Target opens its 1st next-generation store

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We're getting a peek at the future of Target stores right here in the Houston area. (KTRK)

Target's first next-generation store is officially open and is beyond what you might expect from the family retailer.

The store located near Richmond, Texas boasts 124,000-square-feet of shopping space featuring a new, modern look.

The store is a snapshot of what Target's new stores will look like in the future, with glazed glass windows, stenciled concrete floors and unique lighting.

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Dual entrances will bring different experiences for shoppers, the company says; one is focused on inspiration and will feature displays for exclusive brands, seasonal moments and more.

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The second entrance is focused on ease, with quick order pickup, grab-and-go food, plus a wine and beer shop.

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In the parking lot, dedicated parking spaces will be available for order pickup, allowing shoppers to have their goods delivered to them.

The stores will still feature CVS Pharmacy, Starbucks and Target Mobile sections.

Some stores in the Philadelphia area are among the 40 that have or will receive elements of the re-design.

Target plans to upgrade 600 stores with the new look by 2019.

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