Sears closes down Corpus Christi location

Posted at 10:28 AM, Dec 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-13 11:35:08-05

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Sunday will mark the end of an era for coastal bend shoppers.

That's the last day in business for the sears store at Sunrise Mall.

The store's closure was announced back in August.

It will be one of the hundreds of sears stores that have shut down in the past year.

changing economic times and online competition took their toll on Sears stores nationwide.

The company filed for bankruptcy protection in Oct 2018.

The Sears store at Sunrise Mall opened its doors in Feb 1981.