J.C. Penney CEO Ron Johnson has spent the past several months trying to persuade investors that his transformation of the struggling retailer was the equivalent of Steve Jobs’ efforts to turn around Apple a decade ago.
In remaking Penney, CEO making a mess
Analysis » Former Apple exec missing mark in emulating Steve Jobs.
By ANDREW ROSS SORKIN
| The New York Times
First Published Nov 17 2012 01:01 am • Last Updated Mar 06 2013 11:33 pm
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The retailer operates more than 1,100 department stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico, including nine in Utah, where it also has an accounting center and a distribution center that collectively employ 1,500 people.
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