ARDEN (CBS13) — After 50 years, the Sears store at the Arden Fair Mall is closing.
The company confirms the store is shutting down on April 15 and its pre-closing sale starts Thursday.READ MORE: 'I Don't Think That's Fair': Allora Co-Owner Says Staff Was Bumped Down Vaccine List
In a statement, Arden Fair said it has been proud to have Sears as part of its center.
“While it is sad to see this iconic retailer close, we have known this day was coming for over 5 years and are excited about the potential for this wing of the mall. With a large housing development underway adjacent to the Sears location, we see this as a launching point for the evolution of Arden Fair to meet the needs of the 21st-century consumer,” the statement said.READ MORE: 'My Nephew Died A Hero': Family Honors Man From Sacramento Mistakenly Shot And Killed By Idaho Police
Future plans for the location have not been released.
The Nordstrom store at Arden Fair closed last spring.MORE NEWS: 3-Car Crash Forces I-80 Lane Closures, CHP Says
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