Sears Holdings will close another 63 Kmart and Sears stores following the 2017 holiday shopping season.
On Thursday, the company made the announcement to employees at the affected stores, which span 26 states.
The closings affect 45 Kmart stores and 18 Sears stores. The stores will stay open until late January 2018. At 15 of the Sears locations, the automotive center will be closed in early December while the actual store will stay open until late January.