Kmart Closing Stores
Kmart has been struggling for a long time. Now not only are they slashing prices, they're slashing jobs, and closing stores. The Utica area Kmart will not be affected, but the list of those shutting down is extensive.
Kmart Ad Controversy
Perhaps not since the Blue Light Special has Kmart been so culturally relevant.  The retailer has one of the hottest viral videos on YouTube with this commercial inviting shoppers to 'ship their pants.'