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October 11, 2016

RIDDELL ANNOUNCES 2016 SMARTER FOOTBALL GRANT RECIPIENTS

Total of Ten Youth and High School Teams Spanning the U.S. and Canada Rewarded with New Product Donation from Football Equipment Innovator   Rosemont, Ill. – October 3, 2016 – Today Riddell announced the winners of its 2016 Smarter Football program,...
August 26, 2016

RIDDELL CELEBRATES GROUNDBREAKING ON KOLLEGE TOWN SPORTS FACILITY IN SUN PRAIRIE, WISCONSIN

ROSEMONT, Ill. — August 26, 2016 — ROSEMONT, Ill. — August 26, 2016 — Riddell officially began construction on a new Kollege Town Sports facility and held a groundbreaking ceremony yesterday at the site in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. The special event featured Riddell and Kollege Town senior leaders and employees, as well as customers, development partners and public officials. The Sun Prairie facility will support all aspects of Kollege Town’s apparel business, while also housing their “fanaKTive” graphics-based product line. A division of Riddell since October 2015, Kollege Town manages Riddell’s growing apparel category.
July 13, 2016

RIDDELL BREAKS GROUND ON NEW PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION FACILITY IN NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OHIO

ROSEMONT, Ill. — July 13, 2016 — Riddell, the leader in football innovation, today officially kicked off the construction process for the company’s new facility in North Ridgeville, Ohio with a groundbreaking ceremony at the new site with its senior leaders and local workforce, development partners and public officials. The North Ridgeville operations will be Riddell’s new home for assembly of on-field football helmets and custom shoulder pads, and will serve as the company’s primary reconditioning plant. Additionally, Riddell will relocate its production of full-size collectible football helmets and distribution of most football gear and apparel to the new facility. The new facility is expected to open in early 2017.

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