Tag Archives: Macy’s

The J.C. Penney Closeout

J.C. Penney has ousted CEO Ron Johnson and reinstated his predecessor, Myron “Mike” Ullman. “Disaster” and “debacle” are keywords tied to the retailer’s name (more about public relations in a moment.) J.C. Penney’s precipitous sales decline offers insight into several … Continue reading

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Black Friday Blackout

Black Friday 2012 is now history. The end of the day is easier to identify than the beginning as early store openings have crept into the previously sacrosanct Thanksgiving Thursday. My wife and daughters jumped into the fray. I stayed … Continue reading

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