U.S. Retail Sales Leapt 1.6 Pct. Last Month, Most In 2 ½ YearsAmericans increased their spending at retailers last month by the most in two and a half years, driven by strong auto sales as residents of hurricane-ravaged areas replaced destroyed cars.
Kohl's To Hire Nearly 70,000 Seasonal WorkersKohl's plans to hire more than 69,000 additional workers for the upcoming holiday season to meet demand at more than 1,100 stores nationwide.
JCPenney Reports $56 Million Loss In Q2JCPenney on Friday reported a loss of $56 million in its fiscal second quarter. On a per-share basis, the Plano company said that it had a loss of 18 cents. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations.
Department Stores Look To Become DestinationsDepartment stores trying to recapture their appeal to consumers are making plans to provide more experiences like spas and restaurants, and offer exclusive selections to transforms the store into more of a destination.
Cracking The Price Tag Code To Retail Store SavingsThe CBS 11 I-Team learned that numbers on store price tags are actually hidden symbols that could help you crack the code to big savings.
JCPenney CEO Brings Lessons From AppleHe helped shape Target's cheap chic image. He changed the way people shop for Apple gadgets. Now, Ron Johnson faces his biggest challenge yet with JCPenney.
JC Penney Pulls Back Holiday Expectations A BitJ.C. Penney Co.'s chairman and CEO says the department store operator is well positioned for the holiday season, but that it has pulled expectations back a bit.
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