October 28, 2016 4:59 AM ET

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Company Overview of Sears, Roebuck and Co.

Company Overview

Sears, Roebuck and Co. retails home merchandise, apparel, and automotive products and services. The company offers cooking, refrigeration, dishwashers, laundry, and vacuums appliances; indoor and outdoor lighting products; furniture; rugs and carpets; kitchen and bath fixtures; outdoor entertaining products; decorative hardware products, such as cabinets, hardware, lock sets, and door bells; and contemporary, traditional, and transitional vanities. The company also provides small kitchen appliances, cookware, bakeware and cutlery, gadgets, and food products; dinnerware and serveware; fashion bedding, basic bedding and sheets, and mattresses; bath towels and accessories, and storage products;...

3333 Beverly Road

Hoffman Estates, IL 60179

United States

Founded in 1886

247,000 Employees





Key Executives for Sears, Roebuck and Co.

Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President of Procurement & Continuous Improvement
Age: 68
Senior Vice President of Supply Chain Management
Age: 75
Executive Vice President of Retail Store Operations Integration and Planning
Age: 68
Senior Vice President of Financial Services
Age: 56
Senior Vice President of Public Relations, Communications and Government Affairs
Age: 65
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Sears, Roebuck and Co. Key Developments

Sears, Roebuck and Co. to Cut Nearly 100 Jobs at Orlando Mall

Sears, Roebuck & Co. on Aug. 9 filed a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity saying the retailer would permanently cut nearly all of its positions at the store at 3111 E. Colonial Drive near downtown. The layoffs are a result of the Sears store closing.

Sears to Open New Store at Fort Collins, Colorado

Sears announced that it will open a new store dedicated to one of its strongest categories – major appliances. Located at 3400 S. College Ave., in Ft. Collins, Colorado, the 10,000 sq.-ft. Sears Appliances store features interactive displays that allow customers to view home appliances in kitchen vignettes, while offering the power and capability of Sears' leading integrated retail services. The new store, which officially opens May 19, showcases a wide assortment of appliances with the top 10 brands of refrigerators, dishwashers, washers, dryers, ranges, wall ovens, and vacuums in a bright, spacious setting. The "Kitchen Creator" includes a 122-inch interactive digital display that visualizes how new appliances would appear in a full-scale kitchen. Using a tablet, shoppers can select common kitchen layouts and appliances and further customize the experience by choosing colors and finishes. In addition, other vignettes showcase the innovative Kenmore PRO® line, and other leading washers, dryers and hot water heaters. The new Ft. Collins store will hold a opening celebration May 27 to 29 and will be open daily: Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-8 p.m. In most cases, Sears delivers appliances Monday through Saturday (dependent on zip code).

Sears Roebuck & Co. to Layoff 31 Employees, Close Melville Facility

Sears Roebuck & Co. will close its carry-in repair office in Melville and layoff its 31 employees there. The layoffs and closing of the Sears appliance repair office at 120 Spagnoli Road are scheduled for Nov. 22. The Melville office will be closing due to a lease expiration.

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