Chennai: Tablez, a leading organised retail group, has opened the first Bangalore outlet of global sporting retailer, GO Sport, at Forum Shantiniketan Mall, today. The outlet was inaugurated by champion shuttler, Mr. Prakash Padukone. The brand was launched successfully in India last month, with its first superstore in Mumbai.
The brand will host a multitude of sports brands under one roof making it the first Multi-Brand, Multi-discipline Sports Superstore for all sports enthusiasts of Bangalore. GO Sport is positioning itself as the only one stop organised sports retailer with a multitude of consumer-friendly power brands and private label brands. Spread over 12,000 sq. ft, the superstore will provide Bangalore’s sporting enthusiasts an experience to remember. Tablez plans to expand GO Sport outlets to other metropolitan cities later this year.
On this special occasion, Mr. Adeeb Ahamed, Managing Director, Tablez said, “Tablez has time and again engaged with the aspirations of a young India and positioned itself as an identity, providing quality brands at great value. We are proud to have GO Sport join us on this journey and work with great zeal and intensity to be a game changer in the sporting retail industry.”
Samuel JODEAU, GO Sport’s Franchise Director, France and International said, “We are delighted with GO Sport’s introduction in India which illustrates our ability to seize opportunities in booming markets. With a population of more than one billion people, a growing middle class and youth, India represents a strategic area of development for the brand. GO Sport’s offer and positioning meet these needs.”
GO Sport is a place for everyone – from beginners to intermediate sport enthusiasts to the experienced ones. The offerings allow consumers to go beyond their personal best and up their game. GO Sport promises that it offers all that a consumer needs to explore and dive deeper into their sport, to proudly proclaim that they don’t just play sport, they Live Sport.
GO Sport believes in the philosophy of going beyond personal boundaries and is positioned as THE SPORTS SUPERSTORE. This concept, in India, brings together the world’s biggest and most specialist sport and fitness brands under one roof, with 70+ brands and labels. GO Sport will also be a specialist curator, working closely with sportspeople, experts and brands to create and showcase products that specifically enable enthusiasts to up their game and push their limits, whether they happen to be a beginner or a pro.
GO Sport’s offerings will range across apparel, accessories, footwear, and equipment in the categories of running, cycling, fitness, outdoor like hiking, trekking and camping along with racquet sports (badminton, tennis), team sports (football, cricket, basketball, volleyball), and swimming. Besides these, GO Sport will service the ‘family of sports lovers’ concept specifically through its Go Man, Miss Go, and Go Kids categories. GO Sport Superstore will also offer services related to different sports like racquet gutting, gait analysis for running, jersey customisation, and cycle workshop.