Sears adds 103 stores to closure list

Local Kmart store to close

In North Carolina, no Sears stores are slated to close, but five Kmart stores will close in April.

Sears Holdings Corp.is closing more than 100 stores around the country, including the Sears in Rapid City. Company officials say liquidation sales could start as early as late next week.

Sears Holding, the parent company of both retailers, made the announcement Thursday.

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The struggling chain said they aim to transform their business model so the physical store footprint and our digital capabilities "match the needs and preferences of our members". "Eligible associates will receive severance and will have the opportunity to apply for open positions at area Sears or Kmart stores".

The Sears at the Berkshire Mall in Wyomissing and Kmart's last Berks store in Cumru Township have again been kept off the chopping block as the Illinois-based company takes steps to stay in business. Several popular retail stores have shut down multiple locations in the past year, including JCPenney, Rue 21 and Macy's.

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