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Week in Review: Top 10 Online Articles

2014 Headwear Hall of Famer: Queen Elizabeth II

New York—If you’re one for surprises, then you undoubtedly had a blast this week—and, for the most part, pleasantly so.A tally … [Read more...]

JCPenney Boast: October Comp Sales Edge Up—Finally!

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Plano, TX—Like almost all major retailers, JCPenney early last year stop giving out monthly sales. That is, until now, when the … [Read more...]

Good News: Report Says JCPenney “Improving Sales Trends”

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Plano, TX—JCPenney finally caught a break on Friday. The beleaguered department store saw its shares close up 8.53% on nearly 60 … [Read more...]

Federal Court Dismisses Trademark Case in “Slipper Wars” Lawsuit

Isotoner satin ballerina slipper

Columbus, OH—A federal court has dismissed Totes Isotoner’s lawsuit against R.G. Barry for alleged trademark infringement in its … [Read more...]

Shirking Tradition, JCPenney to Open Thanksgiving Day

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Plano, TX—Since the end of ousted CEO Ron Johnson’s tenure earlier this year, JCPenney has been trying to turn around mistakes and … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must-Remember Online Articles

Retail Fixer: Burberry CEO Angela Adrendts soon to head Apple's retail division

New York—“The epicenter of stupidity”…that’s how outspoken L Brands chairman Leslie Wexner referred to Washington, specifically … [Read more...]

False Bankruptcy Rumor Sinks JCPenney Stock

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Plano, TX—Although the United States government may face default Thursday should the U.S. Congress fail to pass a compromise debt … [Read more...]

Week in Review: The 10 Online Articles Not to Miss

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New York—As it has in almost every media outlet, the U.S. government shutdown—and the impending deadline for the debt … [Read more...]

JCPenney: “Significant Strides” Made in Turnaround Efforts

JCPenney storefront

Plano, TX—Seeking to stave off the effects of recent reports about its business, JCPenney today issued an update noting its … [Read more...]

Fitch Lowers JCPenney’s Rating Further into Junk Status

JCPenney's logo turns red again

New York—Fitch Ratings, the ratings agency, this week lowered JCPenney’s credit rating into junk status on fear the struggling … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Web Articles Not to Miss

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New York—The really big news in fashion all seemed to be coming out of Paris this week. Looking fresh on the runways were new … [Read more...]

Hedge Fund Perry Capital Cuts its Stake in JCPenney

JCPenney's flagship on 33rd Street, Manhattan

Plano, TX—One of JCPenney’s remaining largest shareholders cut its stake in the department store by half, according to a … [Read more...]