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Sep 26, 2014, 14:13 ET Mes de la Hispanidad inspira liderazgo, empoderamiento, sentido comunitario

(NU) - Al celebrar el Mes Nacional de la Herencia Hispana, temas inspiradores tales como el liderazgo, el empoderamiento y el sentido comunitario...


Nov 27, 2012, 07:00 ET jcpenney Launches Nationwide Holiday Giving Tour

jcpenney today announced the launch of its nationwide Holiday Giving Tour. Beginning on #GivingTuesday on Nov. 27, the retailer will embark on a...


Oct 23, 2012, 08:00 ET jcpenney Offers Free Family Photos All November

With a hectic holiday season quickly approaching, jcp portraits at jcpenney is taking the stress out of capturing the perfect family photo by...


Sep 25, 2012, 13:47 ET jcpenney Customers Invited To Join Company's Support Of The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®

As part of its charitable giving program, jcp cares, jcpenney is supporting The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, an organization committed to...


Aug 30, 2012, 14:14 ET jcpenney Invites Customers to Join its Support of Teach for America

 As part of its charitable giving program, jcp cares, jcpenney is supporting Teach For America, an organization committed to developing...


Jul 31, 2012, 07:00 ET jcpenney Unveils First Shops Just In Time For Back-To-School

 Before classes go into session, jcpenney (NYSE: JCP) is helping students start the school year in style with an affordable array of this...


Jul 18, 2012, 10:00 ET Fashion Expert Nina Garcia Brings Her Style Voice to jcpenney

jcpenney today announced a new partnership with Nina Garcia, Fashion Director of Marie Claire magazine, judge of Lifetime's fashion reality...


Jul 02, 2012, 16:01 ET jcpenney Launches New Charitable Giving Program 'jcp cares'

As jcpenney sets its sights on becoming America's favorite store, the Company has launched jcp cares, a new charitable giving program. Through jcp...


Jun 18, 2012, 16:19 ET jcpenney Announces Departure of Michael Francis

 J. C. Penney Company, Inc. ("jcpenney") (NYSE: JCP) today announced that Michael Francis will be leaving the Company, effective...


Apr 26, 2012, 13:00 ET jcpenney Announces Expansion of Its Leadership Team

 Key to its vision of becoming America's favorite store, J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) today announced the appointment of several...


Apr 11, 2012, 10:49 ET jcpenney Announces Departure of Michael Dastugue

 J. C. Penney Company, Inc. ("jcpenney") (NYSE: JCP) today announced that Michael Dastugue will be leaving the Company, effective April 13....


Nov 08, 2011, 09:47 ET jcpenney Inspires Black Friday Shoppers to be the Best Santa Ever

Reinforcing its position as a key destination for Black Friday shopping, jcpenney is bolstering its sales event this year with over 500 Doorbuster...


Nov 02, 2011, 09:06 ET jcpenney Launches Enhanced Angel Giving Tree Online for Christmas

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) and The Salvation Army launched today a new season of the Angel Giving Tree Online to provide much needed...


Oct 20, 2011, 17:47 ET jcpenney and IAVA Honor Over 6,000 Returning Vets With New Apparel

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), the nation's first and largest non-profit,...


Jul 21, 2011, 16:11 ET jcpenney Demonstrates the Power of a Penny to Support Local Youth

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) today announced that it is launching an inspiring new philanthropic initiative that invites customers in...


Jul 21, 2011, 08:30 ET jcpenney Gets Kids Closer to the Action With Dew Tour Sponsorship

As a returning sponsor of the Dew Tour for 2011, jcpenney is getting kids closer to the excitement of action sports and giving them up close and...


Jul 20, 2011, 14:46 ET Teens Create a "Haul Nation" This Back-to-School Season With jcpenney

jcpenney, America's shopping destination for great style at compelling prices, today announced "Haul Nation," an integrated marketing program...


Jul 14, 2011, 08:30 ET jcpenney's Fashionable Brand Assortment Attracts Teens and Tweens to Discover Great Style at Compelling Prices

jcpenney, America's destination for great Back-to-School style at compelling prices, invites customers to discover the latest trends in fashion,...


May 19, 2011, 11:48 ET jcpenney Bolsters Environmental Commitment by Increasing ENERGY STAR Certifications to 400 Stores

To support its Company-wide goal to reduce facility energy use 20 percent by 2015, J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) today announced that it...


May 11, 2011, 16:04 ET jcpenney Designer Takes Top Honors at DIFFA/Dallas Gala

Reinforcing jcpenney's style authority, Geoffrey Henning, jcpenney's divisional vice president of design, took home the coveted Excellence in...


Mar 23, 2011, 08:30 ET jcpenney Ranked No. 1 Retailer for Diversity by DiversityInc

jcpenney, one of America's favorite shopping destinations, has recently been named the No. 1 retailer on DiversityInc's annual ranking of "Top 50...


Mar 11, 2011, 10:58 ET jcpenney Helps Teens in Need Rock Their Prom

As America's leading shopping destination for prom, jcpenney is helping teens in need by urging its customers to donate their gently worn prom...


Feb 24, 2011, 16:00 ET jcpenney Shows Customers How 'We Make it Affordable, You Make it Yours'

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) today announced the launch of its 2011 spring marketing campaign, aimed at showcasing jcpenney as...


Feb 11, 2011, 18:29 ET JCPenney Sponsors 500 FIRST® Robotics Teams Nationwide

As the leading corporate advocate for positive afterschool programs, JCPenney is increasing its support of FIRST® (For Inspiration and...


Feb 10, 2011, 15:20 ET JCPenney Expands In-Store Digital Experience

In keeping with its commitment to giving customers the very best selection and shopping experience, J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) has...