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J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc. Company Profile
A century-old name in retailing, J. C. Penney is reinventing itself to modernize its iconic but sagging department store business. The company's chain of some 1,100 JCPenney department stores in the US and Puerto Rico has found itself squeezed between more upscale competitors (Macy's) and major discounters (Kohls, Target, Wal-Mart). There are 385 Sephora shops inside JCPenney locations, and specialty menswear is available at Foundry Big & Tall Supply stores. Once one of the nation's top catalog operators, Penney has exited the catalog business and is expanding its e-commerce presence. J. C. Penney Corp. is a subsidiary of holding company J. C. Penney Company (created in 2002), which is publicly traded.
Headlines for J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc.
J.C. Penney taps Home Depot executive as CEO, big challenges ahead
- Mon Oct 13
JC Penney's new CEO faces challenges
- Mon Oct 13
JC Penney says Sept. sales softer than expected
- Wed Oct 8
J. C. Penney Names Marvin Ellison New CEO & President
- Tue Oct 14
JC Penney names Home Depot executive next CEO; New leader faces challenges
- Mon Oct 13
J.C. Penney plummets, Sears sliding, Alcoa lower ahead of earnings
- Wed Oct 8
J. C. Penney Growth Initiatives Push it to Strong Buy
- Fri Oct 10
GoPro PR disaster, J.C Penney gets a new CEO and a huge railroad merger could be in the offing
- Mon Oct 13
J. C. Penny Shares Fall More than 10% on Outlook Revision
- Thu Oct 9
JC Penney names new president and CEO-designee
- Mon Oct 13
Contact Information
Address: 6501 Legacy Dr.
Plano, TX 75024-3698
Phone:972-431-1000
Fax:972-431-1362
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:January
Revenue (2013):12985.00 M
Revenue Growth (1 yr):(-24.80%)
Employees (2013):116,000
Employee Growth (1 yr):(-27.00%)
Key People
Chairman: Thomas J. (Tom) Engibous
CEO: Myron E. (Mike) Ullman
EVP and CFO: Edward J. (Ed) Record
Industry Information
Sector: Services
Industry: Department Stores
Top Competitors
Kohl's Corporation (kss)
Macy's, Inc. (m)
Sears, Roebuck and Co.
 


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