Penney's seeks new growth avenue with Eckerd buy

Picard, Diane E.
November 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;11/6/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 87, p17
Trade Publication
Focuses on the deal between J.C. Penney Co. for the acquisition of the Eckerd Corp. drug store business. Difficulty in Penny's expansion of its department store business; Background information on the companies; Terms of the agreement.


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