Chicago Bears Ink Long-term Ecommerce Deal with Fanatics

Chicago, IL. (July 31, 2017) – The Chicago Bears today announced a new long-term partnership with Fanatics, the global leader for licensed sports merchandise, to operate the team’s new and improved ecommerce platform. The new online store, Store.ChicagoBears.com, will provide Bears fan worldwide with a state-of-the art online and mobile shopping experience to easily access…

Clemson Athletics and Fanatics Expand Partnership to Create Omni-channel Retail Experience for Tigers Fans

CLEMSON, SC. (July 27, 2017)– Clemson Athletics announced today a multiyear deal with Fanatics, the global leader for licensed sports merchandise, to take over physical retail operations across a number of the school’s athletics facilities. This new agreement builds on Fanatics’ previously signed long-term deal to power the schools’ ecommerce business, now allowing fans to…

Fanatics and NHL Rookie Superstar Auston Matthews Partner on Exclusive Collectible and Memorabilia Deal

SUNRISE, FL (June 2, 2017)– Fanatics, the global leader for officially licensed sports merchandise, has announced an exclusive collectibles and memorabilia partnership with NHL rookie star and Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews. Fanatics Authentic, the company’s memorabilia division, will be the sole distributor of authentic Matthews memorabilia, giving hockey fans and Maple Leafs supporters…

Fanatics and NFL Star Ezekiel Elliott Partner on his First-ever NFL Memorabilia and Collectibles Deal

SUNRISE, FL (May 31, 2017)– Fanatics, the global leader for officially licensed sports merchandise, has announced an exclusive collectibles and memorabilia partnership with Dallas Cowboys star running back Ezekiel Elliott. The deal will allow Fanatics Authentic, the company’s memorabilia division, to become the sole distributor of authentic Ezekiel Elliott memorabilia, allowing fans of one of…

Fanatics Completes Acquisition of Licensed Sports Group Business from VF Corporation

SILICON VALLEY – May 1, 2017 – Fanatics, a global leader of licensed sports merchandise, today announced it has completed the acquisition of VF Corporation’s (NYSE: VFC) Licensed Sports Group (LSG).  VF’s LSG business, which includes the Majestic® brand, supplies apparel and fan wear through licensing agreements with U.S. and international professional sports leagues and…

VF Corporation Enters Into Definitive Agreement to sell its Licensed Sports Group Business to Fanatics, Inc.

GREENSBORO, N.C. – April 4, 2017 – VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC), a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Licensed Sports Group (LSG) business to Fanatics, Inc. VF’s LSG business includes the Majestic® brand, which supplies apparel and fanwear through…

Fanatics and International Champions Cup Announce Expanded Retail Partnership for 2017 Summer Tournament

SILICON VALLEY (March 16, 2017 ) – Fanatics, the global leader for licensed sports merchandise, and the International Champions Cup (ICC) announced today an expanded omnichannel retail partnership for this summer’s highly anticipated 2017 International Champions Cup presented by Heineken featuring some of the world’s most exciting players and globally recognized clubs. Building off of…