New York -- J.C. Penney CEO Ron Johnson said that he is sticking with the chain’s new pricing strategy and that the company’s board of directors was “totally supportive.”
In remarks at Fortune magazine's Brainstorm Tech conference in Aspen, Col., Johnson acknowledged that J.C. Penney initially confused customers when it came to explaining the new pricing strategy.
"Our execution wasn't what we needed," he said, according to a Reuters report. "Our pricing is kind of confusing. Our marketing kind of overreached."
Johnson also highlighted some of the improvements he is bringing to the stores. He announced that the chain was replacing its outdated technology infrastructur