Target’s Tariff Strategy Might Haunt the Retailer

Suppliers were told they will have to shoulder additional costs

A line of Target shopping carts
A Target representative confirmed the retailer sent a vendor letter. Getty Images

Target told its suppliers they’ll have to foot the bill for any additional costs related to tariffs on goods from China, because it has no intent to raise the prices it charges customers.

@lisalacy lisa.lacy@adweek.com Lisa Lacy is a senior writer at Adweek, where she focuses on retail and the growing reach of Amazon.
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