Retail

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.

Snow gear expo ramps up

Check out a few photos from the 55th annual SIA Snow Show that runs through Sunday at the Colorado Convention Center.

Denver company teams up with Under Armour

Boa Technology is tightening its grip on the hunting industry. The Denver-based company – which sells a device that replaces traditional shoelaces with steel wire and a twistable dial – is now selling its product device to Under Armour for a heavy-duty outdoor boot. The deal was announced last weekend at the Outdoor Retailer Winter… Read more »

Adventurer embarks on retail partnership

An endurance hiker who has traveled more than 30,000 miles is teaming up with a Boulder gear retailer on a new line of equipment.

Jeep shop shifts into manufacturing mode

A Denver company that tricks out Jeeps is switching gears and has started manufacturing its parts with new high-tech equipment.