Ron Johnson

Week in Review: Top Accessories, Retail Stories


New York--Life has its ups and downs and this week had plenty of gains and losses.On the gain side, Saks Inc., parent to Saks … [Read more...]

Another Vestige of Johnson-Era JCPenney Ends


Plano, TX—Another top executive brought into JCPenney during the tenure of ousted CEO Ron Johnson has left. What’s more, her … [Read more...]

JCPenney Q1 Loss More Than Doubles

JCPenney recently hailed the return of its private label brand, St. John's Bay, which Ron Johnson had eliminated.

Plano, TX—"We recognize the magnitude of the challenges that we face, and we believe we can put JCPenney back on a pathway to … [Read more...]

JCPenney Rehires Ken Mangone to Head Product Development


Plano, TX—Myron “Mike” Ullman, JCPenney’s recently returned chief executive, isn’t the only top executive to do an encore at  the … [Read more...]

JCPenney to Draw $850 Million From Credit Line


Plano, TX—JCPenney revealed today that it has drawn $850 million from its $1.85 billion revolving credit facility to help buy … [Read more...]

Report: JCPenney Hires Consultants to Raise $1 Billion


Plano, TX—Beleaguered JCPenney, which fired its CEO Monday after only 17 months, reportedly has hired the Blackstone Group LP’s … [Read more...]

Johnson Out, Ullman In, But Questions About JCPenney Remain

Myron "Mike" Ullman returns as JCPenney CEO

Plano, TX—For most followers of retail, especially analysts, it was only a matter of time before Ron Johnson, the Apple retail wiz … [Read more...]

JCPenney’s SEC Filing Reports 43,000 Fewer Employees?


Plano, TX—The required filings and statements that public companies must supply the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) are … [Read more...]

JCPenney’s Q4 Results: The “Worst in Retail History?”

700 Joe Fresh shops are being rolled out in JCPenney stores this spring.

Plano, TX—The quarterly report due after market close on Wednesday was expected to be bad, but it was even worse than … [Read more...]

Private Label Job Cuts Ahead at JCPenney?

Joe Fresh for JCP

Plano, TX—The news from JCPenney’s yet-to-be-released its fiscal 2012 fourth quarter report isn’t expected to be too good (sales … [Read more...]

After 1 Year, JCPenney Returns to Sales, Discounts

Attention Getter: Ron Johnson, JCPenney's CEO

Plano, TX—It was just a few days more than a year ago, when Ron Johnson, the ex-Apple retail head now chief executive at JCPenney, … [Read more...]

Do “Price Events” Show a New Flexibility in JCPenney’s No-Sale Policy?

Friends & Family 20% Off

Plano, TX—Shares of JCPenney edged up this week after plummeting upon the department store’s third quarter report in November. … [Read more...]