Sears Hometown And Outlet Stores: Growing Channel In The Sears Holdings Ecosystem
- Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is primarily a distribution channel for brands of Sears Holdings.
- SHOS business model as it relates to Sears Holdings exhibits striking similarities to that of Yum Brands and PepsiCo, Inc.
- Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is a component within a larger inter-dependent system of assets in Eddie Lampert's portfolio.
- SHOS is best evaluated on the basis of its value to the Sears Holdings ecosystem.