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Abercrombie Names Former Sears CEO Chairman

Fox Business - January 29, 2014

Abercrombie & Fitch separated its chairman and chief executive roles on Tuesday, naming former Sears CEO Arthur Martinez chairman, and abandoned its shareholder rights plan, a defense tactic designed to protect the company... Read »

Sears CEO Shares Crushed On One Year Anniversary

Forbes - January 10, 2014

Exactly one year ago, billionaire hedge fund manager Edward Lampert named himself CEO of Sears Holdings taking over from former IBM IBM -0.3% executive Lou D’Ambrosio Read »

Former Sears Exec Sees Possible Shopping Mall Crash

CNBC - December 18, 2013

Overcapacity and the growth of online shopping could eventually result in a "crash of sorts" among lower- and midtier shopping malls, Mark Cohen, former CEO of Sears Canada, told CNBC on Tuesday. Read »

Ex-Sears Canada CEO On Leadership In Retail

SmartBlog - November 27, 2013

Today, most consumer-driven companies are playing catchup in a rapidly changing world. We see mistakes made by their leaders and unexpected changes in companies’ strategic directions. Read »

Sears CEO Sees Room To Close More Stores

Reuters - November 21, 2013

Sears Holdings Corp sees room to close more stores next year, Chief Executive Officer Edward Lampert told Reuters on Thursday. Read »

Sears CEO Loses 4th Appliances Chief In 5 Years

Chicago Tribune - October 17, 2013

Sears Holdings Corp., which has watched appliance sales slide has parted ways with the former Sony manager hired to reboot its Kenmore brand. Read »

Sears CEO Disappointed In Quarterly Results

Crain's - August 22, 2013

Sears Holdings Corp.'s second-quarter loss widened as the number of stores in operation declined and it dealt with lingering effects from its spinoff of the Hometown and Outlet brand. Read »

CEO Denies Using Pseudonym To Scold Employees…

ABC News - July 23, 2013

A spokesman for Edward Lampert, CEO of Sears Holdings Corp., denied reports that Lampert used a pseudonym in the company's internal social networking system through which he reportedly scolded employees. Read »

Ex-CEO At Sears Took 90% Pay Cut

WSJ - March 29, 2013

Louis D'Ambrosio saw his compensation package fall nearly 90% last year, to $1.3 million, according to a proxy filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Read »

Sears CEO Joins The $1 Salary Club

Huffington Post - March 22, 2013

Sears Holding Corp. has signed a contract with Edward Lampert to keep him on as CEO of the company at a salary of $1 per year. Read »

Sears’ CEO Just Quit Out Of Nowhere…

Chicago Tribune - January 8, 2013

Sears Holdings Corp. said Monday night that Chief Executive Officer Louis D'Ambrosio will step down Feb. 2, due to family health matters, and Chairman Edward Lampert will add the role of CEO. Read »

5 Surprising Winners Of 2012

Daily Finance - December 21, 2012

Let's take a closer look at five well-known companies that are trading nicely higher in 2012. Read »

11 Worst Companies To Work For In America

24/7 Wall St. - August 10, 2012

Based on employee reviews from Glassdoor... Read »

Sears: When Good News Looks Bad

24/7 Wall St. - April 30, 2012

Sears also announced that it expects to post EPS for the first quarter of $1.46-$1.84, way above the consensus estimate for an EPS loss of -$1.69... Read »

The Beginning Of The End For Sears…

Fortune - April 5, 2012

Sears Holdings one of the top performers in the stock market this year, but that's not because its outlook is bright. What's the end game? Read »