Strong Supplier Relationships Set jcpenney Apart
jcpenney is committed to offering merchandise and services that reflect the full range of our customers’ lifestyle preferences. To help us deliver on our brand promise of offering style and quality at a smart price, we pursue relationships with minority and women-owned suppliers that help us provide for the needs of our diverse customers. We realize that sustaining a strong supplier base requires building relationships with suppliers we trust. That’s why, for more than 30 years, jcpenney has considered our Supplier Diversity program integral to our business success. This program fosters relationships with qualified minority and women-owned suppliers, reflecting the diversity of our associates, customers and community.
Since its inception, the jcpenney Supplier Diversity Program has realized substantial growth in the purchases of merchandise, goods and services from minority and women-owned suppliers.