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Your holiday shopping guide produced by the Sun-Times advertising department.

If you can’t make it to the North Pole this winter, don’t worry! You can find everything you need at Cook Brothers. With over 30,000 items in-store, Cook Brothers is the perfect place to get you and your family ready for the holidays.

Cook Brothers was founded in 1947 to offer Chicago shoppers a wide variety of products at unbeatable prices. Generations of families have done their shopping at Cook Brothers — and kids who grew up going with their parents are now bringing their grandkids. As a family-owned business, Cook Brothers stands out from other big box stores, bringing customers not only a variety of products at great prices, but also an incredibly friendly and dedicated staff. The average employee has been with the company for 18 years — and some team members have been working at Cook Brothers since 1968!

There’s a reason why Cook Brothers has survived over the years while many of the giant corporations haven’t. They offer customers variety, low prices, friendly staff and plenty of parking...and they’re committed to the community.

Built in and for Chicago and its surrounding neighborhoods, Cook Brothers offers unbeatable service for every customer, and also partners with local charities and organizations to serve our city.

And of course, Cook Brothers is your go-to destination for all of your holiday shopping needs. From toys to electronics, furniture to winter wear, they purchase goods in bulk to “stack em deep and sell em cheap” and pass on the savings to customers, so you’ll always find what you’re looking for at the lowest price.


Create a comfortable place for visitors with a new guest bedroom set, prepare for family dinner with a new dining room table or put your feet up with a new sofa.

Stay warm this winter with coats, hats and gloves — and make sure your loved ones are suited up for the cooler temperatures, too.

Or give Santa a hand this holiday season with help from Cook Brothers! With an ever-changing selection of toys and electronics, Cook Brothers has gifts for everyone on your list.

This winter, save money, explore an incredibly wide selection of products and give your family a very happy holiday. With hundreds of new items in-store every week, every trip to Cook Brothers is a new adventure.

Check out what’s new online at, or stop by the store today!

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