Nov 12, 2015 J.C. Penney settles a class action suit in California over phony pricing on sale items.
Sep 23, 2015 A chief merchant helps mold a retailer's brand, with 'some risk-taking involved.'
Oct 13, 2014 The department store needs new ways to compete with Target and Wal-Mart.
Oct 13, 2014 Five months after a J.C. Penny store closed in Butte, retail trucks on, slowly.
Jan 21, 2014 JC Penney announced it will close 33 stores across the country, including the store in Butte, Montana.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 21, 2014 It sounds cold-blooded, but with shopping habits changing fast, the demise of the brick and mortar store may not matter much to the economy in the long run.
Jan 16, 2014 It's yet another blow for the struggling company.
Aug 15, 2013 It’s been a big week for activist investors -- with Bill Ackman resigning from J.C. Penney’s board and Carl Icahn taking a big stake in Apple.
Apr 9, 2013 Ron Johnson's ousting as CEO of JC Penney ends his bid to break retail's cycle of marking products up just to mark them down in sales. Shoppers rejected Johnson's strategy of keeping low prices instead of discounting.
Apr 9, 2013 J.C. Penney CEO Ron Johnson has been given the boot after just 17 months as head of the struggling department store chain.