J C Penney Company Inc (JCP.N)
Aug 9 J.C. Penney Co Inc will stock more
baby products at outlets in the vicinity of stores shut by
Babies 'R' Us', taking advantage of the recent collapse of
parent Toys 'R' Us.
July 9 Lowe's Cos Inc said on Monday it
would eliminate four senior positions including chief operating
officer, as new Chief Executive Officer Marvin Ellison shakes up
the top deck at the home improvement chain.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 29 As Toys "R" Us Inc stores
across the United States marked their final day in business on
Friday, the bankrupt toy retailer posted a farewell message to
customers on its website next to an image of its iconic Geoffrey
the Giraffe mascot thanking them and urging them to "Play on!"
June 4 Starbucks Corp
Executive Chairman Howard Schultz is stepping down, effective
June 26, the world's biggest coffee chain said on Monday,
fueling speculation that the outspoken, liberal-leaning
executive will make a U.S. presidential bid.
May 23 Lowe's shares rose 10 percent on
Wednesday as billionaire hedge fund manager Bill Ackman was
reported to be the second major investor to reveal a $1 billion
stake in the home improvement retailer.
May 23 U.S. home improvement retailer Lowe's
Companies Inc missed analysts' forecasts for quarterly
same-store sales on Wednesday as an uncharacteristically long
winter hit demand.
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May 22 Apparel retailer Urban Outfitters Inc
reported first-quarter profit and sales on Tuesday that
handily beat analysts' estimates, driven by strong spending at
its stores despite a longer-than-usual winter season.
May 22 J.C. Penney's Chief Executive
Officer Marvin Ellison is leaving the struggling retailer to
join home improvement chain Lowe's Cos Inc, the
companies said on Tuesday, sending shares in the U.S. department
store chain down as much as 8 percent to an all-time low.
May 22 Kohl's Corp warned of slower
same-store sales growth in the second half of the year on
Tuesday, overshadowing first-quarter profit and revenue that
beat analysts' estimates, sending its shares down more than 7