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Sears Unveils New Dealer Store in Fergus, ON
FERGUS, ON, Mar 26, 2010 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) -- Offering a broad selection of great national brand merchandise

Sears Canada today opened a new Dealer Store in Fergus, ON as part of its commitment to offering customers more service, selection and convenience. The store is located at 725 St. Andrew Street West and is owned and operated by Mr. Stephen Weber. The new 2,500 sq ft. store will house a wide selection of major appliances, mattresses, air & water treatment products, electronics and seasonal items, including Sears exclusive brands Kenmore and Craftsman.

"We are personally committed to accommodating our customers' wants and needs and providing them with an enjoyable and satisfying shopping experience," says Mr. Weber. "Customers will be delighted with the broad range of top-quality products Sears has provided for the new store."

While the Dealer Store is locally owned and operated, all merchandise sold is supported by Sears satisfaction guarantee, as well as Sears extensive Parts and Service Division, the largest service network in Canada. In addition, the store features Sears and third party credit card acceptance. Sears has installed systems that enable purchases made through the Dealer Store to be reserved immediately and delivery dates arranged according to each customer's preference.

"We've come up with a winning formula for consumers in Fergus," says Mr. Weber, "by combining the national resources of Sears with the local service of your neighbour - truly the best of both worlds in terms of customer service. We are also delighted to announce our support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Centre Wellington as our local charity partner."

The dealer store is open Monday to Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sears Canada is a multi-channel retailer with a network of 197 corporate stores, 204 dealer stores, 35 home improvement showrooms, over 1,800 catalogue merchandise pick-up locations, 108 Sears Travel offices and a nationwide home maintenance, repair, and installation network. The Company also publishes Canada's most extensive general merchandise catalogue and offers shopping online at www.sears.ca.

SOURCE: Sears Canada Inc.

Stephen Weber, Sears Dealer Store, (519) 843-1550; Christine Aguilar, Sears Canada
Inc., (416) 941-4427, christine.aguilar@sears.ca
"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements in this press release regarding Sears Canada Inc.'s business which are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of such risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report or Form 10-K for the most recently ended fiscal year.