Ron Johnson

JCPenney’s Johnson Unveils New Pricing Strategy

Ron Johnson

New York—A department store without Columbus Day sales, no more coupons, no more percent discounts if you buy a certain amount, no … [Read more...]

Job Cuts Part of JCPenney’s Turnaround Strategy?


Plano, TX—A glimpse into how Ron Johnson, the former Apple store chief, plans to revitalize JCPenney is expected to be unveiled … [Read more...]

Executive Changes: Walmart, Old Navy, JCPenney, Lane Bryant, Laura Ashley

Executive Moves

 Rosalind Brewer to Head Sam's Club; Internal Promotions at Walmart Bentonville, AR—Rosalind Brewer, who has been president of … [Read more...]

JCPenney Posts Q3 Loss, Lowers Q4 Forecast

JCPenney's holiday campaign, "Who's Your Santa?" featuring QR codes so gift recipients can get a personalized message from the sender.

Plano, TX--JCPenney swung into a third quarter loss hurt by restructuring expenses and decreased spending by its more moderate … [Read more...]

JCPenney Taps Target’s Michael Francis as President

Michael Francis, JCPenney's new president

Plano,TX—In another sign that a new regime is building at JCPenney, the department store retailer announced Monday that Michael … [Read more...]

JCPenney Clarifies Johnson’s CEO Start Date

Ron Johnson

Plano, TX—While everyone from Silicon Valley to Seventh Avenue has been buzzing about Apple Inc.’s senior vice president of retail … [Read more...]

Apple Retail Head to Helm JCPenney

Ron Johnson

Plano, TX—Ron Johnson, Steve Job’s senior vice president of the highly touted Apple stores, was named today chief executive … [Read more...]