Penney Takes A Clip: Coupon Cut Kills

So maybe JCPenney shoppers don’t hate coupons after all.
New CEO Ron Johnson — who aggressively revamped the chain’s pricing strategy this spring with the idea that customers were annoyed by coupons — admitted yesterday that he may have miscalculated.
“Our first 90 days were tougher than expected,” Johnson told...

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