J. C. Penney Company Inc., known as JCPenney (JCP and Penney's for short), is a chain of American mid-range department stores based in Plano, Texas. The company operates 1,107 department stores in all 50 U.S. states and Puerto Rico, and previously operated a catalog business and several discount outlets. In addition to selling conventional merchandise, JCPenney stores often house several leased departments such as Sephora, Seattle's Best Coffee, salons, optical centers, portrait studios, and jewelry repair. Source: Wikipedia

Company info

Industry Retail
Company Founders James Cash PenneyWilliam Henry McManus
Company Size 10,001+ employees
Company Revenue $ 12.985 billion (FY 2013)