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Make it Work! Project Runway Debuts Brand, Retail Partnership with JCPenney

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Project Runway fans can now rock the fashion created by their favorite aspiring designers, thanks to a collaboration with JCPenney. The retailer has just launched the first-ever “Project Runway” brand available in more than 500 stores and at JCPenney.com. The exclusive line of contemporary women’s apparel debuts with a summer preview …

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DMI’s Top 10 Mobile In-Store Retailers: Who Made the List?

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Bethesda, MD—JCPenney, American Eagle Outfitters, Target and Walmart have been in the news recently over lowered foot traffic, missed earnings or sales and restructuring/restrategizing. But there’s one area where these retailers are excelling, And that’s the quality of mobile experience they are providing shoppers. All four made it into the …

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Accessories Honors 2016 Merchants Hall of Fame Inductees

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 New York—Accessories magazine proudly presents the 2016 class of its annual Merchants Hall of Fame! The recipients were selected by the vendor and retailing community for their exceptional retailing expertise and business/fashion acumen. Each received a full-page profile in Merchants Hall of Fame section in the January/February 2016 issue of Accessories. …

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Wall Street: JCPenney Has Its Mojo Back?

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New York—Following JCPenney’s recent encouraging quarterly earnings report, some key retail stock advisors have upgraded the department store, citing its continued move from near bankruptcy to a pending turnaround. Deutsche Bank upgraded its rating of the retailer, saying the store is finally getting its merchandising mojo back. “Management is confident …