Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is a national retailer primarily focused on selling home appliances, hardware, tools and lawn and garden
equipment. We operate through two segments - the Sears Hometown and Hardware segment and the Sears Outlet
Our Sears Hometown and Hardware stores are designed to provide our customers with in-store and
online access to a wide selection of national brands of home appliances, tools, lawn and garden equipment,
sporting goods, consumer electronics and household goods, depending on the particular store.
Our Sears Outlet stores are designed to provide our customers with in-store and online access to new, one-of-a-kind, out-of-carton, discontinued, obsolete, used, reconditioned, overstocked and scratched and dented products across a
broad assortment of merchandise categories, including home appliances, lawn and garden equipment, apparel,
mattresses, sporting goods, tools, and consumer electronics at prices that are significantly lower than manufacturers’
suggested retail prices.
As of April 28, 2012, we and our dealers and franchisees operated 1,238 stores across all
50 states as well as Puerto Rico, Guam and Bermuda. Our principal executive offices are located at 5500 Trillium Blvd. Suite 501, Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60192 and our telephone number is (847) 286-7000.