Mitchell J.C. Penney store is closing
Friday, March 17, 2017
J.C. Penney has announced the Mitchell store is among stores nationwide scheduled for closure. The Pierre, Watertown and Yankton stores are closing as well.
J. C. Penney Company, Inc. has announced it’s implementing a plan to optimize its national retail operations as part of the Company’s successful return to profitability. Under the plan, the Company expects to close two distribution facilities and approximately 130 - 140 stores over the next few months, including Pierre. Corporate Management says these strategic decisions will help align the Company’s brick-and-mortar presence with its network, thereby redirecting capital resources to invest in locations and initiatives that offer the greatest revenue potential.