Sport Chalet Makes It Easy To Rally School Team Spirit With New Online Order
Fully customizable Sport Chalet Team Site serves as one-stop shop for
school-based fan apparel, field gear and fundraising needs
LOS ANGELES, June 3, 2013
LOS ANGELES, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Long gone are the days when the PTA,
coaches or team moms managed sporting apparel and equipment. Sport Chalet,
Inc., specialty sporting goods retailer, today announced the Sport Chalet Team
Site—a streamlined solution designed to help schools manage field- and
fan-based athletic apparel, footwear and equipment purchases. By simplifying
the process online, both athletes and fans alike can suit up for game day,
joining Chaminade College Prep, Esperanza High School, Tesoro High School,
Triton Touch Down Club and Torrey Pines High School, among other early Team
Through the newly available site portal, schools can create a team-dedicated
hub to support player and spectator orders across an extensive inventory of
customized apparel, footwear and equipment. Logo design is pre-selected by the
school to ensure brand consistency. Additionally, flexible shipment options
allow customers to receive product orders directly at the school, the team's
homes or the nearest Sport Chalet retail store for pick-up.
"Schools need a convenient and reliable channel where teams and families can
purchase gear without the usual order fulfillment nightmares," said Craig
Levra, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sport Chalet. "With the Sport
Chalet Team Site, school staff will no longer have to manage order forms,
checks, or cash from athletes and parents. Not to mention that schools can
take advantage of the site's tools to raise funds by offering spirit and fan
gear to the entire student body, friends and family."
The Sport Chalet Team Site—built on the KitOrder platform,a leading team
ecommerce solution—streamlines all order form submissions and payment
collections. In addition to schools, the Sport Chalet Team Site is also
available to community groups such as: clubs, churches, sports leagues and any
other organized teams.
To explore features of the new Sport Chalet Team Site, check out
http://team.sportchalet.com or contact Sport Chalet Team Sales directly at
1-800-250-4923. For media inquiries, contact SportChalet@formulapr.com.
About Sport Chalet
Sport Chalet (Nasdaq: SPCHA, SPCHB) is a premier, full service specialty
sporting goods retailer featuring the industry's top sports brands in apparel,
footwear, and sports equipment. Founded in 1959 by Norbert Olberz, the company
has 53 stores in Arizona, California, Nevada and Utah; an online store at
www.sportchalet.com; a Team Sales division; and offers more than 50 specialty
services for the sports enthusiast, including online same day delivery,
climbing, backcountry skiing, ski mountaineering, avalanche education, and
mountain trekking instruction, car rack installation, snowboard and ski rental
and repair, Scuba training and certification, Scuba boat charters, team sales,
gait analysis, baseball/softball glove steaming and lacing, racquet stringing,
and bicycle tune-up and repair at its store locations. For more information,
visit Sport Chalet at www.sportchalet.com.
SOURCE Sport Chalet
Contact: Formula PR, 310-578-7050, SportChalet@formulapr.com
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