TORONTO, Dec. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Sears Canada Inc. (TSX: SCC) confirmed
today that SHS Services Management Inc., an Installation Services Org.
(ISO) company that is an independent third party provider of home
installed products and services licensed under the Sears Home Services
banner, is in receivership.
Effective immediately, all offers of services provided by SHS are
ceasing, and Sears is working with the Receiver, Pricewaterhouse
Coopers Inc. (PWC), on a viable business option for the future for the
home services business. Sears will ensure that all Sears Home Services
warranties are honoured.
Sears Canada's top priority is to customers, and the Company is working
with PWC to make sure that customer service requirements are met.
Enquiries for previously engaged home services can be made by
contacting Sears at 1-800-4-MY-HOME.
About Sears Canada
Sears Canada is a multi-channel retailer with a network that includes
181 corporate stores, 241 hometown dealer stores, over 1,400 catalogue
and online merchandise pick-up locations, 101 Sears Travel offices and
a nationwide repair and service network. The Company also publishes
Canada's most extensive general merchandise catalogue and offers
shopping online at www.sears.ca.
SOURCE: Sears Canada Inc.
For further information:
Contact for Media: Vincent Power
Sears Canada, Corporate Communications