The new closures include a downtown store in Miami, Florida and a furniture store in Novato, California.
JCPenney said its comparable store sales for the combined nine-week period ending December 30 increased 3.4 percent over the same period past year. Macy's did not set an exact closing date.
At market open, Macy's shares reversed modest premarket gains, starting the day down 3.5 percent to $24.44.
Macy's also announced it will close another 11 stores early this year (part of a previously announced plan to eliminate 100 stores), cut jobs and streamline non-store functions, generating $300 million it will pump back into its business.
"While closing a store is always a hard decision because of the impact on our customers, our associates and the community, Macy's is delighted to have served this community over the years", Monica Gubrud, Macy's Media Relations Manager said in a statement.
"We're getting better and better at this because, as we've closed more stores, we've learned a lot about how to retain sales in other stores", CFO Karen Hoguet said on a call with analysts and investors, discussing the closures of 2017.
Ginsburg said DCI will work with the building's owners and the city to identify new uses for the prime piece of real estate next to Fountain Square.
Meantime, Macy's is testing smaller versions of its off-price concept, Macy's Backstage, inside some of its existing stores, which appeals to customers looking for more of a "treasure hunt" shopping experience.
But that won't keep the Cincinnati-based department store chain from reporting its 12th straight quarter of declining same-store sales. CEO Jeff Gennette says the company's focus has been expanding online, stabilizing its stores and laying the foundation for growth. Promotions were also less severe, he said, which should be helping profit margins. He said those conversations had already begun prior to Wednesday's announcement by the company.
The winning numbers drawn Friday night to claim the nation's 10th largest jackpot were 28-30-39-59-70-10. The Florida Lottery says the winning ticket was bought at a 7-Eleven convenience store in Port Richey.
Arizona is one of 21 states in the country reporting a high number of outpatient visits due to flu in the previous week, the U.S. Some county health directors decline to confirm flu-related deaths, per DHHS direction.
Iran's unemployment rate reached a three-year high of 12.7% in the second quarter of 2016, according to the World Bank. Pro-regime demonstrations denouncing the 2009 Green Movement leaders also may have provoked a political backlash.
After seeing Edmund's distress, Dimitrov immediately leaped over the net and sprinted to his aid, helping the Briton to his chair. At 4-4 in the third set, Edmund tumbled to the court, clutching his right ankle with both hands.
America's West Coast will get the best look at the blood moon as the eclipse begins at 2:51 a.m. and will last through 6 a.m. The peak of the shower was January 3, a waning full moon may interfere with observing these meteors, NASA stated.
Van Dyke's wife, Shirley , told the site he passed away Friday, two years after a debilitating vehicle accident injured them both. Nelson and Patricia Heaton are among the costars, friends and collaborators remembering Jerry Van Dyke today.
Tesla shares, despite paring some gains from a high of $385 in September, still trade at 46 percent above their price a year ago. Among the issues Tesla faced was its battery module assembly line at its Nevada Gigafactory, which required a redesign.
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Senate candidate Roy Moore seduced and molested her when she was 14. "But they need to be held responsible for their actions". Corfman said she has not received any compensation from The Post or any other source for disclosing her encounter with Moore.
Nevertheless, all the information about this awesome projector is anticipated to be revealed during its announcement at CES 2018 . Also there is the Auto Cord feature, allowing the cable to quickly wind up so that it makes moving the projector even easier.
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Deputy Commissioner Khalid Jehangir told news gathering agency GNS that two more bodies were recovered in the afternoon. The Chief Minister expressed sympathies with the bereaved families and prayed for solace to the departed souls.
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Brady And Belichick Respond To "Flat Out Inaccurate" ESPN Report
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There's Another Death from Flu in Oklahoma
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