Sports Trade Awards 2014- Sponsor update

Datateam Business Media, home to the SGB group of magazines and organiser of the Sports Trade Awards is delighted to welcome FIVE new sponsors to a high profile line-up including adidas, HI-TEC, activinstinct, Sporting Goods Business, Skechers Performance Division and The Children’s Air Ambulance.

Reydon Sports has kindly agreed to sponsor the champagne reception. Reydon Sports is the UK’s No.1 Sports Wholesaler, delivering a wide variety of sports equipment and apparel from many of the world’s best loved brands. The company’s Oliver Graham said. “Reydon Sports is delighted to have the opportunity to support the 2014 Sports Industry Awards. We’re looking forward to what promises to be a great night with all our friends across the industry. We’ll see you there!”

Solutions for Sport is to sponsor ‘Most Innovative Product’. Solutions for Sport offers sales and marketing solutions for sports brands and retailers – from market representation for brands through to web strategies, business development and brand/retail consultancy. A company spokesperson said: “Sponsorship of the 2014 Awards allows us to support and celebrate the industry that we have been part of for over 20 years.”

Best Running Brand is sponsored by Sports Marketing Surveys. The company provides a comprehensive service across the sports equipment category including investigation into equipment used, market size calculations, brand performance measurement, market share and purchase channel analysis. The company’s Richard Payne said: “SPORTS MARKETING SURVEYS INC. is delighted to sponsor the Sports Trade Awards for the second year running building on the success and momentum from the inaugural event. As the leading research agency in the sports industry our business is directly linked to analysing performance and brands delivering outstanding products and services into the market, the Sports Trade Awards is the perfect event to recognise those companies and individuals who are exceling in a variety of sports.”

Glenway is a family run business dedicated to the supply of trophies and awards. This Year it celebrates its 38th anniversary – Datateam Business Media would like to thank them for sponsoring the trophies.

Sunwise Great British Innovation Eyewear offers superb styles and quality for all year round protection together with LP Supports, the professional sports support. Commenting on the decision to sponsor Best Independent Retailer, Managing Director Tony Aries said:

“Trans-Global Sports who supply the trade with brands of LP Supports and Sunwise Eyewear are delighted to sponsor the Sports Trade Awards. Independent retailers are a very important part of the sports industry and they need all the support the trade can give to them. What makes the Sports Trade Awards very special is that all winners are voted for by members of the industry.”