Slinger Bag announced its latest distribution agreement with Trading and Logistics Group, Inc. to bring it business to the tennis community in Puerto Rico.
Trading and Logistics Group, Inc. was founded by Tony Esteves and who works with brands including Diadem Tennis in addition to Slinger.
Based in San Juan, Trading and Logistics Group, Inc. will work with Slinger Bag to roll out a grassroots campaign aimed at building awareness for the brand at tennis retailers and with amateur, recreational and college players as well as coaches.
“We are always proud to put another pin in the tennis map at Slinger,” said Mike Ballardie, CEO, Slinger Bag. “Tennis is truly a global sport, and Puerto Rico has a number of stars on the international stage and, like many places around the world, a recent increase in interest in the sport, driven by the pandemic and the desire to compete, stay fit and play sports in a safe and distanced manner. We believe Slinger is well-positioned to keep that enthusiasm growing in the sport in the coming years and to making training and practicing more accessible for tennis players in Puerto Rico.”
“The current tennis environment here in Puerto Rico is very enthusiastic,” said Esteves. “We are excited to join with Slinger to bring their innovative products serving the tennis market to the many tennis players in Puerto Rico.”