There’s been a string of CFO comings and goings at retail companies this season.
Dhillon leads the legal department at Burlington Stores Inc. and before that led the legal department at J.C. Penney.
Softness in apparel was offset by gains in appliances, Sephora and strong promoting.
J.C. Penney’s is building up “weatherproof” categories like appliances, window treatment and Sephora.
The transaction is expected to be completed this month.
The retail veteran talks his latest venture Enjoy, J.C. Penney, Nasty Gal and where retail’s going.
Among the 100 companies in the WWD Global Stock Tracker, it was J.C. Penney leading the way and Global Brands lagging.
The appointments are geared to help Penney’s advance omnichannel strategies and revenue per customer.