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Was Kohl’s California Dreamin’?

Was Kohl’s California Dreamin’?

Earlier this year on the heels of reporting its 2015 results, Kohl’s announced its intent to close 18 store locations in 2016 and press forward on opening a smaller store format in addition to its clearance and outlet centers.

While time will tell with respect to its new growth vehicle(s) we believe the factors contributing to Kohl’ s store closing decisions are not...