Tagged: j.c. penney

The Price Is Right (Gwen Moritz Editor's note)

by Gwen Moritz 6/3/2013 12:00 am

What makes some products irreplaceable in the mind of the consumer? Why can some products command a higher price than the other brands on the same shelf? And how much higher can the price be before it backfires?

The JC Penney Debacle: Consumers Win (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

by Craig Douglass 6/3/2013 12:00 am

After losing 25 percent of its overall business in 2012, and posting a first-quarter sales drop of 16 percent over the same period last year, the J.C. Penney board brought to an end CEO Ron Johnson's 17-month tenure and his revamped pricing strategy.

New Shopping Center Planned for Benton

by George Waldon 11/14/2012 11:07 am

A proposed 516,000-SF retail center is on the drawing board for the south side of Benton.