Target's Ethical Implications

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The case indicates that Target vendors will have little choice but to "play ball" and create special products to shield Target from price comparisons. The ethical implications of this pressure Target is placing on its vendors and the possible fallout shows a conflict of interest. Target is the second highest brick and mortar discount chain. What vendor that is already in good standings with Target can afford to say no to them? Almost 100% of them cannot. When you have to set your manufacturing up for the demand that they have, you often have to drop some of the “little people” or go up on your prices to them. This is just a risk that high-volume manufacturing companies sometimes have to take. When you have a conflict of interest, you almost
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