Sport Supply Group, Inc. has acquired substantially all of the assets of Coaches Sports Corner, a regional team sports distributor based in Sandusky, Ohio, and certain assets of Greg Larson Sports, a national cataloger and regional team sports distributor based in Brainerd, Minnesota. Terms were not disclosed.
Commenting on these acquisitions, Adam Blumenfeld, chairman and chief executive officer, stated: “We are pleased to have completed these two transactions. Coaches Sports Corner will complement our existing road sales efforts in northern Ohio, whereas the Greg Larson Sports acquisition will give SSG a physical road presence in the new territories of Minnesota, South Dakota and North Dakota. Greg Larson Sports also mails a national physical education and athletic catalog. We look forward to working closely with the teams from Coaches Sports Corner and Greg Larson Sports to further enhance the reach of both businesses.”
Sports Supply’s team dealer network also includes Dixie Sporting Goods, Orlando Team Sports (OTS), Kesslers Team Sports and Salkeld Sports.