BSN Sports, a division of Varsity Brands, announced that it has acquired I.D. Clothing Company (dba Team Gear) based in Whippany, NJ, supported by its in-house decoration and customization facilities.

Through this acquisition, the Team Gear leadership and its sales and support teams join BSN Sports. The Team Gear office will transition into a regional sales office, expanding BSN Sports’ nationwide network of locally based sales and service teams. Team Gear’s decoration operations will remain under current ownership while joining BSN Sports’ third-party decoration system.

Terry Babilla, BSN Sports’ President, said, “The addition of Team Gear to the BSN Sports family is an exciting milestone in what has proven to be an incredible year for our team with the resurgence of Team Sports.  We look forward to this opportunity to expand upon Team Gear’s trusted reputation for customized product offerings with access to free premier coaching and development resources, our line of team and school campus branding products, and exclusive ordering platforms that truly bring forth a one-stop shopping experience for coaches, schools and athletic organizations.”

Team Gear operating partner Jeff Rappaport added, “The ability to serve coaches, athletes and teams through our Team Gear family over the years has been an incredible experience. We are excited about the opportunity to continue creating lifelong memories for local athletic programs by joining BSN Sports while providing an expanded selection of products, resources and support through their national brand. Our team values the potential and positive impact that this new chapter will bring to our communities.”