Lowe's taps J.C. Penney CEO to take helm

Marvin Ellison has resigned his CEO role at J.C. Penney to take the helm as Lowe's CEO. He is replacing Robert Niblock who resigned earlier this year after 13 years in the CEO role for the home improvement retailer, according...

JC Penney cuts jobs, misses earnings predictions

Struggling retailer J.C. Penney has chopped about 360 jobs in a cost-savings effort and missed industry predictions regarding earnings. The news, according to USA Today, sent shares downward.

JC Penney takes a starring role in 'Project Runway' show

JC Penney is the newest star on the television show, "Project Runway," and will feature exclusive merchandise on the series as well as an episode called "Project Runway All Stars." The news follows the move by JC Penney to bring...

JCPenney launching new toy shops in stores and online

New toy shops are coming to JCPenney shoppers whether they're browsing brick-and-mortar locations or jumping online to shop. The toy shops will feature big name brands including Mattel and Hasbro, according to a Dallas Business Journal report. The in-store stores...

J.C. Penney targeting college living furnishings to drive sales

J.C. Penney is hoping a full-throttle focus on college kids' desire for furnishings will help spur sales though it's going to be a challenge given hefty competition. The retailer is launching 500 'dorm shops' within stores, highlighting everything a college...

Longtime J.C. Penney leader taking leave after nearly four decades

Executive who was part of rebound strategy will leave come April

U.S. retailer sued by British retailer for product design infringement

Burberry claims J.C. Penney is using its check design illegally.

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