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In Minnesota, the Pioneer Press reports that the second-smallest store in Target's entire fleet - at 16,000 square feet - is scheduled to open next week in St. Paul's Highland Park neighborhood.

According to the story, the store's location will mean that it will have "a focus on wellness and families ... Think water bottles, yoga mats, free weights, child cough syrup, kosher items and an organics section, the first to be rolled out at a TargetExpress."

The smallest TargetExpress store, is 12,000 square feet and operates in San Francisco. The company has been putting a much greater emphasis on small store development, and "expects to open another five across the country by the end of the year and two more next year as it shifts away from its big-box format and moves toward smaller stores in urban areas."
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