A Tour of TargetMarch 3, 2015, 2:01 PM HST · Updated March 4, 1:37 PM 0 Comments
By Debra Lordan
Maui’s first sneak peek of its long-awaited Target store was made available through a media-only event on Tuesday, March 3, in the Puʻunēnē Shopping Center. In attendance were Mayor Alan Arakawa and wife Ann, Target Store Team Leader Scott Hayes and his staff, and of course, Bullseye the Bull Terrier, the official mascot of Target Corporation.
Kahu Kimokeo Kapahulehua lead the traditional Hawaiian blessing to open the store.
Eager Maui shoppers will no doubt line up early for the soft opening of the 140,000-square-foot store on Wednesday, March 4, at 8 a.m.
The Grand Opening date is Sunday, March 8. Hours of operation are Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. and from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Sundays.
The store offers shoppers a one-stop-shopping mix of customized merchandise that includes everyday essentials, exclusive brands, on-trend fashions, exclusive designer collections, local produce, apparel, home furnishing, electronics, sporting goods, toys and a variety of local products that includes beauty oils and lotions, coffee, cookies, candy, fresh lei and aloha shirts, a Starbucks and a pharmacy.