features irresistible deals including:  
  • Westinghouse 46” LCD HDTV, 60Hz 1080p, $298 (reg. $549.99)
  • Nikon L105 12 megapixels, 720p HD video digital camera, $99.99 (reg. $199.99)
  • 4GB XBOX 360 Game System with built in Wi-Fi, $139.99 (includes one wireless controller; reg. $199)
  • Yahtzee Jr., Memory Game, Chutes & Ladders and more Preschool Games, $3.99 each (reg. $6.99 - $9.99)
  • Target Exclusive My First Disney Princes Doll and Toddler Dress Gift Set, $19.99 (reg. $34.99)
  • New Bright R/C Harley-Davidson Truck, $18.99 (reg. $34.99)
  • Dirt Devil Quick Lite Cyclonic Quick Vac, $25 (reg. $44.99)
  • Farberware 18-pc. Nonstick Cookset, $39.99 (reg. $79.99)
Additional doorbuster savings not featured in the 32-page advertisement will also delight guests on Black Friday at Target. Guests can text “MORE TVs” to 827438 (Target)**, or go to beginning Nov. 21 to view the additional in-store TV deals.
Dress up for a chance to receive a $500 GiftCard
Target will also reward 50 guests with a $500 Target GiftCard for showing their holiday shopping enthusiasm while waiting in line at a Target store for the doors to open for Black Friday by dressing up as Target’s fanatical shopper, The Christmas Champ. Guests need to dress to resemble the Christmas Champ’s classic red ensemble, be 18 or older, follow @Target and have a web enabled camera phone to participate. GiftCards will be sent the week following Black Friday to the recipients. Follow @Target for more details.
Follow the Christmas Champ’s hilarious holiday observations on Twitter @ChristmasChamp leading up to Black Friday. Fans can also view new and classic Christmas Champ ads on Target’s YouTube channel.
Everyday Savings
In store and online, guests who use a Target REDcard receive an additional 5 percent off already competitively priced gifts. Target’s REDcard Rewards loyalty program applies to the Target REDcards, including the Target Credit Card, Target Visa Credit Card and Target Debit Card.
About Target
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) serves guests at 1,767 stores across the United States and at The company plans to open its first stores in Canada in 2013. In addition, the company operates a credit card segment that offers branded proprietary credit card products. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its income through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $3 million a week. For more information about Target’s commitment to corporate responsibility, visit
Follow @ABullseyeView on Twitter for real-time news and trends on Black Friday at Target.
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Legal disclaimer
Upon approval, you will receive 5 percent off purchases paid for with your REDcard at Target stores and (Target Debit Card® cannot be used on the mobile website), except on prescriptions, Target gift cards and prepaid cards, Target Clinic® services, and Target Optical® eye exams. Five percent discount applies to eligible purchases minus any other discounts and the value of any promotional Target gift cards received in the transaction. See program rules in store or for details.
*Store opening hours varies by location; guests should visit for their local store’s schedule.
** Message and data rates may apply.


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