Tagged: sears holdings corp.

Sears Holdings Confirms Closing of Little Rock Kmart

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/7/2017 11:33 am

Sears Holdings is closing the last Kmart in Little Rock in early September, spokesman Howard Riefs confirmed.

Has Time Run Out for Sears? (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

by Craig Douglass 6/5/2017 12:00 am

Why didn’t Sears become the first, or more successful, Amazon? The power of the Sears brand very well could have adopted and commanded the online sales model, returning to its roots and offering the broadest inventory of every product under the sun — online, and delivered directly to you. Just like it was done in 1888 with the first Sears catalog.

Dallas Firm Aims to Revamp Sears Site on University Avenue

by Alexis Crowe 10/13/2016 11:30 am

A Dallas commercial real estate firm is looking to revamp property on University Avenue formerly occupied by Sears.

Sears Could Leave Longtime University Location

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/29/2013 12:00 am

Sears, a fixture at the corner of University Avenue and Interstate 630 since 1969, may not see its lease renewed in 2017.

How Wal-Mart, Other Stores Are Trying to Make Holiday Shopping Cheap, Easy

by Associated Press 11/22/2012 9:16 am

Retailers from Wal-Mart to Macy's are doing everything they can to make it easier for more finicky shoppers to spend during the holidays. Several are opening on Thanksgiving Day. Some are offering free layaway and shipping. Many are matching in-store prices with cheaper online deals.

Target Joins Wal-Mart, Sets Earlier Start for Holiday Kickoff

by Associated Press 11/12/2012 9:22 am

Target Corp. will open its doors at 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving, joining other major retailers, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc., that are opening earlier in the evening on the holiday.

How Competitors Are Responding to Wal-Mart's New Black Friday Plans

by Lance Turner 11/8/2012 10:09 am

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville is upping the ante on the holiday shopping season, planning to open its doors open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, two hours earlier than a year ago. So how are competitors responding?