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Feb 02, 2016, 08:30 ET
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Fanatics Acquires Leading International Sports eCommerce Company

 Fanatics, Inc., the leading provider of officially licensed sports merchandise, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Kitbag, a...

Sep 02, 2014, 10:03 ET

JCPenney Teams Up With Sports eCommerce Leader Fanatics to Score an All-New Online Fan Shop

 JCPenney today announced the launch of an all-new Sports Fan Shop experience on that will be powered by Fanatics, the largest...

Aug 21, 2014, 10:20 ET

Industry Veteran Matt Madrigal Joins Fanatics As Chief Technology And Product Officer

 Fanatics, Inc., the world's leading online retailer of officially licensed sports merchandise, today announced Matt Madrigal has joined the...

Jul 22, 2014, 06:00 ET

Fanatic Fans, Inc. Announces Acquisition of WCS Enterprises, LLC and Appointment of New Officers and Business Direction

 Fanatic Fans, Inc., f/k/a/ Calibrus, Inc. located in Tempe, Arizona, a development company in Social Media and Mobile Applications...

Oct 25, 2012, 17:07 ET

Honoring Tales of Its Beginning, Novi Becomes Sixth Outlet for Fanatic U and Detroit-Area Sports Fans

The number six is important in the history of the City of Novi.  According to legend, Novi took its name from the Roman numeral for six, as it...

Sep 06, 2012, 10:26 ET

Lions Fans Invited to Kick Off Season with Tailgate Party & MTV Show Filming at Garden City Store Grand Re-Opening

 As the Lions are getting set to kick off the 2012 season, Fanatic U invites you to come celebrate the kickoff of its remodeled and expanded...

Apr 03, 2012, 09:00 ET

Search Fanatics Hires Industry Veteran Todd Friesen as SVP of Search

 Todd Friesen, a pioneer in the field of SEO, has held senior positions at some of the world's largest agencies including Performics, Position...

Jan 17, 2012, 12:51 ET
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Fanatics Launches "Fanatics Cares" to Help Raise Funds & Awareness for Charitable Organizations

 Fanatics, Inc., the world's largest online retailer of officially licensed sports merchandise, announces their newest division that...

Mar 01, 2011, 12:19 ET

Participate in the College Basketball Tournament With Sports Club for Fanatics, Inc.

March is here, and we are ready to get a little crazy! You don't have to be courtside to take part in the action. Using the College Basketball...