Risky growth play for Haggen

SN's Growth List 2015: Haggen

Haggen is growing in a unique — some have said risky — way: through an acquisition eight times its original size that will expand its operations into three new states where its name is virtually unknown and, to many, unpronounceable.

And it’s doing it all in less than four months.

The 18-unit chain — backed by its majority investor, Comvest Group, West Palm Beach, Fla. — saw an opportunity and grabbed it, buying 146 of the 168 stores that needed to be divested when Alb

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