Here’s why the owner of Vitamin Shoppe wants to buy Kohl’s — and what might happen next

Shoppers enter a Kohl’s store in Peoria, Illinois. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images A little-known conglomerate of businesses including The Vitamin Shoppe, Pet Supplies Plus and a home chain called Buddy’s is suddenly the talk of retail. The Franchise Group, a public company with a market capitalization of approximately $1.6 billion, has entered … Read more

Here’s why the owner of Vitamin Shoppe wants to buy Kohl’s — and what might happen next

Shoppers enter a Kohl’s store in Peoria, Illinois. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images A little-known conglomerate of businesses, including The Vitamin Shoppe, Pet Supplies Plus and a home chain called Buddy’s, is suddenly the talk of retail. The Franchise Group, a public company with a market capitalization of approximately $1.6 billion, has entered … Read more