Update at 11:15 p.m. on Dec. 30
Sears Holdings Corp on Thursday identified 79 of the 100 to 120 Sears and Kmart stores it said earlier this week it would close, with the list split almost evenly between the two chains, Reuters reported.
There are no Connecticut Sears stores on the list.
Sears Holdings Corp. plans to close between 100 and 120 Sears and Kmart stores after poor sales during the holidays, the Associated Press reported Tuesday.
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Sears Holdings (SHLD) said it has yet to determine which stores will close but said it will post the list on http://searsmedia.com. Sears would not discuss how many, if any, jobs would be cut, the AP reported.
In Connecticut, there are Sears stores in Meriden, Manchester, Putnam, Waterford, West Hartford, Milford, and Waterbury, according to the Sears website.