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  • Sears to sell most of Canadian unit to raise cash

    Sears to sell most of Canadian unit to raise cash
    Sears Holdings plans to raise $380 million by selling most of its 51 percent stake in Sears Canada to existing shareholders by early next month, the retailer said Thursday. Sears approved a rights offering of up to 40 million Sears Canada shares, giving...
  • Lands' End earnings jump in 1st report after Sears spinoff

    Lands' End earnings jump in 1st report after Sears spinoff
    Shares of Lands’ End soared nearly 8 percent on Thursday after the retailer said its earnings jumped 48 percent in its first quarterly report as a standalone public company. The Dodgeville, Wis.-based retailer was spun-off from Sears Holdings Corp....
  • Sears Canada reports loss as revenue slides 12%

    Sears Canada reports loss as revenue slides 12%
    Struggling department store chain Sears Canada Inc. reported its ninth loss in 14 quarters as sales continued to decline. Same-store sales fell 6.8 percent in the second quarter ended Aug. 2. Same-store sales at Sears's home and hardlines business...
  • Sears may close more stores as it posts 9th consecutive quarterly loss

    Sears may close more stores as it posts 9th consecutive quarterly loss
    Sears Holdings said Thursday its loss widened significantly in the second quarter and announced it may close more stores, in addition to the 130 closings underway this year. Hoffman Estates-based Sears lost $573 million, or $5.39 per share, during the...
  • The day ahead in business

    The day ahead in business
    Reports: Leading indicators for July, existing home sales for July, Markit PMI manufacturing for August, August Philadelphia Fed index, Weekly jobless claims Local earnings: Nanophase Technlogies Corp., Sears Holdings Corp. Other earnings: Dollar Tree...
  • Spring a busy period for retail, consumer M&A deals

    Spring a busy period for retail, consumer M&A deals
    Deal makers were busy in the retail and consumer sector last quarter. Eight multibillion-dollar deals were announced from April through June, up from four such deals in the second quarter of 2013 and five deals of that size announced in the first...
  • Contemplating the infinite at Adler Planetarium

    Contemplating the infinite at Adler Planetarium
    Go to Adler Planetarium if you're feeling big in your britches, a little prideful about our species' role in things. In Chicago's lakefront astronomy museum, there's no escaping what a little grain of sand on an enormous beach we are. Video...
  • Home of the Day: Designer farmhouse in Santa Barbara

    Home of the Day: Designer farmhouse in Santa Barbara
    Clad in whitewashed paneling and green trim, this restored farmhouse rests on 10 acres in the shadows of the Santa Ynez mountains. In addition to horse facilities and an inviting outdoor pool area, the property features a barn built from a kit sold by the...
  • 1936 Olympian still gets a kick from swimming

    1936 Olympian still gets a kick from swimming
    Adolph Kiefer was about to do the backstroke. Which promised a memorable moment for the awe-struck lap swimmer who was watching. It was Kiefer's backstroke that launched him to glory in the 1936 Berlin Olympics, where he won the gold in the 100...
  • Sears general counsel headed to Groupon

    Sears general counsel headed to Groupon
    Sears Holdings Corp.’s general counsel Dane Drobny is headed for a job at  Groupon Inc. Drobny, who was most recently senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary at Hoffman Estates-based Sears, will assume the same position at...
  • Sears negotiates, Tie Bar opens, Benetton shuts Chicago store

    Shoppers who linger long enough on a product page at searsoutlet.com may be nudged into buying with an age-old tactic: an offer to negotiate. Or, in the Internet age, to Netotiate. Netotiate, a startup that enables retailers to barter online with...