JACKRABBIT OPENS NEW STORE IN FT. WORTH, TEXAS
February 7, 2018 09:0 0ET
Denver, Co. – February 7, 2018 – Specialty running retailer JackRabbit announced today that it is prepared to open a new store location in the Montgomery Plaza in Ft. Worth, Texas on February 10, 2018. JackRabbit will now operate 10 stores in the Texas market. Ft. Worth is the 7th location in the Dallas/Ft. Worth market. JackRabbit also operates two locations in Austin and one in Houston markets.
JackRabbit currently operates 62 stores in 17 states along with its ecommerce platform www.jackrabbit.com. The 8,800 square foot Ft. Worth store will feature a full assortment of running and training footwear, apparel and accessories from JackRabbit’s many premium brand partners.
“We are very pleased to become a part of the Ft. Worth running and active lifestyle community. It is one of the most vibrant and active running markets in the country,” said Bill Kirkendall, JackRabbit CEO. “Ft. Worth is a continuation of our aggressive growth in the State of Texas.”
JackRabbit is owned by CriticalPoint Capital, a private investment firm based in Manhattan Beach, Ca. In partnership with management, the firm will continue to support the JackRabbit first-class customer service and growth strategy which will better serve our passionate customer base.
ABOUT CRITICALPOINT CAPITAL
Founded in 2012, CriticalPoint Capital is a private investment firm based in Manhattan Beach, Ca. The firm is focused on acquiring companies with long-term value creation opportunities and with management teams that can benefit from patient capital and a thoughtful approach to growth. CPS’s preferred investments are corporate divestitures, companies in a state of transition, and special situations.
Headquartered in Denver, Co., JackRabbit is a leading omni-channel specialty running retailer in the United States focused on delivering products and solutions that serve the needs of active community. Utilizing its expertise in sports science, JackRabbit provides personalized services to help customers find the perfect footwear, apparel and accessories. There are now 62 JackRabbit and JackRabbit-affiliated stores in 17 states with approximately 800 employees.
Bill Kirkendall, CEO