Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores opened its newest Illinois location in Pekin.
The store is the first new Sears Hometown Store to open this year and the sixth opening of a new store across all Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores.
“We’re both proud and excited to fulfill high consumer demand for Sears Hometown Stores in the Pekin area and to become a staple in the community,” said Adam White, store manager of the new Sears Hometown store.
The store’s merchandise mix is heavy on appliances, plus a large assortment of lawn and garden, Craftsman tools, fitness equipment and electronics.
As of Feb. 1, Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores and its dealers and franchisees operated 1,260 stores.