You will more then likely have to fight for 88sears to pay your vacation! They will put the hours on your check, but there won't be any money attached to it.....sneaky ba$tards!
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I don't know if this is happening company wide, but I've heard that our DM is demanding that all part timers be cut to a ridiculously low number of hours in order to make room for the a supposed wave of new hires. I would assume that these new hires... read more
... for staying with this company for so long. But come tomorrow, my moron days are over. Since I can start a new job on Monday, I'm going to no call/no show and enjoy a long weekend. My managers deserve no notice or courtesy because of the way they... read more
I just received an email from a district recruiter with Sears Full Line stores. Inviting me to a job fair at the Sears near me. I replied to her email about the pay rate and she said it is still $7.25hr but you can get paid $2.00 for every credit app... read more
There have been auto centers closed in the last week. Anybody know how many?
The precarious situation at SHLD sometimes leads to heated discussions on this board. During some of these exchanges assumptions are made, accusations are trumpeted and associates at all levels are derided. While reading random articles on the... read more
WE were told again today to stop asking the members to use their points, only use the points if the member asks if they have any points. Not that this is shocking, but when we were told to write up the people that are asking every member to see how... read more
Only one half of the above statement is true. Guess which half is true and which half is false. /
The amount of orders coming in are starting to pick up. Besides mailer envelopes, which we use for shirts and other small items, our store is left with just two types of boxes (both are under 18 in. in any dimension, one of them is only 8 inches... read more
Kmart is now calling its 'plus-size' section 'Fabulously Sized' Lindsay Lowe TODAY Sep. 12, 2017 at 5:36 PM The "plus-size" section will soon disappear at Kmart, but the retailer is now offering a wider range of sizes than ever. Kmart has changed the... read more
Take a f**king look around!
POPCORN MUST have been let go ... it's Thursday, all the predictions were for today and nothing new has been talked about. maybe there done closing stores for this year.
None of the employees at the Woodfield store knew when or where to apply.
I'm counting 550. Is this high?
I am no longer an employee so I can't log in anymore, but any current employee can. Type your store # into the search area to keep track of your store... read more
To the last poster, I've been told there is way more than 1 pharmacy closing. Anyone have an exact number? And which pharmacies??
The Kmart I currently work at has announced today that it's pharmacy will be closing within 30 days. Is this an indication of where the store is heading or a way for us to eliminate an area that was losing money?
Does anyone have any inside knowledge of the next potential closings, I saw on here few days ago of the " urgent conference calls " did anyone else have this call in their sears store ?????
We now have to call the DM every time we have to say no to an on-line order .... this is getting out of hand if you ask me . AS the person always has to say, on this one I agree time to DRAIN THE SWAMP
10 — 11 a.m. CDT Tuesday, Sept. 26 Hoffman Estates General Session Room or Webcast Watch as they discuss what we’re doing differently this year in an effort to drive a more profitable outcome for Holiday 2017. This interactive session will give you... read more
Picked over and battered, Sarasota Sears store closes I thought this title is an ideal allegory for the entire Sears. Just take out the Sarasota and store, and soon enough, this will be all that is left of the entire company... read more
Is there any experienced employees here who may know the signs that your store will be closing? For example, is researching when Kmart plans to renew lease or leases something that can help? We have been receiving odd repacks recently. Our truck has... read more
Managers will call them to try to talk them into a PA again. This is insulting to the customer and insulting to sales associates. There is a reason why the customer didn't buy it and they don't want to be disturbed. Follow up sales calls died in the... read more
Anyone working at sears go into MSP look under Merchandise Flow Bulletin and Availability, look at hardlines - tools - 10 pages of tools not being sent to your stores due to vender issues, or not being restocked. Forget having screwdrivers, sockets... read more
We had a conference call yesterday that was strange, we had stores from different states, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Chicago, but only about 10 stores on the call. They were asking these questions Who is the typical shopper? What are the BUs you see as... read more
Someone out there has to know something. It's been too quite on here lately.
Anyone on here know the fate of the Virgin Islands Kmart locations after irma? I heard the Islands have been devastated.
Does Sears pays for the days we were out due to Hurricane?
The expectations of minimum wage employees at Sears Holdings stores are totally ridiculous. This isn't a job just piling stuff on shelves or ringing up sales. Sears/Kmart employees are under the gun to make sales and credit quotas, warranty sales... read more
Our Sears store was just recently told we had to adopt this program. Everything out of the warehouse by the end of this month. Is this all the stores? How's it going? Anyone feel like it's successful?
With the announcement of Sean Skelley's departure, winter is here for Sears Holding. Good luck to us all.
It's not just about the wages. Sears and Kmart provide one of the most toxic (I speak figuratively, but in some cases it might actually literally) work environments. More than at any other retailer, even as employees flee due to deteriorating work... read more
I heard yesterday from a co worker saying that Levis doesn't want to supply Sears unless they pay their money upfront. She said her ASM told her in a meeting that the whole crew needs to push hard to not lose Levis. I didn't see a thread anywhere... read more
We can't keep up with the messes in softlines. Everyone is busy at the CAC. If there is any down time, we are putting out freight that should have been put out 2-3 weeks ago, since we didn't have time to do so to begin with. Since we will not be... read more
I was at my local Sears store in Indiana doing a price check on a double oven that I had previously priced at Lowes. Lowe's was about $250 cheaper. I noticed the Electronics Dept was no longer there. It was there a few months ago. I asked the sales... read more
You can tell by the look on everyone's faces, at least on the feeds from the newer cameras with better PTZ capability. It's like a silent movie. After a while you can tell no one's happy working here. Tell tale signs are hand to forehead, pursing the... read more
Ran into this ranking today, it's from March, but I figured I'd scroll through and lo and behold, Sears is in the number one spot. Talking about the least shocking revelation ever. I don't think many people here will disagree... read more
How can we still be open our sales are down 5 mil ytd from ly, why are we still open
older article, but could it be the saving grace for SHC? is this still a thing? anyone?? /