JCPenney (NYSE: JCP) will reopen five Houston-area stores, after temporarily closing due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The five stores are in Conroe, Cypress, Humble, Katy, and Pasadena at the following shopping locations:
Texas Crossing (3165 Interstate 45 N, Conroe, TX 77304)
Cy-Fair Town Center (25646 Hwy 290, Cypress, TX 77429)
Deerbrook Mall (20131 Hwy 59N, Ste 3000, Humble, TX 77338)
West Grand Promenade (23523 Grand Circle Blvd, Katy, TX 77449)
Fairmont Center (5120 Fairmont Pkwy, Pasadena, TX 77505)
“We are thrilled to welcome our associates and customers back to JCPenney stores in Houston, and our top priority remains on the health and safety of our associates, customers, and communities,” said Jim DePaul, executive vice president of stores at JCPenney. “We want to ensure everyone is safe and feels comfortable as we continue to provide an engaging shopping experience.”
“We’re taking a strategic approach in reopening our stores nationwide and will continue doing so in a phased approach based on guidance from the CDC and local and state mandates,” Depaul added.
JCPenney is monitoring CDC guidelines to inform its practices, and taking precautions to provide a safe environment in which to shop and work, including the following:
Contact-free curbside pickup
Diligent nightly cleaning of the store
Social distancing procedures in place, with reminders throughout the store
Masks provided to each associate
Extended return policy and a longer time window to use customer rewards
Plexiglass shields at the register
Associate training on safety practices
Reduced store hours:
Monday – Saturday from noon to 7 p.m.
Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The JCPenney flagship store, jcp.com, remains open to serve shoppers and now features an enhanced user experience. For more information and ongoing updates on store reopenings, visit the Company’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) landing page.
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