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The Case for Reparations
But Julius Rosenwald, a part owner of Sears, Roebuck, had begun an ambitious effort to build schools for black children throughout the South.
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Rest in peace, Sears, Roebuck & Co.
Sears, Roebuck & Co. was a great innovator, beginning in the late 19th century with catalog sales, and extending even to the advent of shopping malls, as it built large retail stores.
Palm Springs home has ties to Sears, Roebuck and Co. fortune and 'The Wizard ...
A Midcentury Modern-style residence with several generations of filmmaking ties is on the market in a gated Palm Springs enclave for $893,400.
Then & Now: Sears, Roebuck & Company Complex – Chicago
Mail-order retailing became a big business in Chicago during the last decades of the nineteenth century, and the city became the headquarters for Montgomery Ward and Co., Sears, Roebuck & Co., and other smaller companies. Montgomery Ward and Co., ...
Lands' End: A Victim Of Sears' Serial Retail Abuse
In 2002, Lands' End, then a successful and profitable direct to consumer catalog and nascent internet retailer, was purchased by Sears Roebuck & Co. for the princely sum of almost $2 billion. That's when Lands' End first became a battered and abused ...
Marchionni's Reign At Lands' End Is Abruptly Grounded  MediaPost Communications
Sears: The Demise Of A Battleship
In 1984 I wrote a report about Sears Roebuck titled “The Battleship Has Turned Around.” At the time there was a new chairman, Ed Telling.
Sears Sold 70000 Homes From Their Catalog. Are You Living in One?
Not long ago, the Sears, Roebuck and Co. mail-order catalog was the ultimate marketplace, much like Amazon is today.
Sears Holdings: Retailing's Headless Horseman
The coffin nails that came into view the day Alan Lacy became CEO of Sears Roebuck in 2000 have been pounded in ever since by Lampert, who took control of the company with Lacy's help in 2005 and combined it with Kmart. (Disclosure: I am a former ...
Sears Store Closings: 150 More Locations; Craftsmen Brand Sold
The number of Sears store closings has grown by 150 locations, and the company announced plans to sell the Craftsman brand as the company seeks a turnaround.
Stanley Black & Decker Reaches Agreement To Purchase Craftsman Brand ...  PR Newswire (press release)
Macy's, Sears announce mass layoffs, hundreds of store closings across the US
Sears Holdings was created in 2005 after Kmart emerged from bankruptcy and merged with the floundering Sears, Roebuck & Co. for $11 billion. Despite the efforts to salvage both companies, Sears has seen its total sales cut in half since 2007. Other ...
Sears and Kmart stores in Columbus are closing  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
Adrian Kmart store to close by end of March  The Daily Telegram