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JCPenney is closing 154 stores for good — here's the list

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  • JCPenney is closing 154 stores. 
  • The department store warned after filing for bankruptcy that it would have to close about 30% of its store base.
  • Here are the stores included in the first round of closures.
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In a bankruptcy court filing on Thursday, JCPenney revealed the list of stores that will shutter in its first round of closures.
The department store, which filed for bankruptcy on May 15, said in a document filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission later that month that it expected to eventually close about 30% of its 846 stores, moving away from weaker malls.See the rest of the story at Business Insider
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