Pentax to Host Open Box Sale of Cameras, Lenses & Accessories to...

Pentax to Host Open Box Sale of Cameras, Lenses & Accessories to Benefit Animal Rescue


Denver, CO—Pentax Ricoh Imaging Americas Corp. is partnering with Denver Pro Photo to host an open box sale to benefit Animal Rescue of the Rockies (ARR), a nonprofit organization committed to rescuing, arranging foster care and finding permanent homes for homeless animals in and around the Denver metropolitan area.

Featuring new, gently used and reconditioned imaging products, Pentax’s open box sale will take place on March 1, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and March 2, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Denver Pro Photo, which is located at 800 S. Jason Street, Denver, CO 80223. Attendees can expect to find over 2,700 items, including DSLRs, point-and-shoot cameras, lenses, binoculars, spotting scopes and accessories sold at deeply discounted prices.

A portion of all proceeds generated from the sale will be donated to Animal Rescue of the Rockies ( to aid them in their mission of rescuing dogs and cats from overpopulated shelters and placing them in permanent, loving homes. Additionally, in an effort to support and promote animal adoption, representatives from ARR will be on-site March 2 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. with dogs and cats currently available for adoption.

“At Pentax we believe it is very important that we give back to our local community, said John Carlson, senior marketing manager, Pentax. “Animal Rescue of the Rockies works tirelessly to promote animal welfare in Denver and its surrounding suburbs, and we are happy to partner with a Denver-based retailer to give back to a Denver-based organization that does such important work.”

Guests attending this event are also encouraged to bring along their leashed furry friends to have a professional pet portrait taken. Treats and props to help capture the shot will be provided by Pentax.