JCPenney Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at JCPenney

Massive layoffs

Rumor has it in Plano Corp offices another massive layoff us about to happen in Corp offices and supply chains. More stores to close than reported... looking to restructure.

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Post ID: @ZHBtPWW

When's the next layoff and how many stores?

So as we all know, JCP announced another bad quarter. Stock is once again below $1 and I'd say it will likely stay that way. Closings are being predicted this year, with a possible 100 stores to be closed. Do you all think we are going to see those... —  read more 

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Post ID: @ZeZ3Mcs

JCPenney will not be around in a few years

My store is a constant mess, store managers are shuffled around like crazy. Plus hours continue to be cut, and home often time is closed and has nobody even scheduled. I really don't see this company around in a few more years. Couldn't agree more... —  read more 

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Post ID: @YQk40Gx

Sales keep going down

My store is seeing the drop on monthly bases - which has me really worried. Are other locations experiencing anything similar? Should I be worried about being closed?

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Post ID: @YItv31J

News from .com warehouse world

Employed at JCP Logistics facility for Internet orders, not a store. Recent news has everyone baffled and angry. We were running 3 shifts a day, 3rd shift being quite small. They are going to ONE SHIFT ONLY, everyone on 1st shift, 10 hour days, 4... —  read more 

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Post ID: @YDbLt1I

When will it end?

When can we hope to be able to read JCPenney related news without fearing we'll learn about more closing stores? They just keep adding and adding... Now the latest news is that dozens more stores could be on the chopping block. How are we supposed to... —  read more 

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Post ID: @YoRVb65

Finally - list of 27 closing stores

We finally have a list of all stores JCPenney is planing to close this year (unless they decide to add more, of course.) It's 18 department stores and 9 home and furniture stores. List is here:... —  read more 

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Post ID: @YhGPm1z

Hired as a Major Appliance Supervisor in 2016

In my short time with Jcpenney , the store gave no support towards the appliance department. Never being a real supervisor asking for keys so I could help out associates. Feeling like on a deserted island management not even taking an interest in... —  read more 

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Post ID: @Yea2EeO

JC Penney Brunswick store closing

From what I gather, this is one of the eighteen previously announced but unnamed stores. Is there any chance there is a place where we can see how many of the eighteen have been named so far and where they are? I really can't understand why they... —  read more 

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Post ID: @YbUsSXR

Store looks much better

Im a former sales mgr. i will say the store i visted this week looks 100 percent better than just two months ago. much less product EVERYWHERE. Still a lot of clearance .. but you could actually see the merchandise and newness and less like a... —  read more 

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Post ID: @Yb1ff0a

Sikeston store closing

Don't know about other stores, but J.C. Penney in Sikeston will be no more in a few months. The worst part? The store really wasn't doing that badly. Or maybe I'm just being biased since my sister works there. This is really a punch in the gut for... —  read more 

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Post ID: @XVBQMKR

Any layoffs on the horizon?

It's been too quiet lately when it comes to layoffs, so I can't decide if that is a good thing or just the calm before the storm. Has there been any news on more layoffs at JCPenney any time soon? Anything on more store closings? I'd really... —  read more 

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Post ID: @XKMG35x

Store closings announced

Courtesy of our new CEO, we are starting the year with store closings. Only three have been announced so far, but he is planning to announce more next month. Great present from our new boss, right?... —  read more 

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Post ID: @X29oOV0

JCP closures

JCP keeps closing stores not sure what can help them

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Post ID: @VT3r50s

Fix Operations / Freight

Why are we touching Freight 3 or 4 times? Its touched at the DC and put in boxes randomly and placed randomly on pallets. We then unwrap the random pallets, sort the random boxes, sort to go to the floor and finally put to the floor ! Other major... —  read more 

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Post ID: @VfRTyts

Way too much inventory still

RTV and sell the lot ! No one wants the bad merch we have gotten in the past two years and we have too much of it. 100's if plaid st John bay from q 4 and I'm sure more is on the way for this season. Our stores look a mess and are practically... —  read more 

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Post ID: @VfzQvqV

We're nearing the end

If you doubt that JCPenney is nearing its end sometime soonish, read this. When we get compared to Sears, you better believe it things are going to go from bad to worse really soon... —  read more 

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Post ID: @UREzOhH

Edit products before we add

Our stores are a cluttered mess. Too many fixtures and no room to shop. Now we are adding more baby and toddler goods. We carry too many styles of everything. We no longer have the staffing to merchandise and recover 20 styles of Mens dress shirts... —  read more 

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Post ID: @UzXsmTd

What's going on with JCPenney Home Stores?

