J.C. Penney said Wednesday it will close 33 underperforming stores and lay off 2,000 employees as the venerable but troubled retailer continues a sweeping turnaround effort. The company said the closings
The company credits its recent success with a new-and-improved menu, reports Venessa Wong at Bloomberg Businessweek. "It's like a Jedi mind trick that gets customers to order a side of bacon," Wong writes.
FORTUNE — Fresh from signing a $2.91 billion deal with Larry Page to acquire Google’s Motorola unit, Lenovo CEO Yuanqing Yang spoke to Motorola employees for 45 minutes at the latter company’s headquarters
From biographies to technical studies and step-by-step guides, here are 10 books that you should look for in the next few months. Of course, we think you can learn a lot online. But, if you’re looking
Miles Redd uses rich hues and exotic details. This is decorating with a capital D. Miles Redd transforms a small, two-rooms-per-floor townhouse in Brooklyn into with rich color, exotic accents, and gorgeous
“The menu you love, plus so much more,” goes the commercial in McDonald’s site. But judging from the company’s sales in recent years, consumers do not seem to express that love by heading to McDonald’s
So we set out to find the companies — specifically in fashion retail — where employees love coming to work every day. We asked Glassdoor.com to help us review hundreds of employee ratings to identify best
Victoria's Secret taped its fashion show this week, and as usual, there was a large segment dedicated to teens. But the models who wear the brand's Pink line are costumed differently from the grown-ups.
Automakers have been trying for years to make car interiors as sustainable as possible, focusing on renewable and recyclable materials — and trying to make the “green” stuff as durable, comfortable and
Increasingly, brands are marketing themselves via short-form social media. This story appears in the December 2013 issue of . Subscribe » Marketing The new word in content marketing is small. Increasingly,