Target Taps Shopkick App

Target Taps Shopkick App


Target announced Tuesday that it has made the Shopkick mobile shopping application available to its customers. The free app, which gives customers rewards for entering areas of the store, is available for the iPhone.

Electronics will be among the products included in the rewards.

The app will be available at 242 Target stores, in markets including Chicago, Dallas, Miami, Los Angeles, Minneapolis-St. Paul, New York and San Francisco.

“At Target, we recognize our guests are connected through a multitude of mobile and social networking technologies,” Steve Eastman, president of, said as part of the announcement. “Innovative mobile applications, like shopkick, provide a fun and engaging way for our guests to connect with Target, while earning valuable rewards which can be easily redeemed for future in-store purchases.”