TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Majestic Athletic and the National Football League have agreed to a wide ranging multi-year contract extension, continuing a partnership that has flourished for more than 26 years.
Through the new agreement, Majestic will retain the rights to design, produce and distribute a broad assortment of men's and women's fan wear apparel across multiple channels of distribution.
"We're thrilled to announce the extension of this premier sports license and believe it illustrates the long-standing trust and partnership we've enjoyed for decades with the National Football League," said Jim Pisani, President of Majestic Athletic. "We've achieved robust success due to the tremendous passion and commitment of our associates. Their efforts have elevated the NFL business and brand across all the retail channels we supply product in."
"We're excited to extend our strategic partnership with a company who shares our passion for providing NFL fans with fashionable and trend right apparel," said Leo Kane, the National Football League's Senior Vice President of Consumer Products. "The Majestic team are licensed apparel innovators who understand our diverse fan base and have the expertise to build a Super Bowl caliber apparel assortment each season."
Majestic made its National Football League fan wear debut in 1989 and has strengthened its partnership by developing innovative products, service excellence, and maintaining a strong connectivity with the National Football League and its legion of fans. During the forthcoming term, the partnership will continue to focus on strategic retail channel growth and providing a broad assortment of apparel options to the global market.
ABOUT MAJESTIC ATHLETIC
Majestic Athletic designs, markets and manufactures performance athletic apparel, team uniforms, outerwear and licensed athletic wear. Majestic is the official on-field uniform of Major League Baseball and is also licensed by the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA), National Football League (NFL), National Football League Player Association (NFLPA), National Basketball Association (NBA), National Hockey League (NHL) and Collegiate Licensing Company (CLC). For more information on Majestic Athletic visit: www.majesticathletic.com
SOURCE Majestic Athletic