As of Apr 29, 2017, the company operated 1,275 total stores including 624 Kmart stores, 626 full-line and 25 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 quarter of 2017, the company closed 111 Kmart stores and 44 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.

TTM20162015201420132012
Stores1,2751,4301,6721,7252,4292,548
Store growth-21.4%-14.5%-3.1%-29.0%-4.7%-36.5%
Total gross square feet (M)147,078163,409187,846205,510236,459246,581
Total gross square feet growth-19.6%-13.0%-1.8%-13.1%-4.1%-11.9%
Avg store gross sq ft115,355114,300112,300119,10097,30096,800
Avg store gross sq ft growth2.3%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