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ESBM 3700 Entrepreneurial Environment: Local Business Research

Looking for Competitors

IBISWorld will answer the majority of your competitor questions such as:

  • How difficult is it to enter this market?
  • Is competitive rivalry intense?
  • What are typical costs associated with doing business in this industry?

If you are looking more data on some of your competitors or need very local data (eg. restaurants, retail shops, etc.), try the sources below.

Large Companies

Local Companies

Boulder Business

Considering Boulder for your venture? The Boulder Economic Council has lots of facts about doing business in Boulder.

Find a snapshot of Boulder's demographic makeup, or download the BEC Market Profile for more detail.

Be sure to look at the business section of the Daily Camera, the Denver Business Journal and BizWest for news and research about local businesses and businesspeople.

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