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 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'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...

Three teenagers caught shoplifting at Augusta Mall

...Mall.Ashley Leonna Ramsey, 17, Ynthia Jeronia Beal, 18, and Joi-Anne West, 19, were observed by a member of J.C. Penney's loss prevention team walking through the business and placing merchandise into their large handbags, according...

J.C. Penney apologizes to customers

...everyday activities."Recently J.C. Penney changed," a voiceover states...to its stores."Come back to J.C. Penney. We heard you, now we'd love...road as to why they come back."J.C. Penney Media Relations Director Daphne...

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...

Battle over J.C. Penney gets uglier

NEW YORK - The battle over J.C. Penney's future just got uglier.Activist...Friday he has lost confidence in J.C. Penney's board and its chairman should...in the company, and the rest of J.C. Penney's board. Meanwhile, investment...

J.C. Penney results show signs of life

NEW YORK - Is the worst over at J.C. Penney Co.?The beleaguered department store chain on Tuesday reported its sixth consecutive quarter of big losses and steep revenue...