Red Raider Outfitter Launches Sportswear Program In Partnership With College Logos With Major League Baseball
LUBBOCK, Texas, April 6, 2016 / PRNewswire / – In a historic cross-licensing agreement, Texas University of Technology the logos have been approved to sit alongside the Texas Ranger and Houston Astros trademarks.
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Longtime sports brand Champion Apparel will exclusively manufacture clothing items, which will unite state pride for Red Raider fans who choose to show their support for both Texan technology and their favorite Lone Star State Major League Baseball (MLB) team.
“We are extremely honored to launch the program for Champion, Texan technology, and Major League Baseball. We have been an advocate of cross-licensing brands in the college licensing industry for many years, âsaid Stephen spiegelberg, Managing Director of Red Raider Outfitter. âTo see this program finally come together and provide a unique outlet for fans to support their two favorite teams is great. We are happy not only to support the initiative, but also to help campaign to make the process happen. Jean Steinmetz, CEO of Vista Bank, is well connected in the financial sports arena, and his support and connections allowed us to explore the opportunity to Texan technology in partnership with Major League Baseball. “
Spiegelberg added that he and Steinmetz were able to defend the initiative on behalf of Texas Tech Red Raider fans who also love their Texas Rangers and Houston Astros.
“Work with a progressive (Texan technology) sports director as Kirby Hocutt made it very simple. His licensing department saw the value of the opportunity to partner with MLB and quickly approved the co-branding of college grades, âhe said. “Mr. Hocutt is extremely well versed in all aspects of running a successful sports brand at the highest level.”
âThe Red Raider outfitter is proud to continue to place Texas Tech name on the front in positive and unique spotlight. It was a home run partnership all around. “
The Red Raider outfitter is located Lubbock, Texas. The store is an officially licensed retail store of Texas Tech. Stephen spiegelberg has guided the college retail store for the past 20 years. Ranked by the Collegiate Licensing Company as one of the top three independent college retailers in United States, Red Raider Outfitter is synonymous with opening new avenues in college licensing. The iconic store is widely known by its slogan; “Fan favorite since 1975”.
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