J.C. Penney sees improved second quarter

PLANO, Texas - J.C. Penney's turnaround is gaining traction.The department store chain...from Macy's and Kohl's, while Nordstrom was a bright spot.J.C. Penney lost $138 million, or 45 cents per share, for the quarter that...

J.C. Penney's wins case against county

J.C. Penney's win in a Georgia appeals court case...significant," Kendrick Smith, one of J.C. Penney's attorneys, said Wednesday of last...reached last fall in the civil lawsuit that J.C. Penney Co. Inc. filed against Richmond County...

J.C. Penney plans to close 75 stores

DALLAS -- J.C. Penney Co. said Tuesday it will close...staffers in the third quarter. Two J.C. Penney's managers at the Augusta Mall...available. Penney operates 1,200 J.C. Penney stores and 2,800 Eckerd drugstores...

Savings on J.C. Penney Receipt

Shoppers at J.C. Penney can find savings on their sales...Here's the tip of the day:J.C. Penney customers can receive a 15 percent...next purchase if they complete a J.C. Penney Customer Satisfaction Survey...

Macy's sets its sights on China amid tough US climate

...Macy's, the first major retailer to report quarterly numbers, raise further concerns about consumer spending. J.C. Penney, Kohl's and Nordstrom will report their second-quarter results later this week.Macy's was hurt by some of...

US retail sales rose in July, aided by autos and restaurants

...shortfalls in profits and sales for the May-July quarter. That doesn't bode well for the rest of the retailers like J.C. Penney, Wal-Mart and Target Corp.,which are set to report in the next few days.On Wednesday, Macy's Inc. reported...

J.C. Penney in Aiken Mall closing in March

J.C. Penney announced Wednesday that it will close...will help employees find work at nearby J.C. Penney stores, which would include Augusta...lost its Sears store in April. After J.C. Penney closes, it will have 24 tenants, including...

J.C. Penney zeros in on hair salons as key to recovery

NEW YORK - J.C. Penney is giving its hair salons a makeover in a bid to lure younger customers who it hopes will then stay in the stores to shop.The...

J.C. Penney is cutting 2,000 jobs, closing 33 stores in cost-cutting initiative

...Struggling department-store operator J.C. Penney announced it will cut 2,000 jobs...that has had disastrous results.J.C. Penney Co., based in Plano, Texas...retailer's annual sales. But at J.C. Penney, the stakes are higher.Penney...

Few Augusta residents show up for mall SPLOST session

...filled out a brief survey about the latest special purpose local option sales tax at the open house, held just outside J.C. Penney at Augusta Mall. She said Augusta's first priority for the next phase of the tax should be infrastructure, followed...