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JC Penney

JC Penney Archives

“Nobody came in”: Apple retail pioneer Ron Johnson on success and failure

When most people think of Apple stores, they think of industry-leading design bolstered by the business’ amazing product...

Is JCPenney’s digital transformation enough to turn the business around?

US department store chain JC Penney recently underwent a digital transformation to help the company shift gears from mer...
Asia-Pacific apparel market models

Asia-Pacific apparel markets well placed to survive Covid-19 fallout

Asia-Pacific apparel markets are better placed to counter the impact from the Covid-19 crisis than those of North Americ...

Amazon could buy JC Penney and change retailing forever

Amazon has been tipped to take over collapsed US department-store giant JC Penney in a move which - should it proceed - ...

JC Penney collapses into Chapter 11

US department-store giant JC Penney has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. But while the company blames the Cov...

JC Penney to exit home appliance business

Struggling department store chain JC Penney announced it will exit its home appliances business, and some of its furnitu...

Trump tariff plan draws backlash from US retailers

Failing US president Donald Trump is facing widespread backlash from US retailers and brands over his intention to trigg...

JCPenney ends year on a high

US department store JCPenney has recorded a 2.6 per cent increase in same-store sales for its fourth quarter.

Matahari Putra Prima has new leader

Matahari Putra Prima has a new CEO, William Travis Saucer, whose 12-month appointment takes immediate effect.

JC Penney store network to be slashed

As America’s department store industry crisis continues, the JC Penney store network is to be culled by 14 per cent.