Marvin Ellison

Marvin Ellison at J.C. Penney in Queens, N.Y.


Store Closures Hit J.C. Penney Net as Sales Improve

The retailer trumpeted an “improved performance in our total apparel business.”

clock August 11, 2017David Moin

J.C. Penney


J.C. Penney Paying $97.5M to End Investor Class Action

The department store has denied claims that it misled investors in 2013 on its financial state.

clock July 25, 2017Kali Hays

Michael Strahan and his daughters.


Father’s Day Lunch Raises $1.1 Million

The event honored Penney’s Marvin Ellison and Michael Strahan.

clock June 15, 2017Jean E. Palmieri

J.C. Penney


J.C. Penney Looks for Home Services to Buttress Fashion

The company is accelerating its move into the area, with tests on bathroom remodeling, smart home installation and more.

clock March 13, 2017Evan Clark

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Marvin Ellison: J.C. Penney on the Right Track

Retailer lays out plans for the future.

clock May 20, 2016Holly Haber

Marvin Ellison


J.C. Penney’s $12 Million Club: Pay for Myron Ullman and Marvin Ellison

The two executives, who split up ceo duties at J.C. Penney last year, were each paid handsomely for their efforts.

clock March 23, 2016Evan Clark

Marvin Ellison


J.C. Penney’s Pumped-up Quarter

The department-store retailer outperformed its peers during the holiday season.

clock February 26, 2016David Moin

Marvin Ellison


Marvin Ellison Details J.C. Penney’s Strengths — and Weaknesses

In a speech, Ellison said the retailer’s Penney’s weaknesses include assortment planning, supply chain efficiency, customer analytics and e-commerce.

clock October 9, 2015Holly Haber

A view outside the JC Penney store.


J.C. Penney Co. Slashes Net Loss to $138 Million in Second Quarter

Same-store sales rose 4.1 percent, with total sales reaching $2.88 billion.

clock August 14, 2015David Moin



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