December 12, 2005,
Sears Execs Look To Acquire Sears Canada
Sears Holdings Corporation is proposing to acquire the outstanding common shares of Sears Canada Inc. in a transaction that would total approximately $718.5 million.
Following the transaction, Sears Canada would become a wholly owned subsidiary of Sears Holdings.
Field's Launches Holiday Campaign
Marshall Field's recently launched a series of nine 30-second advertising spots featuring the retailer's holiday theme, “There's no place like Field's.”
“The concept of this campaign is natural and unscripted to embody the holidays and the sentiment of the season as seen through the eyes of children,” said Paul Cavalli, senior vice president of marketing and visual merchandising. “We believe each spot will strike a cord with our guests.”