Sears announced it is closing another 40 Sears and Kmart stores, including two in Illinois.
The problems continue to mount for troubled retailers Sears and Kmart.
After filing for bankruptcy protection last month, Sears Holdings has announced that it is closing an additional 40 stores by early 2019.
Say goodbye to another 40 Sears and Kmart stores.
The new store closures are in addition to the 142 stores Sears is already expected to close toward the end of 2018.
The beleaguered retailer is battling slumping demand, but it says it can win consumers back this holiday season
Sears and Kmart's parent company filed for bankruptcy, and it plans to close 142 of its worst-performing stores.
Sears, the once-dominant retail chain that changed how Americans shopped and lived, has filed for bankruptcy.