MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 15, 2008--Target Corporation
and Isaac Mizrahi are ending their contract after partnering for five
years on the Isaac Mizrahi for Target collection. Mizrahi has accepted
a new opportunity as creative director for the Liz Clairborne brand at
Liz Clairborne Inc.
"Target has been a fabulous partner for the past five years,
allowing me to make my designs available to every woman, everywhere.
Together we built an amazing business and trail-blazed the hi/low
fashion concept. I am now looking forward to this new opportunity with
Liz Claiborne, Inc." said Mizrahi.
Trish Adams, senior vice president, merchandising, Target said,
"We've had a great partnership with Isaac. We're excited that he has
this new opportunity and wish him all the best in the future. Like our
partnership with Isaac, all of our designers including our GO and
limited-edition accessories designers help Target make great design
available and accessible to everyone."
The Isaac Mizrahi for Target collection made its debut in 2003
with a line of women's apparel, accessories and shoes. It will
continue to be available exclusively in select Target stores and at
Target.com through the end of 2008.
Minneapolis-based Target serves guests at 1,591 stores in 47
states nationwide by delivering today's best retail trends at
affordable prices. Target is committed to providing guests with great
design through innovative products, in-store experiences and community
partnerships. Whether visiting a Target store or shopping online at
Target.com, guests enjoy a fun and convenient shopping experience with
access to thousands of unique and highly differentiated items. Target
(NYSE:TGT) gives more than $3 million a week to its local communities
through grants and special programs. Since opening its first store in
1962, Target has partnered with nonprofit organizations, guests and
team members to help meet community needs.
CONTACT: Target Communications
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SOURCE: Target Corporation