The Predator drone, known for its stealthy strikes on terrorists, will begin flight tests early next year to prove large unmanned aircraft are safe while operating amid commercial planes.
J.C. Penney Co. Chief Executive Officer Ron Johnson today laid out his plans to revive the retailer, starting with an overhaul of pricing and store layouts.
Target Corp., the second-largest U.S. discount retailer, posted third-quarter profit that topped analysts’ estimates as it sold more higher-margin items and reduced costs.
J.C. Penney Co. Chief Executive Officer Ron Johnson, who took over this month after running Apple Inc.’s retail operations, is reviewing products, pricing and promotional strategies to help revive sales.
J.C. Penney Co., the department-store chain seeking to rebound from its worst sales year in more than two decades, hired Debra Berman from Kraft Foods Group Inc. as senior vice president of marketing.
J.C. Penney Co. has parted ways with another top marketing executive as declining sales threaten Chief Executive Officer Ron Johnson’s overhaul of the department-store chain.
The Web has made a retailer’s job hard enough with smarter shoppers skipping trips to the mall to order from home. Add hiring executives who understand this world to the list of challenges.
"No one said it was going to be easy."
- Michael Francis on Jan 25, 2012