Last Minute Gift Buying Simplified with In-Store, Online and Mobile Deals from Sears®, Kmart® and Extra Perks for SHOP YOUR

Last Minute Gift Buying Simplified with In-Store, Online and Mobile Deals from
      Sears®, Kmart® and Extra Perks for SHOP YOUR WAY™ Rewards Members

Buy online and pick up in-store for free the same day at Sears and Kmart
powered by; Use mobile devices for even more time and money-saving

PR Newswire

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Dec. 20, 2012

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Even with the holidays
just around the corner, more people are waiting until the last minute to take
care of their holiday shopping – in fact, almost four in 10 Americans say they
wait to do at least some of their shopping within a five-day window of the
holidays*. This year, Sears and Kmart are making it easier and more rewarding
for SHOP YOUR WAY Rewards Members and customers to buy and receive gifts they
need in time and at a great value with a wide variety of in-store and online
deals. Many SHOP YOUR WAY Rewards Members will also get a last minute special
gift of up to $10 in points to use for shopping between Dec. 21 and Dec. 24.


"Sears's fully integrated shopping experience provides access to major deals
and endless aisles in-store and online, allowing Members and customers the
ability to find and receive the items they want, when they want them," said
Imran Jooma, executive vice president and president of Marketing, Online, and
Financial Services, Sears Holdings. "The most selected fulfillment choice for
mobile shoppers on Black Friday and Cyber Monday this year was Sears's Buy
Online, Pick Up In-Store feature, and we expect this trend to continue for
last minute shopping. Sears and Kmart are unmatched by any other retailer when
it comes to selection of products and convenience of shopping method."

Integrated shopping options help save customers time and create added
conveniences by bringing the in-store, online and mobile shopping experiences
together. For instance, shoppers can purchase gifts on their mobile device and
pick up for free the very same day with the option to text upon arrival for
curbside delivery in some locations. Sears's and Kmart's free SHOP YOUR WAY
Rewards program enhances those conveniences with daily sweepstakes,
personalized deals and other customized benefits. The program, which drives
more than half of Sears's and Kmart's business can be accessed through and the SHOP YOUR WAY mobile app, as well as Sears's and
Kmart's online, mobile and in-store shopping channels.

Last minute shoppers can find blockbuster deals through all of Sears's and
Kmart's integrated shopping channels with savings of up to 75 percent off on
the stores' most popular brands and products. Today through Dec. 24, customers
and members can find the following deals at their local store and online at, and

Sears Last Minute Gift Deals**

December 20-24

  oSave $50 on the Archos 10.1" Android™ multi-touch tablet reg. $199.99,
    sale price $149.99
  oLouis XVI 8- drawer jewelry armoire sale price $179.99, reg. price $249.99
  o$9.99 sale on Everlast ® fleece for men, reg. price $26.00
  oSave $90 on the 182-pc Craftsman mechanics tool set, sale price $139.99,
    reg. price $229.99
  oSave $250 on the Craftsman 28-in dual stage 4-cycle snow thrower, sale
    price $999.99, reg. price $1249.99

Kmart Last Minute Gift Deals**

December 18-22

  oSave $40 on Nintendo 3DS XL reg. price $199.99, sale price $159.99
  oSave $70 on Nextbook 8" multi-touch tablet reg. price $169.99, sale price
  oSave $100 on Proscan 39" class LCD 1080p HDTV reg. price $399.99, sale
    price $299.99
  oUp to 50% off all game room products
  oSave 50% on women's outerwear

December 22-24

  oSave $50 on RCA 26"Class LCD/DVD HDTV with built-in DVD player reg. price
    $279.99, sale price $228
  oSave 50% on family sleepwear and robes reg. price $9.99 - $42.99
  oSave $30 on Kenmore® 1.1-cu-ft. microwave reg. price $119.99, sale price
  oSave 75-80% on all diamond fashion jewelry, plus SHOP YOUR WAY Rewards
    Members receive a free pair of earrings with a fine jewelry purchase of
    $99 or more

The popular SHOP YOUR WAY mobile app lets shoppers check if an item they want
is in stock at local stores for same day pickup – a useful tool for the last
minute shopper. The app also notifies members of exclusive holiday savings and
mobile coupons. Members can return or exchange items without a receipt or pay
off their layaway through a mobile device. To add even more value, Members
receive five percent back in points when they use their Sears card. SHOP YOUR
WAY is the first to combine a mobile social platform with 2,600 stores and a
large existing rewards program with millions of members.

Visit, and for more information. Check
local Sears and Kmart circulars for more last minute deals just before the

*The Sears Online Holiday Shopping Survey was conducted between October 26 and
October 31, 2012 among 1,015 nationally representative Americans ages 18 and
over, using an email invitation and an online survey. Quotas are set to ensure
reliable and accurate representation of the entire U.S. population ages 18 and

**Items available while quantities last. No rain checks. Prices subject to

About Sears Holdings Corporation
Sears Holdings Corporation is a leading integrated retailer with over 2,600
full-line and specialty retail stores in the United States and Canada and the
home of SHOP YOUR WAY, a social shopping experience where members have the
ability to earn points and receive benefits across a wide variety of physical
and digital formats through Sears Holdings is the leading
home appliance retailer as well as a leader in tools, lawn and garden, fitness
equipment and automotive repair and maintenance. Key proprietary brands
include Kenmore, Craftsman and DieHard, with a broad apparel offering,
including such well-known labels as Lands' End, the Kardashian Kollection,
Jaclyn Smith and Joe Boxer, as well as Sofia by Sofia Vergara and The Country
Living Home Collection. We are the nation's largest provider of home services,
with more than 15 million service and installation calls made annually and
have a long-established commitment to those who serve in the military through
initiatives like the Heroes at Home program. We have been named the 2011
Mobile Retailer of the Year, Recipient of the 2012 ENERGY STAR® "Corporate
Commitment Award" for Product Retailing and Energy Management and one of the
Top 20 Best Places to Work for Recent Grads.Sears Holdings Corporation
operates through its subsidiaries, including Sears, Roebuck and Co. and Kmart
Corporation. For more information, visit Sears Holdings' website at Twitter: @searsholdings | |Facebook:

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