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New Target Store scheduled to open in July 2012 in the 40-acre SayeBrook Town Center located at the corner of Hwy 544 and U.S. 17 Bypass

Target at SayeBrook Town CenterMay 16, 2011, Myrtle Beach, S.C. – The Jackson Companies of Myrtle Beach, SC announces that Target will anchor the 40-acre SayeBrook Town Center, located at the corner of Hwy. 544 and U.S. 17 Bypass. SayeBrook Town Center is a mixed-use area that includes retail, restaurant, office and civic uses. It is located within the master-planned development SayeBrook, a 700-acre traditional neighborhood development incorporating residential housing and office, medical, recreation, and civic uses.  Construction of the SayeBrook Town Center is underway and the Target store is scheduled to open in July 2012.

“We are very pleased to announce that Target has selected the SayeBrook Town Center project as the location for its retail expansion within Horry County,” says Steve Alger, Vice President of Development for The Jackson Companies. “We have received tremendous support and guidance from Horry County officials and look forward to opening the development in 2012 with Target.” 
Target architecture details at SayeBrook Town Center
The new general merchandise Target store will include an expanded fresh food assortment, providing greater convenience and value to guests. At about 135,000 square feet, the store will employ approximately 200 team members. It will offer basic fresh produce, fresh packaged meat and baked goods. In addition, the store will include a pharmacy, Starbucks and Pizza Hut. The architectural character of the new Target store will incorporate pergolas, window shutters, pedestrian seating areas and sidewalks, and special landscaping reminiscent of the rich low-country architectural design of the Town Center.

Target creates strong partnerships with local organization in all of the communities, such as Horry County, where the company does business. As part of Target’s focus on education and reading, each store will also support programs such as Target Field Trip Grants, Take Charge of Education and Target School Library Makeovers.

“The Jackson Family is very pleased to partner with Target in bringing a new level of quality retail to the south Myrtle Beach area,” explains Dennis Wade, CEO of The Jackson Companies. “We see Target as the best possible anchor retailer to kick-off the next phase of the SayeBrook Town Center.”

About The Jackson Companies

The Jackson Companies, located in Myrtle Beach, SC, was founded by Mary Emily and Nelson Jackson and their five daughters. It is a family-owned enterprise that includes Prestwick Golf & Country Club, Ocean Lakes Family Campground, Ocean Lakes Properties, Crystal Lake Mobile Home Village, Ocean Lakes RV Center, and SayeBrook. The Jackson Companies also owns several hundred acres of undeveloped land in the Myrtle Beach area.  Several divisions of The Jackson Companies have been recognized nationally in both the golf and camping industries.

The family owned business employs nearly 250 teammates year round and employs an additional 250+ teammates in-season. In 2006 it was named one of the fifteen "Best Places to Work in South Carolina."

Prestwick Golf and Country Club features and 18-hole golf course designed by Pete and P.B. Dye. Recognized as one of the area's premier tennis centers, Prestwick offers members and their guests eleven clay courts, two hard courts and a fully stocked pro shop. The course continues to receive regional and national recognition. 4.5 Stars by Golf Digest, 2006. “Top 20 Grand Strand Course”– South Carolina Magazine, 2005. “One of the 5 Best Kept Secret Golf Courses in America” - Golf Digest, August 2004.

Ocean Lakes Family Campground is the largest campground on the East Coast and one of the largest in the United States. It has received numerous awards for excellence. It is the 2008-2009 National “RV Park of the Year” and has received that honor from the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC) four times. In 2006, Ocean Lakes received the prestigious South Carolina Governor’s Cup for making a significant economic impact on South Carolina.  In 2010, it received the Earth Day Award from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control for its iCare Program.

About Target

Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) serves guests at 1,755 stores in 49 states nationwide and at In addition, the company operates a credit card segment that offers branded proprietary credit card products. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its income through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $3 million a week. For more information about Target’s commitment to corporate responsibility, visit

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