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6501 Legacy Drive

Plano, TX 75024

United States

Phone: 972-431-1000


J. C. Penney Company, Inc., through its subsidiary, J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc., operates department stores in the United States. The company operated 1,021 department stores in 49 states and Puerto Rico as of January 31, 2016. The company’s business consists of selling merchandise and services to consumers through its department stores and its Website at, which utilizes fully optimized applications for desktop, mobile, and tablet devices. The company sells family apparel and footwear, accessories, fine and fashion jewelry, beauty products through Sephora inside JCPenney and home furnishings. In addition, its department stores provide its customers with services, such as styling salon, optical, portrait photography, and custom decorating. Trademarks The JCPenney, JCP, Liz Claiborne, Claiborne, Okie Dokie, Worthington, a.n.a, St. John’s Bay, The Original Arizona Jean Company, Ambrielle, Decree, Stafford, J. Ferrar, Xersion, Belle + Sky, Total Girl, monet, JCPenney Home, Studio JCP Home, Home Collection by JCPenney, Made for Life, The Boutique Plus, Stylus, Sleep Chic, Home Expressions and Cooks JCPenney Home trademarks, as well as certain other trademarks, have been registered, or are the subject of pending trademark applications with the United States Patent and Trademark Office and with the registries of many foreign countries and/or are protected by common law. The company considers its marks and the accompanying name recognition to be valuable to its business History J. C. Penney Company, Inc. was founded in 1902 by James Cash Penney. The company was incorporated in Delaware in 2002.


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