| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Shares of Lands’ End soared nearly 8 percent on Thursday after the retailer said its earnings jumped 48 percent in its first quarterly report as a standalone public company. The Dodgeville, Wis.-based retailer was spun-off from Sears Holdings Corp....
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| May 14, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Chcicago-based Sears Holdings Corp said on Wednesday it was looking at selling its 51 percent stake in Sears Canada Inc, a move that could trigger a deal for the entire Canadian operation, though a quick and easy sale was seen as unlikely. Sears Holdings,...
| May 21, 2014
| 5:10 AM
Sagging demand for spring merchandise more than doubled Sears Canada Inc.'s first-quarter loss, the retailer reported Wednesday.
The struggling company, 51-percent owned by Hoffman Estates-based Sears Holdings Corp., said its net loss widened to C$75.2...
| May 22, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: April leading indicators, April existing home sales, Chicago Fed national activity index for APril, weekly jobless claims
Local earnings: Sears Holdings Corp., Claire's Stores Inc.,
Other earnings: Best Buy Co., Bon-Ton Stores Inc., Dollar...
| May 22, 2014
| 6:32 AM
Sears Holdings Corp. posted a steep first-quarter loss Thursday as revenue continued its seven-year slide amid continued store closures.
The Hoffman Estates-based retailer reported a $402 million loss in the first quarter, or $3.79 per diluted share, a...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Lego: Everything is awesome for toy brick company Lego, which said Thursday that its global sales rose 10% last year even as the global toy market suffered a slight revenue slide.
The Danish company, whose star turn in “The Lego Movie” has...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Sears Holdings Corp. said it lost $1.36 billion last year as sales continued to fall and stores closed in the company's tranformation to a membership-based, online retailer.
The Hoffman Estates-based retailer, which owns and operates Sears and Kmart...
| Feb 7, 2014
Two years after Ace Hardware received a 10-year tax incentive package to keep its headquarters in Oak Brook, the company is back asking for a special tax break.
The 4,700-store cooperative is seeking legal authority to collect the $12.7 million it was...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 2:46 PM
YORK — The Kroger grocery store plans to move next door with Kmart at Village Square at Kiln Creek Shopping Center, both companies confirmed Monday.
"We're proposing that we'd be building a new 90,000-square-foot prototype Kroger store in one half...
| Feb 21, 2014
Retirement was about the only thing at which Sears, Roebuck & Co. executive and Chicago civic leader Emory Williams didn't excel.
Mr. Williams, who started at Sears in 1933 as a warehouse clerk, was the company's treasurer and chief financial officer...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:05 AM
The U.S. Supreme Court gave consumers a victory on Monday by allowing them to proceed with class-action lawsuits alleging that millions of front-loading washing machines they bought suffered from mold or musty odors.
By refusing to hear the appeals in...