J. C. Penney
3.0 of 5 1,642 reviews
www.jcpenney.com Plano, TX 5000+ Employees
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Retail
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Kohl's, Macy's

An old name in retailing, J. C. Penney has been busy reinventing itself to bring style to Middle America's department store shoppers. The company's chain of more than 1,100 JCPenney department stores in the US and Puerto Rico has found itself squeezed between upscale competitors and major discounters (Kohls, Target, Wal-Mart). There are 230-plus Sephora shops inside JCPenney locations, and specialty menswear is available at Foundry Big & Tall Supply stores. One of the nation's top catalog operators, Penney is exiting its legacy mail-order business and expanding its...More


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J. C. Penney Chief Executive Officer Mike Ullman

Mike Ullman

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Sales Associate

 Current Sales Associate in Monaca, PA

Pros: Very flexible scheduling, lots of recognition, excellent discount ( on friends and family days we get our 25 percent off plus additional 25 percent off coupon, great for back to school time!), fun co-workers, $2 cash for every time customer mentions… Full Review

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Sales Associate - Hourly

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Sales Manager

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Nashua, NH Reviewed 6 days ago New

Interview Details – I applied online, I heard back fairly quickly with a phone call from a really friendly woman in management who does the hiring there. She asked me about previous retail experience, what department I would want to work in and if I was applying for a part time or seasonal position. She told me she…Full Interview

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America's Top Corporations for Multicultural Business Opportunities, DiversityBusiness.com, 2012
Top 50 Companies for Diversity, DiversityInc, 2012

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