It would be best case for Sears, but you are right that it wouldn’t happen. Amazon’s procurement strategy has been stand-alone, wholly owned structures and leveraging their presence for tax breaks and other incentives. Sears/Kmart properties that are leased, inside malls or strip malls, or otherwise encumbered does not fit their path. And you are correct, Lampert is the harbinger of business death here, not savior.

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