lobal performance brand arrives in Sandton
Sandton City – Apollo Brands Pty Ltd, the official distributor for Under Armour within South Africa, has successfully moved into Sandton, opening their latest brand house in Sandton City, Johannesburg on Thursday 14 September.
Under Armour is a leader in innovative sports performance apparel, footwear and accessories offers performance enthusiasts worldwide with the advanced performance training gear and after much anticipation is now officially available in the iconic shopping destination in Johannesburg.
The new Brand House features 274sqm of interactive retail space and delivers a fully immersive brand experience, telling the brand story through displays designed to inform and inspire visitors.
Media, athletes and friends of the brand were among the guests invited to experience the new store before it opened to the public on Thursday morning. They were welcomed and introduced to the brands technologies in the categories Train, Run and Golf apparel, footwear and accessories for men, women and kids.
Under Armour athlete, Kevin Lerina who was crowned the IBO cruiseweight champion of the world was present on the opening day to grace the launch. In addition, he was also gearing himself up with the latest performance training apparels.
The official chain cutting ceremony was done by Gareth Kemp, MD of Apollo Brands. “We are extremely excited to have extended our national footprint by opening our sixth Brand House in the Hub of Johannesburg, we are looking forward to providing our shoppers with an unparalleled shopping experience.” Says Kemp.
To celebrate the opening, exclusive opening day offers will be available this weekend. Customers can follow the Under Armour social media platforms for further details on opening activities.
Under Armour store at Sandton City will trade from Monday – Saturday from 9am to 8pm and Sunday from 9am to 6pm.
For more information about Under Armour, visit UA.com and follow @UnderArmourZA on Instagram and Facebook.