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Sears to sell its Kenmore appliances on Amazon

Sears to sell its Kenmore appliances on Amazon

In the century before there was, it was Sears that was the everything store.

With its vast inventory of tools, toys and even firearms, it upended local retailers. With its catalog model and nationwide delivery system, it promised to bring anything anyone wanted to their doorstep.

But as a deal announced Thursday between Amazon and Sears illustrates, times have changed. In an attempt to win back the customers it has lost to online rivals, Sears will begin selling its Kenmore appliances on, including smart appliances that can be synced with Amazon’s voice assistant, Alexa. The partnership will begin in Los Angeles before expanding to other...

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