Scheels. About Scheels Three acres of potatoes were the seed for the first Scheels store in 1902.
Frederick A. Scheel, a German immigrant, used the $300 he earned from that first harvest of potatoes as the down payment on the first Scheels, a small hardware and general merchandise store in Sabin, Minnesota. Eastbay. Nike. Dicks Sporting Goods. Under Armour.