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Posted: April 22, 2016

78 Sears, Kmart stores closing

The Kmart store in Springboro will be among those Sears Holdings will close this summer, the company said Thursday.
The Kmart store in Springboro will be among those Sears Holdings will close this summer, the company said Thursday.

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Sears is closing 10 of its stores and 68 Kmart locations throughout the country by July.

The stores were targeted for closing based on poor performance as well as lease expirations.

“We're focusing on our best members, our best categories and our best stores as we work to accelerate our transformation,” Edward S. Lampert, chairman of Sears Holdings, said in a release.

The company struggled in the fourth quarter of 2015, with sales down $796 million from the fourth quarter of 2014. Overall, the company’s revenue dropped about from $31.2 billion in 2014 to about $25.1 billion in 2015. Sears Holdings has announced several rounds of store closures in the past few years.

Employees will be get severance pay and can apply for open positions at other area Sears or Kmart locations. Liquidation sales for Sears start April 29 and sales at Kmart stores start May 12.

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List of Kmart/Sears closings


Sears, 700 Quintard Drive, Oxford

Kmart, 5980 Chalkville Mountain, Birmingham

Kmart, 1101 Beltline Road, Decatur

Kmart, 230 Green Springs Highway, Homewood

Kmart, 450 Z Schillingers Road, Mobile


Kmart, 300 W. Mariposa Road, Nogales


Sears, 600 S University Ave., Little Rock


Kmart, 2270 E. El Monte Way, Dinuba

Kmart, 520 S Cherokee Lane, Lodi

Kmart, 1475 Hillman St., Tulare

Kmart, 2785 Highway 46, Wasco


Kmart, 44 Providence Pike, Putnam


Sears, 9501 Arlington Expressway., Jacksonville

Kmart, 9600 San Jose Blvd., Jacksonville

Kmart, 500 Atlantic Blvd., Neptune Beach

Kmart, 1809 Byron Butler Parkway, Perry


Kmart, 7050 S Pulaski, Chicago

Kmart, 2721 N Vermillion Street, Danville

Kmart, 1150 W Carl Sandburg Drive, Galesburg

Kmart, 17355 Torrence Ave., Lansing

Kmart, 2909 Court St., Pekin

Kmart, 3840 46th Ave., Rock Island


Kmart, 3216 E Third St., Bloomington

Kmart, 3525 Grantline Road, New Albany


Kmart, 1320 E 30th Ave., Hutchinson


Kmart, 1809 N Dixie Highway, Elizabethtown

Kmart, 4025 Poplar Level Road, Louisville

Kmart, 3911 Taylorsville Road, Louisville

Kmart, 1581 U.S. 68 S., Maysville

Kmart, 344 N. Mayo Trail, Paintsville


Sears, 5953 W Park Ave., Houma

Kmart, 2985 Cottingham Expressway, Pineville


Kmart, 10 Main St., Tewksbury


Sears, 6810 Eastman Ave., Midland

Kmart, 8171 W Houghton Lake Drive, Houghton Lake

Super K, 21111 Van Born Road, Taylor (closing at the end of September)


Kmart, 11978 St. Charles Rock Road, Bridgeton

Kmart, 1930 E. Kearney St., Springfield


Kmart, 118 Highway 72 W., Corinth


Kmart, 2424 Central Ave., Billings

North Carolina

Kmart, 804 N Broad St., Brevard

Kmart, 3580 E. Franklin, Gastonia

Kmart, 2750 Roberts Ave., Lumberton

Kmart, 10500 Centrum Parkway, Pineville

Kmart, 720 Sutter Creek Blvd., Rocky Mount


Kmart, 3001 W. 12th, Hastings

New York

Sears, 200 Medley Centre Parkway, Irondequoit

Sears, 60 Smithfield Blvd, Plattsburgh

Kmart, 838 South Road, Poughkeepsie

Kmart, 3049 W. Ridge Road, Rochester


Sears, 1377 Marion Waldo Road, Marion

Super K, 3315 N. Ridge Road E., Ashtabula

Kmart, 1705 N. Barron St., Eaton

Kmart, 1825 N. State Route 19, Fremont

Kmart, 2250 Harding Highway, Lima

Super K, 5350 Leavitt Road, Lorain (closing at the end of September)

Kmart, 625 W. Central Ave., Springboro


Sears, 101 Clearview Circle, Butler

Sears, 2500 W State St., New Castle

Kmart, 2660 Constitution Blvd., Beaver Falls

Kmart, 8800 Frankford Ave., Philadelphia

Kmart, 3000 McIntyre Square Drive, Pittsburgh

Kmart, 1775 S Braddock Ave., Pittsburgh

Kmart, 3045 Fifth St. Highway, Reading

Kmart, 99 Matthews Drive, Uniontown

South Carolina

Kmart, 2209 W. Dekalb, Camden

South Dakota

Kmart, 1000 18th St. SW, Huron

Kmart, 2210 Broadway Ave., Yankton


Kmart, 1802 Decatur Pike, Athens

Kmart, 945 McCammon Ave., Maryville

Kmart, 902 S. Main St., Sweetwater


Kmart, 11330 Montwood Drive, El Paso

Kmart, 1405 E. Expressway 83, Mission

Kmart, 210 SE Georgia Ave., Sweetwater


Kmart, 1055 E. Draper Parkway, Draper

Kmart, 610 W. Price River Drive, Price

Kmart, 1442 W 90th S., West Jordan


Kmart, 1275 Bell Ave., Hartford

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