Logo   Target Supplier Diversity Registration and Reporting

Target supports diverse businesses through active participation in national and local organizations focused on minority and women business development. Among many, Target is involved in the National Minority Supplier Development Council, the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council and their local affiliates.

Diverse Business Classifications

Minority-Owned Business Enterprise (MBE) is an independent business concern that is at least 51% owned and controlled by one or more minority group members who are U.S. citizens or Legal Resident Aliens, whose business formation and principal place of business are in the US or its territories, and whose management and daily operation are controlled by one or more of the minority owners. Visit www.nmsdc.org  for requirements.

Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) is an independent business concern that is at least 51% owned and controlled by one or more women who are U.S. citizens or Legal Resident Aliens, whose business formation and principal place of business are in the US or its territories, and whose management and daily operation are controlled by one or more of the women owners. Visit www.wbenc.org  for requirements.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and/or Transgender Owned Business Enterprise (LGBTBE)  is an independent business concern that is at least 51% owned and controlled by one or more LGBT person or persons who are U.S. citizens or Legal Resident Aliens, whose business formation and principal place of business are in the US or its territories, and whose management and daily operation are controlled by one or more of the LGBT owners. Visit www.nglcc.org  for requirements.

Veteran-Owned Enterprise (VOBE) is an independent business concern that is at least 51% owned and controlled by one or more veteran or service disabled veteran person or persons who are U.S. citizens or Legal Resident Aliens whose business formation and principal place of business are in the US or its territories and whose management and daily operation are controlled by one or more of the veteran or service disabled veteran owners. Visit www.navoba.com  for requirements.

Disability-Owned Business Enterprise is and independent business concern that is at least fifty-one percent (51%) owned and controlled by one or more persons with disabilities who are U.S. citizens or lawful permanent residents, or in the case of any publicly-owned business, at least fifty-one percent (51%) of the equity of which is owned and controlled by one or more persons with disabilities who are U.S. citizens or lawful permanent residents; and whose management and daily operation is controlled by one or more of the owners with disabilities. Visit www.usbln.org for requirements.