SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Sears Portrait Studios and PictureMe has closed its doors nationwide, including several locations in Western Massachusetts.
On their website, the company states, “After many years of providing family portrait photography, we are sad to announce our Sears Portrait Studios are now closed. We appreciate your patronage and allowing us to capture your precious memories. If you currently have an album or have had a recent portrait session, you can order products at searsphotos.com thru April 18, 2013.”
The company that ran the studios, CPI Corp., posted a similar statement on their website.
CPI added that “If you’ve had a recent session, your portraits may be available at your Sears, PictureMe or Kiddie Kandids portrait studio. For assistance, please contact the customer service department at your local store.”
Locally, Sears Portrait Studios were located in Sears stores at the Holyoke Mall, the Eastfield Mall in Springfield, and Enfield Square. PictureMe locations were also located in the Walmart stores in Ware and Westfield.