Application Tips & Tricks: Why Did I Get Denied?

Have you applied to one of our programs and didn’t get accepted? Listen in as Suzanne, the Target Takeoff Senior Program Manager from our team explains some of the messaging we send out. Take a look to understand the important criteria to be considered for our programs below:

Overall, to be considered for one of our program, you must:

  • have an LLC, C-Corp, B-Corp, S-Corp or other registered entity in your country of origin.
  • be 18 years or older
  • currently have a physical product that is available to sell
  • not be a current or prior vendor with Target

Other reasons to not be accepted into program can differ per program:

Although you may match some of the criteria listed above there may be other factors in your application that may have driven to not being chosen: being too early, being too mature, or a competitive product category are a couple of reasons. Our team welcomes you to continue to apply as many times as you’d like!

For more program criteria and details please visit each program page.

Still have questions? Check out our FAQs for more information. 

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