On April 26, Academy said it opened its third distribution center in Cookeville, Tenn., and said the facility would support growth of its network of stores throughout the Midwest along with a growing e-commerce business, which launched in 2011.
Academy has doubled in size the past 10 years and today operates more
than 200 stores which generated annual sales last year of $4.6 billion.
The company was acquired by KKR in May 2011 when it operated 131
locations with annual sales of $2.7 billion. . . . more