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All about that base?

When politicians start a campaign one of the first questions they ask is how they can appeal to the base. Mainstream candidates lock into the usual suspects for rally turnout and fund-raising. 216 more words

Customer Growth Strategy

JCPenney Executive Accidentally E-Mails Sales Figures To Stock Analyst

Here’s a bit of cheery news about a venerable American retailer: JCPenney’s comparable store sales as calculated so far for the first quarter were up 6% over last year. 216 more words

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J.C. Penney e-mail misfire shows sales are humming along

In terms of e-mail snafus, J.C. Penney could do worse.

After a senior executive this week inadvertently sent an e-mail to a securities analyst that contained non-public information regarding the company’s sales results, the department store chain on Tuesday had to put out a regulatory filing saying comparable sales were up 6% so far this quarter, which started in early February, suggesting the retailer did great business over Easter and has seen a strong start to the spring season. 185 more words

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New York AG questions 13 retailers over staffing practice

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has written to 13 retailers, including Gap and Target , questioning them about “on-call shifts,” a staffing practice under which workers find out just hours before their shift whether or not they need to go in to work. 319 more words

Finance

Spring Style and Sunshine Yellow

It’s finally been warm enough for me to break out some of my spring clothes! I was so excited to wear a lot of these items, as I have been collecting them for the past few months. 141 more words

Style

The problem with saying "no"

During the past 25 years Sears had at least three opportunities to transform itself by entering the home improvement warehouse business (I worked on two of them). 364 more words

Being Remarkable

Keene Police Seek Help With Theft

On March 11th, 2015 at 1715HRS an adult female subject was involved in a theft at JC Penny (West Street, Keene) and when confronted by store security, used force to flee the scene. 96 more words

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