J.W. Childs Associates Takes Majority Stake in Shoe Sensation
August 06, 2015
J.W. Childs Associates has announced that it acquired a majority interest in Shoe Sensation, a family footwear retailer in the U.S. Midwest, from Palisade Capital Management. Established in 1984, the company has grown from 62 locations across 10 states in 2010 to 115 stores across 17 states today. J.W. Childs' investment came from its Fund IV, which has raised around $236 million thus far and is yet to hold its final close. Palisade had backed the company since 2007.