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  • proper n. Nickname for JCPenney.


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  • Getty Images Ron Johnson Mr. Johnson, 52, credited with building Apple's ground-breaking retail business, will join Penney's board on Aug. 1 and start as CEO on Nov. 1.

    Penney Fixes Handoff Date

  • More Earlier: Penney Picks Boss From Apple Penney now says it will limit the transition period to the three months that align with the critical fourth quarter holiday sales period, which last year accounted for nearly a third of Penney's annual sales.

    Penney Fixes Handoff Date

  • "Ron and Mike both believe it would help the transition to have a short period during which they will work together to lead the company," J.C. Penney's lead director Thomas J. Engibous said in a statement.

    Penney Fixes Handoff Date

  • The three-month transition period, laid out Monday, comes after questions were raised last week about Penney's plans for the handoff, which included leaving a high number of usual CEO responsibilities under Mr. Ullman as executive chairman for an indefinite period.

    Penney Fixes Handoff Date

  • The original division of labor came as a surprise to activist investors on Penney's board.

    Penney Fixes Handoff Date

  • Bloomberg News Penney's Mike Ullman will shift all duties to Ron Jonson on Feb. 1 The Wall Street Journal reported Friday that management experts described the initial plan for the sharing of duties as unusual and said the arrangement risked confusion in the department store's executive ranks about who was in charge.

    Penney Fixes Handoff Date

  • Ms. Mayer: When I was growing up I knew one computer scientist, who worked at J.C. Penney's catalog system.

    Tech Executives See Paths for Women, Especially Geeks

  • But she still brought a little danger to The Gray Lady, causing a minor furor with a scathing review of JC Penney's New York outpost.

    Fear And Clothing: Cintra Wilson's Fierce Fashion Prowess

  • On jcp. com/fans, which is a sub-site of sponsor J.C. Penney's site, fans can post videos as well as vote for candidates.

    'Inside Call' continues Fox's made-for-online TV

  • The outlook for the 630,000-square-foot development—which would accomplish Wal-Mart's longtime goal of opening a location in the city—was boosted by J.C. Penney's strong interest.

    Talks Intensify for Wal-Mart Lease


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