Their observation: It was much less chaotic then Black Friday excursions to the stores. CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross reports.
Labor Day’s less than a week behind us, so clearly it’s time to start luring in Christmas shoppers, right?
The city could soon get its first Olive Garden restaurant.
When using a stolen debit or credit card, it’s almost always a bad idea to proffer some of your own identification, even if that does get you more free stuff in the process.
Chicago is abundant in luxury shops and fun winter festivals but it is also packed with those in need this holiday season. Take this opportunity to find a way to help others through a holiday gift donation.
Wal-Mart and Kmart have opened on Thanksgiving for some time now. What has changed over the years is the way they roll out deals. At Wal-Mart, they call it “The Blitz,” and at Kmart, they call them “Doorbusters.”
It’s the second biggest shopping season of the year – back-to-school shopping, when American consumers will spend some $30 billion.
The stores to be shuttered are a Sears in Alton, a Sears Grand/Essentials in McHenry and three K-Marts — in Oak Lawn, Zion and Peru.
CBS 2’s Walter Jacobson thinks Illinois lawmakers should redo the controversial tax breaks that Sears received for staying.
The St. John, Ind. Kmart survived tragedy in 1985, but now apparently cannot survive this economy. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.
Sears has released a list of the first 79 stores to close under a plan to shutter 100 to 120 Sears and Kmart locations due to poor holiday sales.
Hoffman Estates-based Sears Holdings Corp. is closing between 100 and 120 Sears and K-Mart stores, after abysmal holiday sales.
While Sears Holding Corp. is considering leaving its suburban Chicago headquarters and taking more than 6,000 jobs out of Illinois, the costs – in money, lost employees and disruption – make moving an expensive proposition, one that some experts say they doubt the struggling retailer will undertake.
Two people are accused of running a check fraud scheme that attempted to bilk Chicago area Wal-Mart and K-Mart stores out of more than $1.7 million.
A woman died Thursday night after being detained by security for allegedly shoplifting at a southwest suburban Kmart.
While the mother may have thought it was safe to leave her sleeping children alone in her car for a short time, her son was not as content.
There’s just two more days till Black Friday. Retailers are offering thousands of bargains, but which ones are worth it? CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker has suggestions from the experts.