JCPenney


JCPenney Hires Mary Beth West as New CMO

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Mary Beth West, who served on JCPenney’s board of directors since 2005, will resign from that position to become the retailer’s … [Read more...]

JCPenney Q1 Narrows Loss; Raises Guidance for Fiscal Year

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For its first quarter ended May 2, 2015, J. C. Penney Company reported Q1 net sales of $2.86 billion compared to $2.80 billion in … [Read more...]

NRF Applauds JCPenney’s Congressional Testimony on Patent Trolls

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Washington—The NRF congratulated today JCPenney for its testimony in front of a House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee hearing on … [Read more...]

Whistleblower Says JCPenney Overcharged Customers

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St. Petersburg, FL--Former JCPenney employee Robert Blatchford has filed a claim against the retailer under the State of Florida’s … [Read more...]

JCPenney’s Chief Marketing Officer Debra Berman Departs

Debra Berman, JCPenney's new senior vice president of marketing

Plano, TX—The Chief Marketing Officer for JCPenney, who helped CEO Mike Ullman restore the department store’s point of view after … [Read more...]

As Earnings Reports Roll In, Retail Stocks Outperform Other Industries: Report

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New York—The stock market has been making impressive gains the last week or so. And one of the chief industry sectors pushing up … [Read more...]

Former JCP CEO Ron Johnson Emerges as Board Member for Nasty Gal

Attention Getter: Ron Johnson, JCPenney's CEO

Los Angeles—After being ousted after 20 months as JCPenney’s chief executive, Ron Johnson, who previously headed Apple’s retail … [Read more...]

JCPenney’s Q4 Earnings Miss Dents Shares, But Sales Improve

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Plano, TX—JCPenney once again saw its shares battled after reporting late Thursday that its adjusted fourth quarter earnings were … [Read more...]

JCPenney to Relaunch Print Catalog

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Plano, TX--JCPenney plans relaunch the print catalog that it abandoned five years ago, according to a report in the Wall Street … [Read more...]

JCPenney Announces Closing of 40 Stores by April

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Plano, TX--JCPenney announced that it will be closing 40 of its approximately 1,060 stores by April. The stores are in Georgia, … [Read more...]

JCPenney Reports Holiday Sales Comp Gain of 3.7%

JCPenney sent out this thank you to customers: "Thank you for helping us make this the most generous holiday ever. From our family to yours, Merry Christmas!"

Plano, TX—Santa was good to JCPenney during the holiday season in 2014. The department store reported Tuesday that its comparable … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top Online Articles to Recall

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New York—There some ominous clouds beginning to cover what had looked like a bright holiday season. In the first busy week of … [Read more...]