MINNEAPOLIS — Target Corp. here said a 30% increase in comparable-store grocery sales in April helped drive overall comps up by 13.1% for the month, as several retailers posted sales increases for the period. Target said, however, that the comps were "somewhat below expectations, as guests continued to be very cautious in their spending leading up to Easter." The later Easter this year — in April vs. March in 2010 — boosted comps for many retailers, including BJ's Wholesale Club, Natick, ...

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