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Black Friday 2014: The Best Deals

Black Friday 2014: The Best Deals

By Mike Fossum 4 hours ago

Black Friday, which historically has occurred on the day after Thanksgiving (the fourth Thursday of November), is often regarded as the beginning of the holiday shopping season. Some of the most notable deals from various businesses include: Best Buy, which …

Artist Kickstarts Project to Travel, Paint Sears Artist Kickstarts Project to Travel, Paint Sears

For everyone bitching about the recent co-opting of Kickstarter by the privileged elite, you know, well-established Hollywood players using the crowdfunding site for their new projects – take this as a counterpoint. This is the best use of Kickstarter in …

Sears Dumps Deen; Walgreen Walks Too Sears Dumps Deen; Walgreen Walks Too
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Paula Deen’s empire seems to be crumbling faster and faster. After losing Walmart, Smithfield Foods, Novo Nordisk, and her Food Network show, Paula was probably hoping the week would just end and spare her any more bloodletting. But today Sears …

Check Out Sears' New Fulfillment Service Check Out Sears' New Fulfillment Service

Disclosure: Sears Holdings is an advertiser on WebProNews and participated in interviews for this article as part of their sponsorship. Sears Holdings recently launched Fulfilled By Sears, a turnkey fulfillment service for third party merchants, that include products and services …

Retailers Team Up On New Mobile Payments Option Retailers Team Up On New Mobile Payments Option

A group of retailers, including Walmart, Target, 7-Eleven, Best Buy, CVS, Lowe’s, Shell, Publix, Sears, Alon, Darden, HyVee, Michael’s and Sunoco are teaming up to offer customers another mobile payments option. The initiative is called Merchant Customer Exchange (MCX). The …

Sears and Kmart Launch Movie Download Service
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Sears has launched a new online movie download service called Alphaline Entertainment. It lets customers of Sears and Kmart download movies the day they’re released on TV. 

Sears And Kmart Ready Online Movie Service

Sonic Solutions said today it has entered into an agreement with Sears to provide consumers access to entertainment on a range of Internet connected devices including TVs, Blu-ray players, and mobile phones.

Under the multi-year agreement, Sears has licensed Sonic Solutions’ RoxioNow platform, which will power digital entertainment delivery services for both Sears and Kmart. The new services will launch later this year and will be promoted at retail stores nationwide.

Black Friday 2009: The Best Deals On The Items You Want
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Is there a better way to kick off the Holiday season then slowly dragging yourself out of your tryptophan induced coma to go shopping during the wee hours of the day after Thanksgiving a.k.a. Black Friday?

FTC Orders Sears To Destroy Tracking Data

The Federal Trade Commission has ordered Sears to end a program that placed spyware on customers’ computers that would track their online browsing.

The company, which includes Sears and Kmart, offered online customers $10 in return for installing the tracking software.

Sears Security Issues

Will Major Appliances Ever Be Purchased Online?

Reading the latest issue of Consumer Electronics publication TWICE I came across their list of the top 100 Major Appliance Retailers and was struck by how there are no online companies on the list.

Sears Smacked Over Badware

A software application from the holding company for Sears and K-Mart have the folks at StopBadware.org requesting changes to it.

Sears Taps Yahoo For Holiday Campaign

Sears has launched an integrated marketing campaign around the return of the holiday Wish Book.

Marketers vs. Lawyers (Sears)

Every company is interested in online community and Web 2.0 functionality today, and retail giant Sears is no exception. After seeing a post by Bill Green at Make the Logo Bigger about the retailer’s first effort in this area, I can only conclude that Sears outsourced their community development to their corporate legal team. Signing up for the My SHC Community requires agreeing to an ultra-lengthy privacy policy that Green concluded didn’t offer much privacy.

Sears Launches Shopping Site For Tweens

Sears has launched a virtual shopping site that is aimed at tweens.

Sears Canada May Sell Credit Card Business

Looking to increase shareholder value, and emphasis on its merchandising business, Sears Canada is exploring alternatives for its Credit and Financial Services business, including its possible sale.

Net Loss For Sears Holdings Corp.

Since Sears, Roebuck and Co. was purchased by Kmart making Sears Holding Corporation, the company reported a net loss for the first quarter of the year.

Sears Looks For Alternatives For Orchard Separation

Sears Holdings announced that it plans to pursue alternatives for the separation of the company’s Orchard Supply Hardware business.