Bye, Bye Kmart and Other Grand Rapids Businesses
2016 was quite a year, huh? We elected, and will be swearing in, a new President very soon, had to say goodbye to so many movie stars, recording artists, and others, who have made a difference, or had an effect, in our lives. And, locally, we have seen many, popular, or formally popular, businesses …
Kmart to Close 7 Michigan Stores By Year’s End
I didn’t realize there were still 64 Kmart stores still open to close, but according to USA Today and Business Insider, they will close 64 stores by mid-December.
The closings are across 28 states and will result in thousands of employees losing their jobs...
Two West Michigan Kmart Stores Closing
Word came out in April that Kmart would be closing nearly 70 stores across the country. We wondered if any Kmart stores in West Michigan would be affected. Now we have an answer.
Kmart has confirmed that the stores on Plainfield Avenue in Grand Rapids, and on 68th Street…
Christmas Shopping Primer/Countdown
Thanksgiving and Black Friday have come and gone. So have Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday.
After all, you've only got until Christmas Eve to do your shopping for Christmas.
Here's a list of some stores and restaurants to visit as you continue your Christmas shopping.
A K-Mart “Big Gas” Commercial
A while ago, K-Mart had a great commercial that featured various people claiming they were going to "Ship My Pants."
Now, K-Mart is back with another funny ad to promote "big gas savings" for their "Shop Your Way" rewards members.  Of course,…