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Sears Holdings Corporation

Sears Holdings Corporation
Company nameSears Holdings Corporation
Company typePublic
IndustryRetail
Founded2004
HeadquartersHoffman Estates, Illinois,[United States
Key peopleEdward S. Lampert
(Chairman)
Lou D'Ambrosio
(President and Chief Executive Officer)
ProductsFlagship Brands:
Craftsman
Kenmore
Other Brands
Lands' End
DieHard
Martha Stewart Everyday
Joe Boxer
Jaclyn Smith
Delver
Revenue(-) US$ 43.326 billion (2010)
Operating income(-) US$ 474 million (2010)
Net income(-) US$ 150 million (2010)
Total assets(-) US$ 24.268 billion (2010)
Total equity(-) US$ 8.614 billion (2010)
Employees280,000 (2010)
SubsidiaryKmart
Sears, Roebuck and Co.
Sears Canada Inc. (90.4%)
Sears Roebuck of Mexico (15%)
KCD IP

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:For the 2009 Federal Trade Commission case see In the Matter of Sears Holdings Management Corporation.

Sears Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq - SHLD) is a retail conglomerate formed in 2005 by the merger of Sears, Roebuck and Co., of Hoffman Estates, Illinois, with Kmart Holdings Corporation, of Troy, Michigan. The company operates 3,900 retail locations under the mastheads of Sears, Sears Grand, Sears Essentials, Sears Hometown Stores, Sears Hardware, Kmart, Big Kmart, Super Kmart, The Great Indoors, Orchard Supply Hardware, and Lands' End stores. It is the tenth largest retailer by annual revenue in the United States trailing behind Wal-Mart, Kroger, Target, Walgreens, The Home Depot, Costco, CVS Caremark, Lowe's and Best Buy.

The company maintains its corporate headquarters in Hoffman Estates.


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