- July 16, 2021
- Posted by: Stratford Team
- Category: Business
DENVER (CBS4) – Denver businesses saw traffic return to normal on Wednesday inside their downtown locations after more than a week of large crowds around Coors Field for MLB All-Star Game festivities. These small businesses say they’re grateful for the needed boost after more than a year of struggles from the pandemic.
“The last week and the last two weeks have been absolutely incredible. Such a blessing to be able to have the MLB All-Star Game here,” said Derek Friedman, the owner of Sportsfan retail shops in Colorado.
He owns four locations across the metro area including one shop on the 16th Street Mall and another six stores with a specialty focus on socks. His company employs a staff around 40 people.
While the All-Star…