Aug. 15, 2012
WASHINGTON - The new official online store of the Georgetown University Department of Athletics is now open to all fans, students and alumni. Georgetown Athletics partnered with TeamFanShop, a leader in e-commerce solutions and business division of Fanatics, Inc., to bring a complete team product line that includes hundreds of officially licensed sports apparel and gear.
Multiple departments are available including T-shirts, hats, jerseys, tailgating gear, home décor, collectibles, auto accessories and more. The Hoyas' official shop also features custom GU merchandise where customers "Pick A Sport" to highlight on their apparel. Georgetown fan gear is in-stock and ready to ship within just one business day.
"Partnering with TeamFanShop is terrific for the department. We chose their online service for GUHoyas.com to provide our fans a first-class shopping experience," said Associate Athletic Director for External Affairs Dan O'Neil. "Our loyal Georgetown fans deserve an online store that has a large assortment of choices and is user friendly. TeamFanShop allows us to deliver just that and more while reaching Hoya fans around the globe."
The upgraded Hoyas online store improves the customer experience by including the best assortment of quality merchandise and the most trusted name brands. 24/7 customer service, flat-rate shipping on any size order and a hassle-free 365-day return policy make for quick and efficient delivery.
The site features simple navigation, safe and secure checkout and multiple payment options as well as an unconditional satisfaction guarantee. Additionally, a portion of the proceeds from the store will benefit the Department of Athletics.
Fans can access the store through www.GUHoyas.com.
About Fanatics // TeamFanShop
TeamFanShop, Inc., is the business development arm of Fanatics, Inc., a leading provider of e-commerce, merchandising, marketing and fulfillment services for professional sports leagues and teams, collegiate athletic programs and conferences, and other major sports properties. Offering broad assortments online consisting of hundreds of thousands of officially licensed items, Fanatics leverages both its large network of partners and its own collection of proprietary brands, including Fanatics (http://www.fanatics.com) and FansEdge (http://www.fansedge.com), to distribute goods to consumers all over the world. For more information about Fanatics, Inc., please visit http://www.fanaticsinc.com.
Kynetic is a private company focused on building consumer Internet businesses that capitalize on the digital transformation of commerce. Kynetic includes three brands at the forefront of innovation in the online commerce space: Fanatics, a leading online retailer of licensed sports merchandise, Rue La La, a leading online private sale destination in the U.S., and ShopRunner, an innovative members-only service which aggregates shopping benefits from top retailers and brands. Founded in 2011 by Internet entrepreneur Michael G. Rubin, Kynetic is based in the Greater Philadelphia area. For more information about Kynetic, please visit http://www.kynetic.com.