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Sears Holdings Corp.

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  • District 112 hires new superintendent

    District 112 hires new superintendent
    In the hiring of Michael Bregy as North Shore District 112's next superintendent, the district has found an engaged educator willing to make difficult decisions, according to parents, school officials and Bregy himself. Last week, District 112...
  • Retail Roundup: Lego earnings are awesome, J.C. Penney sees profit

    Retail Roundup: Lego earnings are awesome, J.C. Penney sees profit
    Lego: Everything is awesome for toy brick company Lego, which said Thursday that its global sales rose 10% last year even as the global toy market suffered a slight revenue slide. The Danish company, whose star turn in “The Lego Movie” has...
  • Sears narrows loss in 4Q, loses $1.36 billion in 2013

    Sears narrows loss in 4Q, loses $1.36 billion in 2013
    Sears Holdings Corp. said it lost $1.36 billion last year as sales continued to fall and stores closed in the company's tranformation to a membership-based, online retailer. The Hoffman Estates-based retailer, which owns and operates Sears and Kmart...
  • Columbia puppeteer brings stories, imagination to her audiences

    Columbia puppeteer brings stories, imagination to her audiences
    Shirley Johannesen Levine sways back and forth at the Ellicott City Senior Center, her arms moving to the left and then the right as she recites the classic nursery rhyme, "Old Mother Hubbard." "Old Mother Hubbard went to the cupboard to give her poor...
  • Ace Hardware wants to keep employees' state taxes

    Two years after Ace Hardware received a 10-year tax incentive package to keep its headquarters in Oak Brook, the company is back asking for a special tax break. The 4,700-store cooperative is seeking legal authority to collect the $12.7 million it was...
  • Kroger plans move to York County Kmart building

    Kroger plans move to York County Kmart building
    YORK — The Kroger grocery store plans to move next door with Kmart at Village Square at Kiln Creek Shopping Center, both companies confirmed Monday. "We're proposing that we'd be building a new 90,000-square-foot prototype Kroger store in one half...
  • Emory Williams, longtime Sears executive, 1911-2014

     Emory Williams, longtime Sears executive, 1911-2014
    Retirement was about the only thing at which Sears, Roebuck & Co. executive and Chicago civic leader Emory Williams didn't excel. Mr. Williams, who started at Sears in 1933 as a warehouse clerk, was the company's treasurer and chief financial officer...
  • Supreme Court declines to hear moldy washer suits against Sears, others

    Supreme Court declines to hear moldy washer suits against Sears, others
    The U.S. Supreme Court gave consumers a victory on Monday by allowing them to proceed with class-action lawsuits alleging that millions of front-loading washing machines they bought suffered from mold or musty odors. By refusing to hear the appeals in...
  • Sears Canada's same-store sales fall in 4Q

    Sears Canada's same-store sales fall in 4Q
    Struggling department store operator Sears Canada Inc. posted a fall in quarterly same-store sales due to severe winter weather and power outages. The company, controlled by hedge fund billionaire Eddie Lampert and his Sears Holdings Corp., said same-...
  • J.C. Penney says N.Y. Post report of CIT lending stoppage is untrue

    J.C. Penney Co. said a New York Post article on Wednesday reporting that commercial lender CIT Group Inc. had halted funds to some of its suppliers is untrue. In a statement Thursday, J.C. Penney said that CIT “continues to factor and support...
  • Kmart's 41-hour Black Friday to start at 6 a.m. on Thanksgiving

    Sears Holdings Corp. is joining the stampede of retailers opening doors to bargain hunters on Thanksgiving instead of waiting for Black Friday. The company said Monday that its namesake brand will welcome patrons at 8 p.m. on Turkey Day and keep the...