Issaquah’s Costco Wholesale Corp., the world’s largest warehouse retailer, may soon include Sears’ Kenmore appliances in its stores, the Wall Street Journal is reporting.
Costco, which already sells Sears’ Craftsman line of tools, reportedly is considering adding the Kenmore brand to its warehouse stores.
Sears traditionally sold Kenmore appliances in its own department stores. It began selling the brand at KMart store several years ago when the two retailers merged.
The Wall Street Journal said a job notice posted by Sears for its Kenmore brand marketing manager indicates the successful applicant will be working with Costco in promoting Kenmore sales. …