Sports, Inc. has added nine team dealers to its membership. The additions increase the number of team dealers within Sports, Inc. to 215, with 328 sales locations across the country.
Sports, Inc.’s newest team dealer members are Team Sports, Inc. (Holland, OH), Collins Sport Center (Rochester, NH), Badger Sporting Goods (Madison, WI), Midwest Sporting Goods (Tulsa, OK), Nill Bros. Sporting Goods (Kansas City, MO), Johnson-Lambe Co. (Raleigh, NC), Marlow Sports (Forestville, MD), T&B Sports (San Rafael, CA) and Don’s World of Sports (Palos Hills, IL).
“Adding these nine quality team dealers to our membership strengthens
the independent dealer network,” said Sports, Inc. CEO Todd Adams. “Our
mission is to make independent sporting goods dealers more profitable,
and increasing the size and scope of our network of dealers better
enables us to perform that mission for all of our members.”
Sports, Inc. is a member-owned buying group of independent sporting goods dealers. SI’s 215 team dealers have over 1,530 sales professionals, including 730 road sales people, servicing accounts in the U.S. and Canada. Sports, Inc. team dealers account for over $750 million in team sales annually, making the group the largest team dealer organization in North America.
Sports, Inc. held its fall Team Dealers Show at the Four Seasons Hotel in Las Vegas, NV from Nov. 18-20. Over 600 sales people, buyers and owners from more than 200 dealers attended, representing the largest gathering of team dealers and suppliers in the nation.