What: Sears, Roebuck and Co. (NYSE: S) announces an expansion of its Internet business, adding five new product categories including home electronics, expanding the company's lead in this product category. (Photo: NewsCom: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000726/CGW092 ) Sears is the nation's fourth largest retailer for audio and video equipment, selling more TV/VCR combinations than any other U.S. retailer. Sears.com will offer consumers more than 1,100 home electronics products and 120 brands. Sears.com Features: A combination of home-related solutions combined with an expanded product offering, makes sears.com one of the premier home product-e-commerce sites. Product Categories: home electronics; major appliances; small appliances and cookware; lawn and garden equipment and parts; tools; computers and office equipment, baby products through an online version of its "BabyMe" welcome guide; and school uniforms Shopping Features: common shopping cart, common navigation and enhanced search capabilities; instant credit for qualified buyers; side by side product comparisons; and product advisors. Visual: Attached is a JPEG image of the enhanced sears.com site. For More Visit sears.com for a more detailed press release and Information timeline on the new site or contact Ann Woolman at 847-286-7079.
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