Content about Sears, Roebuck and Co.

June 7, 2011

“Buy from the merchants who are your next-door neighbors. They are the folks who go to church with you, buy from other local firms and keep the money flowing within the community. Your local independent retailer is a longtime resident of the area who actively participates in and generously supports the community.”


That passage was written by a retail store owner, who worried about large competitors encroaching on his turf. The year wasn’t 2011, 2001 or even 1991. 


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Sears will be relaunching its holiday catalog for the first time in 14 years....

July 29, 2007

Richard Gerstein last served as global chief marketing officer and senior vp of U.S. business...