Monday, October 24, 2011
Despite its financial problems, states still want Sears
Sears Holdings Corp. has lost about $314 million during the first half of this year, has been criticized by Wall Street and constantly reinvents itself to lure back recession-weary consumers.
Despite those financial ailments, this legendary company based in Hoffman Estates is being actively wooed by at least 16 states — including Illinois — for its global headquarters. Ohio and Texas are among those that reportedly have offered incentives, while Hoffman Estates and Illinois continue to work on a deal. More here.
Posted by Place Marketing Group at 11:42 PM