J.C. Penney Co.



Penney’s Pushes Ahead With Private Brands

The extension of Penney’s Stylus collection into men’s wear is the retailer’s latest initiative to upgrade the portfolio of private brands.

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Key Execs Transition from Old to New Penney’s

Penney’s retail operations were lifted out of bankruptcy in early December.

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Jill Soltau has been working to turn around Penney's, but time is running short.


J.C. Penney Seeks New CEO

The new owners of the struggling department store will established a temporary office of the ceo, to include key members of Penney’s current leadership team.

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Penney’s New ‘Stylus’ Brand Geared to Fill a Void

Penney’s chief merchandising officer says the latest private brand offers style with comfort and function.

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Amazon Prime Day Puts Retailers on the Defensive

Major chains are kicking off holiday gift promotions earlier than ever this year.

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J.C. Penney Losses Deepen

It’s taking longer than expected to finalize a reorganization plan.

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As Penney’s Pares Down, Bidders Step Up

As Penney’s dramatically streamlines through its bankruptcy, there’s growing interest in the long-struggling chain.

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Two women walk into the JCPenney store in Peabody, Mass. J.C. Penney Co. reports earnings Thursday, Feb. 27Earns JC Penney, Peabody, USA - 14 Aug 2019


COVID-19 Response: Penney’s Cutting 1,000 Workers

The $11 billion retailer has a good chance of emerging from bankruptcy but greatly pared down.

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Shoppers visit a J.C. Penney store in New York. The Texas-based retailer reports financial resultsEarns JC Penney, New York, USA


J.C. Penney Vacating Manhattan

The moderate-priced department store continues to grow its list of store closings.

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J.C. Penney Losses Grow

The venerable retailer is struggling for survival.

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J.C. Penney Ups the Count on Store Closings

The bankrupt retailer is in the process of liquidating scores of locations and will be liquidating more.

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A sign for a J.C. Penney store in a mall in New York, New York, USA, 28 February 2019. The national department store announced that is planning to close 18 additional stores this year with the closures likely to come in 2020.JC Penney Announces Store closures, New York, USA - 28 Feb 2019


Hear Amazon in Talks With Penney’s

A Penney’s deal would accelerate Amazon’s apparel and retail strategies.

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A J.C. Penney mall store.


J.C. Penney’s Survival: What Are the Odds?

Bankrupt J.C. Penney has a fighting chance to recover in the eyes of some but not all retail experts.

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A sign on a JCPenny's store as multiple counties are starting a mandatory shelter in place causing more empty shelves of products and stores to close in Greenville, Texas, USA, 23 March 2020. To date, Texas recorded 806 COVID-19 coronavirus cases, with nine deaths.Multiple counties starting a mandatory shelter in place., Greenville, USA - 23 Mar 2020


J.C. Penney Halts Trading

An announcement is expected from the company.

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A J.C. Penney mall store.


How America’s Blue-collar Department Store Fell From Grace

The once proud, powerful and unpretentious J.C. Penney is on the verge of bankruptcy and possible extinction.

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