Seriously, it's like I read about another one closing every week, if not day. The latest one is in Evansville. My husband works at one of them so this is starting to get me very nervous. Hopefully it's not as bad as it seems to me right now, but I... —  read more 

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Post ID: @TNPVsGD

JC Penney Home Store in Clive closing

Despite the closings, I think we are still doing better than a lot of retailers out there. The JC Penney Home Store in the Westridge Shopping Center, 10201 University Ave. in Clive, will close June 30, the company said... —  read more 

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Worse Job Ever

I worked at a higher volume store for a year as a sales supervisor. It was the most frustrating, chaotic year of my life. Horrible scheduling for the associate and management. Unrealistically short staffing, and expecting 4 closing associates to... —  read more 

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Post ID: @TwEgFGy

Jcpenney new layoffs

JcPenney just laid off hundreds of their Custom Windows team including dispatchers and coordinators

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Post ID: @TvVJPCN

Restructuring

I've read in several places now that JCPenney might be looking at another restructuring due to the major drop in price. I really hope this does not turn out to be the case, as we all know that restructuring means major layoffs. We already know some... —  read more 

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Post ID: @Tl36MbG

Good riddance

I know that our stock is down because of it, but I'm frankly glad to see Ellison gone. We can easily recover from this temporary slump in share price if the new CEO is somebody capable who is actually able to turn around JCPenney, unlike his or her... —  read more 

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Post ID: @TiHYj8d

Things not looking good

When everybody is predicting drop in sales and earnings for the quarterly results, you know things are not getting better at JCPenney. I predect more layoffs in very near future... —  read more 

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Post ID: @TbxhR0f

One more JCPenney store closing

And the dominoes keep falling. The latest one is JCPenney Home store in Peoria which is being consolidated into the JCPenney store at Arrowhead Towne Center. I hope the employees get a chance to move there as well, but I highly doubt it... —  read more 

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Post ID: @T5mtGeK

JCPenney incoming June layoffs

This is not a surprise as everybody knew what was coming after the sale of the building, but in case somebody missed it, here it is. J.C. Penney Co. Inc. has informed state of Wisconsin officials that layoffs of more than 520 employees at its massive... —  read more 

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Post ID: @Ssvh1jy

Major layoffs at home office

As part of ongoing efforts to manage expenses, simplify operations and streamline workload in support of the Company`s long-term growth and profitability, approximately 130 Home Office positions were eliminated across various departments... —  read more 

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Post ID: @RZyKuec

List of JC Penney closing stores for 2018

As somebody predicted, more store closings were announced today. These are the stores that will be closed sometime this year (so far): South County Center in St. Louis, MO Garden State Plaza in Paramus, NJ Sandburg Mall in Galesburg, IL Viking Plaza... —  read more 

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Post ID: @RKbbFLb

JCPenney layoffs February 2018

This is really not good. It's not only that the stores are being closed, now JCPenney is closing its distribution and customer care center as well. Nearly 700 people in Wauwatosa will be out of a job by the end of summer. I think it's only a matter... —  read more 

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Post ID: @RJb53Fd

Another store closure

JCPenney to close its Galesburg, IL location. http://wqad.com/2018/01/19/galesburgs-sandburg-mall-braces-for-change-with-pending-jcpenney-closure/ —  read more 

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Post ID: @RkNrpAe

So much for improving

I was hoping we were on the way to recovery, but I guess I was wrong. It looks like JCPenney is on the death watch for this year together with Sears and Toys R Us. Dust off your resumes, everybody... —  read more 

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Post ID: @R3eYDOl

Another day, another store gone

JCPenney is closing Hampton Village store in St. Louis. Sad end for a store that has stood there for nearly seven decades. I feel for 45 people who will be laid off as a result of this. This store is outside the already announced 138 stores, which... —  read more 

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Post ID: @QRfFi1j

Different company

I used to like working here. I truly did. But things have changed so much in the past several years that this became a completely different company. Scheduling s---s, plain and simple. Whether you are available or not, if the store thinks they need... —  read more 

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Post ID: @QwyjR7V

enough with credit card apps!

i'm sick and tired of being required to harass our customers into submitting credit card applications... not everybody wants it, we are antagonizing them into not returning if we continue on like this... i especially don't appreciate being threatened... —  read more 

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Post ID: @QtGEvag

Worst job ever

Got out after a year, but this was by far the worst job I ever had. Management's among the worse I've ever seen. Management at the store's completely unprofessional. The way they dress, bully employees, yell at staff with customers around... Those... —  read more 

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