Target posted a Tweet Saturday afternoon in response to numerous reports of shoppers unable to make purchases at their stores nationwide.
WABC reports the outage appears to have begun around 2:00 p.m., according to customer tweets on social media.
Target Tweeted after 6:00 Saturday night that the register systems are back online. They thank their customers for their patience with the issue.
Shoppers are expressing their reactions with #targetdown on Twitter.
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