Monthly Archives: April 2013

The Strange Case of Ron Johnson and JCPenney

What exactly just happened at JCPenney? Background: In November 2011, JCPenney fired its CEO and poached the redoubtable Ron Johnson away from Apple. Ron Johnson, the genius behind the Apple Store, proposed a visionary idea for JCPenney, remaking “Penney’s” into

The Strange Case of Ron Johnson and JCPenney

What exactly just happened at JCPenney? Background: In November 2011, JCPenney fired its CEO and poached the redoubtable Ron Johnson away from Apple. Ron Johnson, the genius behind the Apple Store, proposed a visionary idea for JCPenney, remaking “Penney’s” into