Detailed profiles of America's five hundred largest companies, ranked by revenues, includes operations overviews, company strategies, key financial data, histories, product listings, and other information. Original.The company issued its first general catalog in 1896, offering low prices and money-back guarantees. ... in 1924 so that farmers could drive to town to buy merchandise; in 1925 Sears brought out a line of tires under the name Allstate. ... In reaction to falling market share in the 1980s, Sears diversified into auto supplies and repairs, and neglected its department stores. ... Lowea#39;s Waban Dayton Hudson May Wal-Mart Dillard Mena#39;s Wearhouse Whitman Edison Brothers Mercantile Storesanbsp;...
|Author||:||Reference Press, Hoover's, Hoover's Incorporated|
|Publisher||:||Hoovers Inc - 1996-12-01|