Sears, Roebuck and Co. will webcast its analyst meeting on October 17, 2002 at 8 a.m. Central/9 a.m. Eastern time.
The presentation will be webcast live over the Internet at http://www.sears.com/investors . From the Investor Relations page, select "Events and Webcasts." A replay of the presentation will be available on the Web site for approximately one week.
Software necessary to listen to the webcast, Windows Media or Real Player, can be downloaded from the webcast site. Downloading the software may take up to 22 minutes with a 56K speed modem.
Sears, Roebuck and Co. (NYSE: S) is a broadline retailer with significant service and credit businesses. In 2001, the company's annual revenue was more than $41 billion. The company offers its wide range of apparel, home and automotive products and services to families in the U.S. through Sears stores nationwide, including approximately 870 full-line stores. Sears also offers a variety of merchandise and services through its Web site, www.sears.com . In June 2002, Sears acquired Lands' End, a direct merchant of traditionally styled, classic Lands' End clothing offered to customers around the world through regular mailings of its specialty catalogs and online at www.landsend.com .
SOURCE: Sears, Roebuck & Co.
CONTACT: Peggy A. Palter of Sears, Roebuck & Co., +1-847-286-8361