Hoffman Estates, Ill. –
Sears Holdings will extend the CyberScholar online learning platform for CE and
appliance sales associates to Kmart and four of its specialty chains.
The program, produced by Creative
Channel Services (CCS), is already available to associates in Sears’ full-line namesake
In addition to Kmart, the learning tool will
be made available to Sears Home Appliance Showrooms, the Sears Appliance &
Hardware chain and Sears Hometown stores.
Sears Home Appliance
Showrooms, established in 2007, serve rural and local communities in 60
locations nationwide with a mix of company- owned and franchise stores. The
100-store Sears Appliance & Hardware chain, located in suburban areas, carries
hardware, home-improvement products and appliances. Sears Hometown
Stores were developed in 1993 to serve customers in locations outside
major metropolitan areas. More than 900 franchised locations are operated independently
throughout the U.S., Puerto Rico and Guam.