Sears to close additional 43 stores, including two in Mass.
Sears Holdings on Friday confirmed plans to
close 43 additional Sears and Kmart locations. The company will close a
Kmart store in Springfield and another one in Fitchburg in the latest
round of closures.
the right formats and right sized stores will help us put Sears
Holdings in a better position to meet the realities of
the changing retail world,” CEO Eddie Lampert wrote in a blog post accompanying the announcement. “The smaller-store concept allows us to focus on some of our stronger categories.”. . . more