Plano-Based JCPenney Reports Loss But Tops ExpectationsJ.C. Penney Co. said Friday sales that rose 6.4 percent at established locations in the third quarter and expressed confidence about its ability to compete in the upcoming holiday shopping season.
JCPenney To Make $50 Million Available To Settle LawsuitJCPenney said Wednesday that it will make $50 million available to settle a false advertising lawsuit. JCPenney denies the allegations and said that it entered the settlement to end the burden and expense of litigation.
JCPenney To Hire 650 in DFW For HolidaysThe retailer says, "Cheery local associates are needed" for seasonal work.
JCPenney Reports $138 Million Q2 LossJCPenney on Friday reported a loss of $138 million in its fiscal second quarter. The department store operator posted revenue of $2.88 billion in the period.
Some Shoppers Unimpressed By “Prime Day" SalesTouting their Amazon 'Prime Day' sale, officials with Amazon.com say order rates Wednesday surpassed that of 2014 Black Friday sales. But some shoppers aren't impressed with them or other retailers.
JCPenney Expects Strong Q1 Sales MetricPlano department store operator JCPenney said Tuesday that it anticipates fiscal first-quarter sales at stores that have been open at least a year will top analyst expectations.
JCPenney Giving Hair Salons A MakeoverJCPenney is giving its hair salons a makeover in a bid to lure customers, who it hopes will then stay in the stores to shop. The test starts in July in four cities, including Dallas.
JCPenney Closing 40 Stores This YearJCPenney announced Thursday that it will close about 40 stores this year and cut approximately 2,250 jobs, as it tries to recover from a disastrous attempt to reshape its brand.
JCPenney Names Ellison As Next CEOJCPenney said Monday that Marvin Ellison, currently executive vice president of stores at The Home Depot, will become president in November and as CEO next August.
Tax Free Weekend: One Stop ShoppingTax Free Shopping Weekend is here! For the 16th year in a row, Texas shoppers will avoid paying state sales tax while stocking up on back-to-school essentials.
JC Penney CEO Gets 50-Percent Base Pay RaiseJ.C. Penney's reinstalled CEO Mike Ullman is poised to get a big pay increase as the department store chain shows some signs of a turnaround. J.C. Penney Co. could increase Ullman's base salary to $1.5 million for this year, from $810,606.
JCPenney CFO Leaving The CompanyJCPenney's chief financial officer, Ken Hannah, is leaving the department store operator. The chain has named Ed Record as his successor, effective beginning March 24.