The nation’s largest specialty candy retailer may soon get even bigger.

BBX Capital Corp. has acquired It’Sugar for approximately $57 million. BBX said it plans to expand It’Sugar, which currently operates 95 locations in 26 states, by opening new retail stores in high-traffic leisure locations.

BBX has taken a 93% majority stake in the company. Jeff Rubin, founder and CEO of It’Sugar, will remain in his current position and continue to hold a “meaningful” membership interest. The specialty retailer will operate within the BBX Sweet Holdings vertical, which also includes Hoffman’s Chocolates, Anastasia Confections, Droga Chocolates, and several…