Sears and Sears Auto Center in Amarillo to close

Sears and Sears Auto Center in Amarillo to close

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Sears released a list of their under-performing stores that will close in March, with the Amarillo location in Westgate Mall on the list.

The Amarillo store, located inside Westgate Mall, was on the list and will close its doors by March. The company also announced that the auto center at the Amarillo store will close in late January.

According to an announcement from Sears, the move is part of the financial restructuring of the company that has been struggling in bankruptcy.

Sears said they have notified the employees of the stores that will be affected by the closures.

The company set a deadline for someone to buy the company by December 28.

Liquidation sales at the stores are expected to begin in two weeks.

The company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in October of this year.

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