Target begins selling liquor in Minnesota

targetAccording to Sam Black at Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, Minnesota’s own Target Corporation is set to begin selling wine, liquor, and beer in the land of 10,000 lakes.

The retail giant isn’t jumping into the deep end of liquor retail just yet, more like dipping a toe in the water. The Ostego, MN Target store is the only location has been approved for a liquor license so far. It will serve as a test to see if concept works in Minnesota. It is unknown if other stores will needed for a proof of concept

Target is a retail juggernaut. They have sold alcohol in other parts of the country for almost two decades. It would be odd to see the retail heavyweight get into the liquor game if they didn’t think it made sense.

What do think, would you buy your liquor, wine, or beer at Target?



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