EUGENE, Ore. -- The University of Oregon Athletics Department has agreed to a five year partnership with TeamFanShop to be the official online provider of Oregon Duck apparel, gear and merchandise via the department's website, goducks.com, Senior Associate Athletic Director Joe Giansante announced Tuesday. The agreement goes into effect immediately.
To commemorate the new partnership with Oregon, TeamFanShop will sell exclusive "12-0 Win The Day" Pac-10 championship T-shirts, making this the first time the "Win The Day" logo and apparel has been licensed and sold. For a limited time, the shirts will be available only at goducks.com. Team Fan Shop has also guaranteed to offer more than 250 different Oregon-themed BCS Championship game items for fans to purchase during the holiday season.
Another hot item will be the new BCS Championship Jerseys, just annouced by Nike.
"Partnering with the Oregon Ducks in the midst of such a successful football season is very exciting," remarked TeamFanShop Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Brian Swallow. "We are looking forward to the challenges and opportunities operating the Oregon Ducks online store will bring, especially during this crucial time, and providing fans with a dynamic assortment of Ducks gear they need quickly to support Oregon throughout the season and in the years to come."
In addition to an increase in the selection of Ducks merchandise, the new online shop will offer a 365-day hassle free return policy, dedicated team of customer service representatives, the ability to place orders online or over the phone 24 hours a day, unconditional satisfaction guarantee on all merchandise, and shipping options to over 100 countries.
"We believe our fans are among the most enthusiastic and passionate fans in the world, and this partnership with TeamFanShop allows Ducks fans everywhere to show their pride," said Oregon Athletic Director Rob Mullens. "TeamFanShop is a proven, successful online enterprise offering our fans more product choices than they have ever had."
"It also comes with the added convenience of being able to purchase those items in a fast, reliable and affordable manner online at goducks.com. This is one more example of our department securing our self-sufficiency and we expect this relationship to significantly benefit our fans, our department and the entire university."
TeamFanShop is the industry leader in online retailing and excels in creating and offering popular market items that fans worldwide demand. The UO's new online store will feature more than 1,250 officially licensed items initially, including scores of football-related items and merchandise celebrating the Ducks' upcoming BCS Championship game appearance, all of which can now be accessed via goducks.com.
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