Kmart Bankruptcy Jerome Vaughn of member station WDET reports that Kmart filed for bankruptcy. Kmart is one of the nation's largest retail chains and it is the largest retailer to seek protection from its creditors. Kmart's CEO Charles Conaway said the chain will reorganize as quickly as possible to "make a fresh start."
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Jerome Vaughn of member station WDET reports that Kmart filed for bankruptcy. Kmart is one of the nation's largest retail chains and it is the largest retailer to seek protection from its creditors. Kmart's CEO Charles Conaway said the chain will reorganize as quickly as possible to "make a fresh start."