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An Inside Look At J.C. Penney's New Retail Strategy
On September 1st, J.C. Penney (JCP) debuted more new "shops," bringing it about 10% of the way through a transformation plan aimed at having 700 of the chain's 1100 department stores offer shoppers 100 distinct "store within a store" experiences by 2015.
Forget His JCPenney Work - The Gap Hired Michael Francis For His Time At Target
A year later, Francis co-invented a patented store value card on behalf of Target Brands Inc. In all, Francis spent 21 years as a Target executive, and The Gap's CEO and Board Chairman Glenn Murphy may be hoping to bring some of Target's successes in ...
JC Penney is still striving to become 'America's Favorite Store'
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Eight months into Chief Executive Ron Johnson's mission to turn J.C. Penney Co. into America's favorite store, shoppers and retail experts are still giving his efforts mixed reviews.
Will In-Store Mini-Shops Revive JC Penney? Analysts Say Yes  DailyFinance
J.C. Penney CEO Shows 300 Analysts Test Store in Dallas  Bloomberg
JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson undaunted by early setbacks
The brains behind the boldly different Apple store, Johnson left Cupertino for Plano to reinvent the struggling J.C. Penney Co. He didn't need the job. By his early 50s, he was reportedly worth hundreds of millions, thanks to stock options driven by ...
J.C. Penney offers kids free haircuts  CNNMoney
JC Penney: Free Haircuts For Kids Every Sunday  Huffington Post
Dallas-based Haggar makes the cut at JC Penney
As J.C. Penney Co. edits its brands, there was one cut it wasn't willing to make. The two largest men's pants brands, Dockers and Haggar, will set up shops inside J.C. Penney stores next spring. The fiercely competitive men's clothing makers, Levi ...
JC Penney: A Turn-Around Story With Balance Sheet Protection
JC Penney (NYSE:JCP) was founded in 1902 and has become one of the major retailers, operating 1,102 department stores in 49 states.
JC Penney Takes Over #385 Spot From DR Horton
In the latest look at the underlying components of the S&P 500 ordered by largest market capitalization, J.C. Penney Co., Inc. (NYSE: JCP) has taken over the #385 spot from D.R. Horton Inc. (NYSE: DHI), according to The Online Investor. Click here to ...
How JC Penney Is Copying Target's New Marketing Strategy
By amazing coincidence, Target's new ad campaign for the fall is titled, "Introducing The Shops at Target." The commercial features shoppers strolling down an ersatz main street visiting differently branded shops, such as Kirna Zabete, Patch NYC, and Odin.
Utah sales clerk's career spans time, retail transformation
Now a national chain with 1,107 stores in 50 U.S. states and Puerto Rico, including nine in Utah, J.C. Penney Co. began as The Golden Rule Store in Kemmerer, Wyo.
Why Walmart Can Pull Off 'Everyday Low Prices' But Everyone Else Keeps Failing
So, big chains like J.C. Penney and Lowe's are trying to wean sale-addicted customers off of sales in favor of everyday low pricing.