22 November 2013
Retail group Sears Holdings Corporation recorded higher losses in the third quarter as the transition of the business continued, with sales and margins also suffering.
29 October 2013
US retailer Sears Holdings today (29 October) revealed it is considering separating its Lands' End clothing business from the rest of the company.
30 September 2013
Sears Holdings-owned apparel company Lands' End has appointed Michele Donnan-Martin as chief merchandising design officer and executive vice president.
18 September 2013
Struggling department store operator Sears Holdings Corp is seeking a senior secured term loan facility of up to $1.0bn to help reduce borrowing costs.
22 August 2013
Retail group Sears Holdings posted a bigger net loss in the second quarter thanks to revenue declines across Kmart and Sears in the US and Canada.
20 August 2013
The group of leading retailers and brands who make up the North American Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety has named Ellen O'Kane Tauscher as the independent chair of its board of directors.
9 August 2013
US retailer Sears Holdings has selected the HighJump Supply Chain Advantage suite to help manage its distribution network and optimise its supply chain.
11 July 2013
Unveiling a new five-year plan to improve worker safety at the factories in Bangladesh that produce their clothing, North American brands and retailers were keen to stress the similarities between their own initiative and a separate scheme backed by 70 mainly European companies. That said, there are considerable differences too.
10 July 2013
A group of leading North American retailers and brands - led by Wal-Mart and Gap - have committed more than $142m in funding and low interest loans to help improve factory safety conditions for garment workers in Bangladesh.
28 May 2013
US retailer Sears Holdings has swung to a first-quarter loss of US$292m for the 13 weeks to 4 May, and said its performance, which was hurt by weaker sales, was "not acceptable".
11 April 2013
US retailer Sears Holdings has launched a business unit that will work on developing entertainment-driven fashion and lifestyle brands.
7 March 2013
Lands' End has introduced what it claims is an "exclusive" new swimwear technology that knits varying levels of tension control into the lining of its swimsuits.
28 February 2013
Retail giant Sears Corporation saw an improvement to its fourth quarter and full-year results, but still posted heavy losses of $489m and $930m respectively.
26 February 2013
US value apparel retailer Body Central has announced a series of executive appointments across its merchandising and e-commerce departments.
8 January 2013
Louis D'Ambrosio, CEO of Sears Holdings, is to leave the US retailer next month due to "family heath matters".
19 November 2012
Retailer Sears Holdings, which divested its Hometown and Outlet businesses last month, has seen its third-quarter net losses widen on the back of weaker sales.
14 November 2012
Retailer Sears Canada has managed to halve its third-quarter losses after favourable comparisons with the year-ago period helped offset a 6.8% fall in sales.
26 October 2012
The board of retailer Sears Holdings has approved the spin-off of a portion of the company's interest in Sears Canada.
12 October 2012
Retailer Sears Holdings has received US$446.5m in gross proceeds from the completion of its spin-off of its Hometown and Outlet businesses.
9 October 2012
Retailer Sears Holdings has revealed it expects to receive US$346.5m in proceeds from a rights offering linked to the spin-off of its Hometown and Outlet businesses.
29 August 2012
The board of Sears Holdings has approved the US retailer's plan to spin-off its Hometown and Outlet businesses, which sell tools and appliances.
27 June 2012
Management consulting firm Kurt Salmon has hired Cort Jacoby and Kurt Kendall as partners to its retail and consumer products group to help retailers drive operational and strategic changes.
4 June 2012
Sears Holdings today (4 June) announced that Scott Huckins will join the company as vice president and corporate treasurer.
25 May 2012
Retailer Sears Canada will unveil its new store format in Ontario, Canada today (25 May) as part of its ongoing transformation plans.
17 May 2012
US retailer Sears Holdings has today (17 May) returned to profit during its first-quarter after benefiting from the sale of a number of stores.
17 May 2012
Department store retailer Sears Holdings has revealed plans to partially spin-off its Canadian operations as the business swung to a first-quarter net profit.
8 May 2012
US retailer Sears Holdings has teamed up with Bonnier Corp's hunting and fishing magazine Outdoor Life to launch a line of branded sportswear for men this autumn.
23 April 2012
Retailer Sears Canada has completed a deal to return three of its stores to real estate developer and landlord, The Cadillac Fairview Corp, generating CAD170m (US$170.5m).
16 March 2012
Wealthy investor and Sears Holdings chairman Edward Lampert, who owns 62% of the retailer, has moved to maintain supplies to the troubled company’s stores.
5 March 2012
Sears Canada has revealed that it has returned three stores to their landlord as part of moves to generate cash.