Openings and Closings

Planet Sub now open off 16th Street Mall

Planet Sub, a sandwich chain out of the Midwest, has been heading west, and opened its first Colorado store in downtown Denver last month.

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Located at 1617 California Street, this shop features the chain's signature homemade bread and Colorado brews on tap, as well as some Colorado-friendly touches in the space itself: beetle-kill pine,reclaimed corrugated siding, in-house recycling.

This won't be the only Planet Sub in Colorado; the chain plans to open seven stores here in the next eight years.

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Isa Jones is an editor in Jackson Hole; her writing has appeared all over the Internet and occasionally in print.
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