Retail

Boulder’s American Recreation Products sold

The Boulder-based manufacturer of several iconic camping brands was sold to a California firm with plans to bring sleeping bag manufacturing stateside.

Christy Sports to close two locations, open Littleton megastore

The winter gear retailer has signed a lease on a massive Littleton space that it’s used in the past for seasonal events. The space – about twice the size of the biggest Christy Sports – will allow the company to push its patio furniture business year-round.

Bose pulls the plug on Cherry Creek store

The electronics retailer has powered down its First Avenue store, leaving a 3,000-square-foot hole in the Cherry Creek shopping lineup.

CarMax doubles Denver presence

The giant used car retailer announced that it will build two additional stores this summer in Parker and Loveland.

Cherry Creek bike store rebrands

A Cherry Creek bicycle retail and repair shop has rolled out a new neighborhood-focused identity.

Gear store scales up online retail

A Platte Street outdoor gear store is hoping to give its sales a boost with a revamped online presence.

Antiques dealer to shutter longtime shop

After 30 years in the same space on Broadway, an antique shop is closing down its brick-and-mortar operations. But its owner plans to transition the business to online sales and custom work.

Pack retailer launches new brand, store

A local pack retailer is making big strides this year, including its first brick-and-mortar store, a new line expansion overseas.