The two retailers are now operated separately, but with the same financial backer in Edward Lampert, their fates appear inextricably linked.
The filing comes amid a brand “reinvention” and years of losses.
It’s the second month sales in apparel have grown.
The off-price channel will also benefit from closures of department store doors at the mall.
The breach occurred at some Kmart stores.
Sears will offer the Regatta Great Outdoors apparel brand in the fall.
Sears posted Q1 profits due to cost cutting, but ended up in the red after adjustments.
One of the agreements allows Sears the option to further extend the maturity of a loan to July 2018.