Target announced on Tuesday that they will open a small-format location in the Ditmars-Steinway section of Astoria in 2022.
The chain has made an effort to expand into denser neighborhoods and by the end of 2019 a total of 130 small-format stores will be operating around the country.
The Astoria location at 22-11 31st St. will offer beauty products, home decor, apparel, toys and sporting goods, men’s and women’s apparel, sporting goods, portable tech, food and drinks, an adult beverage selection and a CVS Pharamacy.
Target will employee up to 100 people to operate this 47,000-square-foot location.
“Target’s newest Queens small-format store will offer a unique shopping experience specifically designed for families with young kids, on-the-go commuters and young professionals,” said Mark Schindele, senior vice president, Properties, Target. “We’re excited to provide Astoria and Ditmars-Steinway residents ease and convenience, with a curated assortment that includes household, home décor, beauty and kids’ products.”