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Encyclopedia > JC Penney (store)
J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc
Type Public
Slogan It's All Inside
Founded 1902
Location Plano, Texas
Key people Myron E. Ullman III, CEO & Director
Employees 147,000
Products Retail
Web site www.jcpenney.com

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP (http://www.nyse.com/about/listed/lcddata.html?ticker=JCP)) is a department store chain based in the Dallas, Texas suburb of Plano. The original name for the store was the Golden Rule Store, but was changed to J. C. Penny in 1912.

The chain was founded in 1902 by James Cash Penney, commonly known as J.C. Penney. The mother store is located in Kemmerer, Wyoming.

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J.C. Penney - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (531 words)
Penney Corporation, Inc (NYSE: JCP; most commonly known today by the name JCPenney or simply Penney's) is a mid-range chain of American department stores based in Plano, Texas, a suburb of Dallas.
J.C. Penney was founded in 1902 by James Cash Penney and William Henry McManus.
J.C. Penney's biggest store in the world is located at the Plaza Las Americas mall in Puerto Rico.
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