NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shares of U.S. retailer J.C. Penney could double in price over the next three years, Barron's reported over the weekend. The report said the company had made substantial progress over the past year but remained under the radar. Show More Summary
When mom wanted “a nice picture” of us back in the late 80s and 90s we had to get all dressed up and sit for a portrait shoot at a department store like Sears or J.C. Penney, or a photo studio like Boyd Anderson. We put up with the dorky...Show More Summary
Jon Penney discusses his research on chilling effects, including chilling effects from DMCA takedowns and government surveillance. The paper on government surveillance and Wikipedia is here ; the abstract for the DMCA piece is here. http://tushnet.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default?alt=rss
If you’re in doubt about whether the US government’s various programs to spy on its citizens has made people more paranoid, this should clear things up. Jonathon Penney, a fellow at the University of Toronto’s interdisciplinary Citizen...Show More Summary
The company is making a smart move to win the battle for the large-size millennial customer, starting up an in-store shop called Boutique+ that will sell exclusive women's plus-size apparel.
J.C. Penney has been getting a lot of attention lately, thanks to a viral photo that interpreted the floral print on one of the retailer's skirts as a period stain. But Penney's is getting the final word in with a mic-dropping Twitter post. Show More Summary
I have been dying to break out my trench coat ever since I got it from JC Penney and finally wore it on our trip to Vermont. Ever since Audrey Hepburn immortalized this timeless piece by wearing it in Breakfast at Tiffany's, I have been...Show More Summary
If you love a comeback story, this one might be for you. It involves millennials, malls, Sephora and an insider purchase at JC Penney.
On November 11, 1985, Princess Diana visited the J.C. Penney in the Springfield, Virginia mall. Read more...
J.C.Penney has a serious challenge to produce better apparel sales in the current slow sales environment with apathetic consumer sentiment toward spending on the category. Like all fashion retailers, J.C.Penney is dependent on newness and fresh looks in order to achieve better sales momentum. I do not see it. Market [...]
Let's hope Jessica Casanova's prom date can find something at J.C. Penney to match a Badgley Mischka, because after a Twitter exchange, the teen just received Gina Rodriguez's Golden Globes dress in the mail. If you didn't already love the Jane the Virgin star (... wait, but WHY NOT?) you... More »
[ 15 April 2016 at 8:00 pm; ] With Ali Penney (keys, vocals), Dave Blanken (guitar), George Rigatos (guitar), Mike Rix (bass), Rosscoe Clarke (drums), it’s a dream team of musos that makes for an evening of sweet, but saucy sounds, informed by Penney’s husky vocal warmth and swag of sassy songs. They groove, grind and swing, with a bit of blues, a spattering of funk [...]
LOS ANGELES (NewS Satire) - "We are in the middle of an epidemic of Facepalm injuries," claims Dr. Herbert Penney of the Center for Disease Control. "The symptoms of Facepalm syndrome include a reddening of both the face and the palm, with a severe indentation in the face in extreme cases. Show More Summary
What do these 10 companies – Wal-Mart, Macy’s, Kohl’s, Sears, Target, Best Buy, Office Depot, K-Mart, J.C Penney, Gap – all have in common? Each one of them is closing down a slew of retail storefronts. The “talking heads” on CNBC want you to believe that brick-and-mortar woes are merely a...
Mayfly Paraleptophlebia prisca preserved in amber, from Penney & Jepsen (2014). Of all the media available for the preservation of fossils, none approaches perfection anywhere near as close as amber. There is little structural that amber does not preserve: external apperance, soft tissues, even cellular structure may potentially be examined. Show More Summary
Move over, Kris Jenner! It seems as though another stage parent may be making their presence known in Hollywood. While promoting JCPenney's new Get Your Penney's Worth campaign this week, Jerry O'Connell revealed that only one of his twins daughters is eager to follow in his acting footsteps. Related: Rebecca Flaunts Her Rockin' Beach Bod! The former child [...]
Kristin Chenoweth bundles up in a blue scarf while posing at the JC Penney Get Your Penney’s Worth Campaign Launch at Union Square on Tuesday (March 2) in New York City. The 47-year-old Broadway star is set to appear on Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live later that evening for the 1000th episode of the show, [...]
Nearly written off a few years ago, the venerable retail chain has made remarkable strides and may be poised for more
Whether or not he knows it, Amazon’s iconoclastic founder Jeff Bezos is channeling Nina Simone, while Gap CEO Art Peck should be soaking in a little J.J. Abrams. Here’s what the Academy Award nominees say about the retail industry. The Gap Needs A ‘Force Awakens’ Moment: Chronic style misses and management upheaval [...]