Chrome Industries is a global manufacturer of messenger bag, backpacks, utility cycling  apparel and utility cycling footwear. After establishing a reputation in Boulder, Colorado in 1995, Chrome moved to Denver for several years before relocating in 2002 to its now headquartered retail and company location in San Francisco. In August 2010, Chrome opened its second retail store in Manhattan, New York, and has since opened retail locations in Chicago, Portland, Seattle and a second San Francisco location in the Mission District.