(PRWEB) August 04, 2015 -- Fanatics, Inc., the market leader for officially licensed sports merchandise, today announced an exclusive multi-year memorabilia agreement with Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant. Fanatics Authentic, the company’s memorabilia division, will be the sole seller of Bryant’s authentic autographed memorabilia, offering hundreds of unique products.
Bryant, the Cubs’ top prospect, was called up earlier this season and participated in Major League Baseball’s Home Run Derby and All-Star Game. There is already a high demand for his merchandise as he is currently one of the top-selling MLB players on Fanatics. The new partnership with Bryant will offer fans a wide selection of authentic autographed and game-used items.
“We are honored and excited Kris chose to partner with us to offer his fans an unparalleled assortment of authentic memorabilia,” said Ross Tannenbaum, President of Fanatics Authentic. “This is a truly unique opportunity as Kris has already shown his ability to have an impact both on and off the field.”
“I am thrilled to join Fanatics and be able to offer fans exclusive merchandise,” said Bryant. “Fanatics is the premier online destination for authentic autographed collectibles and I am excited to join their team of exclusive athletes who are some of the top players in their sport.”
Bryant joins an impressive roster of Fanatics’ exclusive athletes, which includes Boston Red Sox first baseman David Ortiz, Denver Broncos Quarterback Peyton Manning and San Francisco 49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Bryant’s autographed memorabilia is now available at http://www.FanaticsAuthentic.com and http://www.Fanatics.com.
Fanatics is the largest retailer of officially licensed sports merchandise and provides the ultimate shopping experience to sports fans. A top 50 Internet Retailer Company, Fanatics comprises the broadest online assortment by offering hundreds of thousands of officially licensed items via its Fanatics (http://www.fanatics.com) and FansEdge (fansedge.com) brands, as well as the largest selection of sports collectibles and memorabilia through Fanatics Authentic (http://www.fanaticsauthentic.com). A multi-channel company, Fanatics operates more than 300 online and offline stores, including the e-commerce business for all major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, PGA), major media brands (NBC Sports, CBS Sports, FOX Sports) and more than 150 collegiate and professional team properties. The company’s in-venue and event retail portfolio includes the NBA, NHL, NASCAR, Texas Longhorns, LSU Tigers, Arizona Coyotes and New Jersey Devils, allowing fans to experience a seamless shopping experience across online, mobile and physical store locations.
Cassandra Wesch, Fanatics Authentic, http://www.fanaticsauthentic.com, +1 9543828369, [email protected]
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