Author: Andy Polk

J. C. Penney Company Inc. announced that Shawn Gensch has been named executive vice president, chief customer officer, effective June 3, reporting directly to Jill Soltau, chief executive officer....

The TJX Companies Inc. reported first-quarter earnings that beat expectations and raised its outlook.Net sales for the first quarter of fiscal 2020 increased 7 percent to $9.3 billion, exceeding Wall Street’s consensus estimate of $9.22 billion....

Urban Outfitters Inc. reported earnings in the first quarter declined 21,0 percent to $32.6 million, or 31 cents a share as gross margins were hurt by underperforming women’s apparel at the Anthropologie and Urban Outfitters brands. Earnings surpassed Wall Street’s target of 26 cents....