Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage on Friday said it was acquiring Independence, Mo.-based natural food retailer Nature’s Pantry. NGVC said it would close the store on Dec. 7 and reopen it under the Natural Grocers banner.
Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. NGVC said the transaction is expected to be accretive to in fiscal 2015, although it will be immaterial to earnings per share. The Indep