Max Kohl started the first Kohl’s department store in Brookfield way back in 1962 before it emerged into a chain of supermarkets offering high-end products at highly affordable prices. The company crossed the billion dollar sales mark in 1992 and has since firmly established business in 49 US states with 1,200 stores and counting. It entered the capital markets in 1992 and is now actively traded on the New York Stock Exchange as a public company.
Kohl’s exceeds $ 18 billion in sales and offers great value to customers with the help of 140,000 associates. The company believes in preserving the environment and develops energy -saving measures. Over 80% stores are Energy Star certified by the Environmental Protection Agency. It endorses educational programs and supports health programs for children.
What makes Kohl's unique?
Kohl's has several cost saving measures like Speed Checkout in place reducing the number of employees needed to sell world brands as well as private-label items created by renowned designers and developers. It offers modern classic fashion trends with great clarity and in keeping with the times.