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Site Speed and Convenient Shopping Tools Make sears.com and kmart.com Shopping Destinations of Choice This Holiday Season
Dec 28, 2010 (02:12 PM EST)
Millions of products and new shopping features give customers affordable product selections and simple shopping options
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Dec. 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears Holdings announced today that millions of customers chose sears.com and kmart.com to make their holiday shopping easy, fast and affordable this year. Customers preferred to shop sears.com and kmart.com for the depth of product selection, great prices and their many online features that make shopping easier.
"We are grateful to our customers who made this holiday season a success for sears.com, kmart.com and our whole family of websites," said Imran Jooma, president of eCommerce at Sears Holdings. "Every online shopping feature we offer, from buy online, pick up in-store and mobile shopping to Personal Shopper, is available because we are dedicated to making customers' online shopping experience simple and convenient for their busy lives – especially during the holidays."
Customers also took advantage of the hot deals sears.com and kmart.com offered on more than 16 million product choices ranging from toys and apparel to tools, electronics and appliances. While power shopping for incredible holiday gifts, shoppers utilized the sears.com and kmart.com online shopping tools and convenient services in greater numbers than ever before. Here are just some of the many ways customers enjoyed speed and convenience while shopping on sears.com and kmart.com:
"It's thrilling to see all the positive feedback from customers utilizing many of our online shopping features this holiday season," said Jooma. Saving our customers time and money, while offering smart shopping solutions are our top priorities."
Customers also had one of the best site experiences in the industry. The Gomez Retail User Experience Index ranked Sears Holdings a top retailer for site performance.** The online shopping experience was enhanced by superior search and browse navigation helping customers complete their transactions more quickly and conveniently than ever before.
"We look forward to continuing to develop simple shopping features and expand upon the millions of products we already offer in order to continue providing customers a great shopping experience and a vast, affordable product selection," said Jooma.
About Sears Holdings Corporation
Sears Holdings Corporation is the nation's fourth largest broadline retailer with approximately 3,900 full-line and specialty retail stores in the United States and Canada. Sears Holdings is the leading home appliance retailer as well as a leader in tools, lawn and garden, home electronics and automotive repair and maintenance. Key proprietary brands include Kenmore, Craftsman and DieHard, and a broad apparel offering, including such well-known labels as Lands' End, Jaclyn Smith and Joe Boxer, as well as the Apostrophe and Covington brands. It also has the Country Living collection, which is offered exclusively by Sears and Kmart. We are the nation's largest provider of home services, with more than 12 million service calls made annually. Sears Holdings Corporation operates through its subsidiaries, including Sears, Roebuck and Co. and Kmart Corporation.
For more information, visit Sears Holdings' Web site at http://www.searsholdings.com.
SOURCE Sears Holdings Corporation