Penney to discuss quotas

May 2004
Home Textiles Today;5/17/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 36, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the vendor summit meetings for the Plano, Texas-based retail company, JCPenney focusing on the elimination of quotas and its effects on company operations. Emphasis on enhancing customer service, level of product quality and fashion focus; Improvement of operational efficiencies; Business strategies.


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