SEATTLE, Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --Tommy Bahama introduces the Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series, custom-designed fan apparel, featuring 40 of the top universities across the country. Additional schools will be added throughout the year. Designed to appeal to students, alumni and families, the Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series features university logoed polo shirts, camp shirts and half zip pullovers in college colors and details that are packed with school spirit.
"We're very excited about the new Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series and the opportunity to expand our existing sport product offering that includes MLB and NFL," says Doug Wood, CEO of Tommy Bahama. "The collegiate series offers our guests a well-rounded selection of upscale fan apparel that showcases their favorite college."
The Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series features some of the brand's signature styles in a range of college colors, each embroidered with the school's logo. Styles are offered in two fits: the existing Standard Fit and the new Trim Fit, which is slimmer through the body and sleeves. Key styles in the new Trim Fit include: the Clubhouse MVP, a DryTech polo in college colors with logo on left chest; the Camp Safari Polo, an all over palm print polo; and the Tiki Time Camp shirt, a classic Hawaiian print shirt in school colors to display your school pride and Aloha style.
Offered in Standard Fit, the Collegiate Emfielder, Clubhouse Alumni Polo, Collegiate Fez Fronds, Catalina Twill camp and Campus Flip, a reversible half zip pullover, are all a great way to show support for your favorite school. The Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series suggested retail prices range from $110 - $165.
Tommy Bahama is also celebrating its debut in the collegiate market with a sweepstakes to win a trip to the 2017 Maui Jim Maui Invitational, the premier early season college basketball tournament. The Tommy Bahama Maui Jim Maui Invitational Sweepstakes is the ultimate prize for any college basketball fan -- a trip for two and all access VIP tickets to the 2017 Maui Jim Maui Invitational held in Maui, November 20-22. The prize also includes: airfare, lodging, dinner at the Tommy Bahama Restaurant, Bar & Store in Wailea and a $1,000 Tommy Bahama gift card to use in store or online. The Tommy Bahama Maui Jim Maui Invitational Sweepstakes runs from August 14-September 12 at Tommy Bahama retail stores and online.
The Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series was developed in conjunction with licensing partners IMG College Licensing, LLC, Fermata Partners, Learfield Licensing Partners and 289c Apparel, Ltd. The collection will be available at tommybahama.com/collegiate, select Tommy Bahama stores, Follett Higher Education bookstores, Alumni Hall, Fanatics.com and select college bookstores and fan shops stores across the country.
The schools included in the Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series are:
1. Arizona State University
2. Auburn University
3. Baylor University
4. Clemson University
5. Florida State University
6. Gonzaga University
7. Louisiana State University
8. Michigan State University
9. Mississippi State University
10. Oklahoma State University
11. Pennsylvania State University
12. Stanford University
13. Syracuse University
14. Texas A&M University
15. Texas Christian University
16. Texas Tech University
17. United States Military Academy
18. University of Alabama
19. University of Arizona
20. University of Arkansas
21. University of California, Berkeley
22. University of California, Los Angeles
23. University of Florida
24. University of Georgia
25. University of Hawaii
26. University of Kansas
27. University of Miami
28. University of Michigan
29. University of Minnesota
30. University of Mississippi
31. University of Notre Dame
32. University of Oklahoma
33. University of Oregon
34. University of Southern California
35. University of Tennessee
36. University of Texas
37. University of Washington
38. Virginia Tech
39. Washington State University
40. West Virginia University
More schools will be added throughout the year.
ABOUT TOMMY BAHAMA
Tommy Bahama is part of Tommy Bahama Group, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Oxford Industries, Inc. Established in August 1992, with corporate headquarters in Seattle, Tommy Bahama is the iconic island lifestyle brand that defines relaxed, sophisticated style in men's and women's sportswear, swimwear, accessories, footwear and a complete home furnishings collection. The company owns and operates over 160 Tommy Bahama retail locations worldwide, 17 of which offer a Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar. The Tommy Bahama collection is available on TommyBahama.com and at the finest U.S. retailers, including Nordstrom and other specialty retailers. For more information, please visit www.tommybahama.com.
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