As of Oct 28, 2017, the company operated 1,104 total stores including 510 Kmart stores, 572 full-line and 22 specialty Sears Domestic stores.

In 2016, 2015 and 2014, respectively, the company closed 206, 38 and 173 Kmart stores and 37, 12 and 61 stores Sears stores. During the first nine months of 2017, the company closed 225 Kmart stores and 98 Sears stores. The company anticipates closing a further 108 Kmart and 42 Sears stores as part of a restructuring program targeted to deliver at least $1.0 billion in annualized cost savings.

At year-end, the company owned 380 stores (67 Kmart, 313 Sears Domestic), and leased 1,050 stores (668 Kmart, 382 Sears Domestic).

Kmart stores are located across 49 states, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands and most are one-floor, free-standing units. Discount stores average 95,000 square feet and the 1 Super Center is 185,000 square feet. Sears Domestic Full-line stores are located across all 50 states and Puerto Rico and are primarily mall-based locations averaging 139,000 square feet.

Store growth-26.5%-14.5%-3.1%-29.0%-4.7%-36.5%
Total gross square feet (M)129,146163,409187,846205,510236,459246,581
Total gross square feet growth-24.3%-13.0%-1.8%-13.1%-4.1%-11.9%
Avg store gross sq ft116,980114,300112,300119,10097,30096,800
Avg store gross sq ft growth3.1%1.7%1.3%22.4%0.6%38.7%

Notes:Reflects spin-off of Orchard Supply Hardware, Sears Hometown and Outlet, Lands' End stores, and a majority interest in Sears Canada