Retail

Tent maker has its lightbulb moment

Steamboat Springs’ Big Agnes outdoor gear retailer is unfurling a new line of tents rigged with small LED lights.

Ski brand unveils new designs

A local ski manufacturer is hoping to ramp up its sales this year with models specifically for women and intermediate skiers.

E-bike shop zips into Bonnie Brae

A Longmont-based electric bike company, in tandem with an Aspen coffee shop, is expanding into a space on University Boulevard.

Longboard shop rides into Austin

A Denver skate shop is making a $1 million expansion into a new market with plans to open more locations across the country.

Snowboarder launches gear retail venture

An Arvada entrepreneur is getting his retail startup off the ground with handmade ski masks and hats made in Nepal. And he has plans to ramp up production throughout the year.

Fishing gear brand snags deal with Chaco

A Denver-based retailer is stepping into a new market with its first sandals, produced by national footwear brand Chaco and designed specifically for anglers.

‘We need high population, high income and bad weather’

Cherry Creek fits the expansion formula for high-end outdoor gear brand Arc’teryx and will soon be home to the retailer’s fifth U.S. stand-alone store, a $1 million project and one of its largest spaces yet.