First Field & Stream Specialty Store to Open Fall 2013
PITTSBURGH, March 12, 2013
PITTSBURGH, March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS),
the largest U.S.-based full-line sporting goods retailer, announced today its
specialty Field & Stream retail concept. Expected to open its first location
this fall in Cranberry Township, Pa., Field & Stream will carry the best
brands to meet the evolving needs of hunters, anglers and outdoorsmen.
Named for the iconic brand that for more than 140 years has been synonymous
with outdoor experiences, the Field & Stream store will offer a vast
assortment of outdoor equipment, accessories and services in hunting, fishing,
archery, camping and more.
"We look forward to opening the Field & Stream store and delivering a high
level of service for the passionate outdoorsman," said Joe Schmidt, President
& COO, DICK'S Sporting Goods. "DICK'S Sporting Goods originally began as a
bait and tackle shop, and the Field & Stream store will build upon both
brands' heritage to provide an excellent customer experience for outdoor
Field & Stream is being created for a passionate outdoors audience and will
employ people who are themselves enthusiasts, who can share their personal
connections, expertise and experiences. The store will carry a wide variety of
national brands and provide top of the line in-store services.
About DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc.
DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. is an authentic full-line sports and fitness
specialty omni-channel retailer offering a broad assortment of high quality,
competitively-priced brand name sporting goods equipment, apparel and footwear
in a specialty store environment. The Company also owns and operates Golf
Galaxy, LLC, a golf specialty retailer. As of February 2, 2013, the Company
operated 518 DICK'S Sporting Goods stores in 44 states, 81 Golf Galaxy stores
in 30 states and eCommerce websites and catalog operations for DICK'S Sporting
Goods and Golf Galaxy. DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. news releases are available
at http://www.dickssportinggoods.com/investors. The Company's website is not
part of this release.
Forward-Looking Statements Involving Known and Unknown Risks and Uncertainties
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release or otherwise made by our management in connection with the subject
matter of this release are forward-looking statements (as such term is defined
in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995) and involve risks and
uncertainties and are subject to change based on various important factors,
many of which may be beyond our control. Forward-looking statements include,
among other things, statements about our future expectations regarding the
in-store experience and the services the new store will provide. Our future
performance and financial results may differ materially from those included in
any such forward-looking statements and such forward-looking statements should
not be relied upon by investors as a prediction of actual results.
SOURCE DICK'S Sporting Goods
Contact: Cassie Eberle, Catalyst Public Relations on behalf of DICK'S Sporting
Goods, firstname.lastname@example.org, +1-704-644-6555 (office)
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