Sears Holdings Corporation is an American holding company headquartered in
Hoffman Estates, Illinois. It is the owner of retail store brands Sears and Kmart,
and was founded after ... The merger of ...
Nov 17, 2004 ... NEW YORK (CNN/Money) - Kmart is buying Sears, Roebuck & Co. for $11 billion
in a deal that will marry two of the nation's oldest retailers that ...
Mar 20, 2015 ... The Sears and Kmart merger is an illustration of 2 failing brands trying to correct
problems by combining weaknesses. Both brands need to ...
Nov 17, 2004 ... Sears and Kmart, troubled in recent years by lackluster sales, uninviting stores
and, most significantly, competition from Wal-Mart and Target, ...
Coverage of Sears Roebuck & Co. merger with Kmart Holding Corp., from
Chicago Tribune business staff.
Nov 18, 2004 ... After slipping from their perch as America's top two retailers, the much-diminished
Kmart and Sears chains are merging in an $11.5 billion deal ...
Nov 17, 2004 ... A resurgent Kmart, home of the blue light special, is buying the ... For Sears, the
merger allows the company to move more quickly to where it ...
Jan 15, 2013 ... Did you hear the news about Sears last Monday? ... Lampert, the hedge fund
manager who engineered the merger of Sears and Kmart in 2005.
Aug 31, 2011 ... Many readers may wonder if Sears and Kmart even exist anymore. ... the merged
entity — now known as Sears Holdings — had to struggle to ...
by Josh Righter. Former retail giants Kmart and Sears announced last
Wednesday their intention to merge via a $11 billion buyout of Sears by Kmart,