J.C. Penney

These retailers are getting killed by online shopping

As seen this holiday season, despite strong efforts from traditional retailers, shoppers are increasingly headed online. Big-name retailers have felt the effect in their same-store sales and earnings outlooks. Target says holiday sales in stores dived 3%, while sales online rose more than 30%. J.C. …

Retail

JCPenney Takes a Bet on Nike Amid Department Store Struggles

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. has enlisted the help of athletic giant Nike Inc. in a bid to boost growth by ramping up its presence in the hottest category in …

Retail

JC Penney: Splat! - Stocks to Watch

By Ben Levisohn<p>By now, we all know retailers are facing a tough time. More and more, people are choosing to shop online, putting sales under pressure …

Business

J.C. Penney Company: Looks Like Easy Money

J.C. Penney is undervalued at current share prices.<p>Historic valuations best exhibit this notion.<p>J.C. Penney presents a better buying opportunity than …

Investing

An entire shopping mall just sold for $100

Want a sign of how bad retail has gotten? Check out the astonishing price an entire mall just sold for in auction.<p>Wells Fargo Bank won the bid for …

Investing

J.C. Penney bringing Nike shops to 600-plus stores

Dive Brief:<p>Shares in J.C. Penney popped 3.7% on Tuesday after the discount department store retailer announced it’s adding new 500-square-foot Nike …

Nike

J.C. Penney Doubles Down on Nike as Kohl’s Gets Set for Under Armour

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Here's why JC Penney's turnaround is in trouble

During 2014 and 2015, troubled department store operator <b>J.C. Penney</b> made big strides to get back on its feet. After burning more than $2.7 billion of cash in 2013, J.C. Penney has rebounded to generate positive free cash flow since 2014.<p>J.C. Penney's earnings recovery has been supported by deep …

Markets

Target's Poor Holiday Sales Signal Retail's Widespread Woes, The Enemy Within

When Macy’s, J.C. Penney and Kohl’s reported disappointing holiday results, some tried to spin it as a department store problem.<p>Now here comes discounter Target, which posted an eyebrow raising sales decline for the make-or-break selling period: November and December comp-store sales fell …

Business

J.C. Penney to open Nike outlets in more than 600 stores

Department store operator J.C. Penney Co Inc said on Tuesday it would open Nike Inc outlets in more than 600 of its stores to tap into the high demand for activewear and athletic shoes.<p>The new Nike outlets, which will occupy 500 square feet of space within the men's department, will feature "pumped …

Markets

JCPenney looks to recreate success of Sephora shops with Nike

To power through a period of disappointing sales, JCPenney is hoping another smart store-within-a-store play will boost the department store.<p>The …

Retail

J.C. Penney's Turnaround Grinds to a Halt

Image source: Mike Mozart/Flickr.<p>A comeback for beleaguered department store <b>J.C. Penney</b> (NYSE: JCP) was always a long shot. Since sales collapsed in 2012 due to disastrous changes made as part of an effort to revitalize the brand, the company has slowly crawled back from the abyss. Comparable sales …

Investing

How Penney Reached a Landmark Deal for Its Headquarters

J.C. Penney Co.’s decision to sell its Plano, Texas, headquarters attracted interest from investors from all over the world, but the group that walked away with the prize was a local all-star team.<p>Dallas investor Sam Ware led a group of Texas billionaires that won the contest with a bid valued at …

21st Century

JCPenney Adding Nike Stores Inside 600 Locations

In their attempts to draw in customers and become more of a one-stop-shop, struggling department stores across the country have entered into …

Retail

Even Nordstrom Can't Escape the Spreading Retail Plague

<b>Nordstrom</b>seems to be just another bricks-and-mortar retailer struggling for survival. Shares of the luxury retailer<b></b> were downgraded to a "hold" from …

Markets

Biz worthy: Trump sways dollar, U.S. plans for GM, Wal-Mart, TXU is buzz-worthy | Economy

Wal-Mart, too, is adding jobs in the United States and making sure we and a certain new White House resident is keeping track, according to the …

Markets

Nike shops to open inside JCPenney

Shoppers visiting JCPenney will now be able to also stop through Nike without walking out the door.<p>JCPenney announced Tuesday that it is featuring designated Nike shops within over 600 of its stores.<p>The 500 square—foot areas are located within JCPenney mens' departments. They will welcome customers …

Nike

JC Penney shares jump after announcing Nike partnership

Shares of J.C. Penney spiked on Tuesday after the department store announced that it would add Nike shops in 600 of its stores.<p>Shares of the retailer …

Markets

J.C. Penney adds Nike in-store shops

J.C. Penney (JCP +3.3%) announces it added Nike (NKE +1.5%) shops in 600 of its stores.<p>The new brand shops will include an expanded assortment of …

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Traditional retailers are using a trick to make same-store sales look better

It was a rough 2016 holiday season for brick-and-mortar retailers. Department store shares got thumped last week after <b>Macy's</b> and <b>Kohl's</b> both lowered their full-year earnings guidance and said their comparable-stores sales dropped. Those two stocks fell by double digits.<p><b>J.C. Penney</b> followed on …

Retail

Penney Sets Trend in Reviving Suburban Corporate Campuses

J.C. Penney Co. hasn’t been known lately for retail innovation, but it has been a trailblazer when it comes to real estate.<p>Back in 1992, the department-store chain was among the first of big corporations to move its headquarters to a pastoral campus in the suburbs from the office canyons of a major …

Urban Design

J.C. Penney makes a bigger Nike statement while Kohl's readies Under Armour | Retail

J.C. Penney is making a big Nike statement in its stores and online while Kohl’s is preparing to add Under Armour to its athletic and fitness apparel …

Nike

Macy's: What To Expect From The Incoming CEO

Much attention was paid to the leadership change at Starbucks. On the contrary, the passing of baton at Macy's was muted.<p>I researched into incoming …

Business

JCPenney Reward Card $50 – giftcards

$50.00<p>JCPenney, a single of America’s main suppliers, operates extra than 1000 section retailers through the US and PR. JCPenney delivers a extensive …

Who Wouldn't Want A Bra That Feels "Like Being Naked, But Better?"

<i>You never want something until you can't have it. So, each week in The Sell-Out, we're getting the scoop from your favorite retailers on what's selling like crazy. Watch this space to find out what everyone's buying, sign up for wait lists, and keep tabs on restocks.</i><p>The best bras are the ones that …

Clothing

Ominous prediction says JCPenney could close 30% of its stores within 2 years

JCPenney could close up to 30% of its stores, or roughly 300 of its more than 1,000 locations, within the next two years, according to a Cowen & Co. report.<p>The department-store chain has largely avoided mass store closings in recent years, but the rise of e-commerce is now forcing the company to …

Business

JC Penney gears up for closures as department stores sales continue to deteriorate

It's starting to look like J.C. Penney will be the next department store chain to put its physical footprint under the shrink ray.<p>Just one week after …

Markets

As department stores exit, mall makeovers begin

As big-name retailers prepare to close hundreds of stores this year, many traditional shopping malls and the communities where they reside face a disturbing dilemma: What to do with all that empty space?<p>For healthier malls, it may come down to cutting deals with new types of retail tenants. But for …

Real Estate

Are You a Change Leader?

by Daniel Lock<p><b>The power is in the engine, but the wheel is in the bridge.</b><p>When Lou Gerstner took over as CEO of IBM in 1993, he took the reins of an …

Innovation

Longmont JCPenney to deal with campers in parking lot

Parked in front of the Longmont JCPenney on Wedneday morning, Sam Wells warmed his hands close to the blue flames of his camper's small stove top, …

Campers