Paisley Daily Express
Buddies sign new deal for club shop
St S Mirren Football Club has h put pen to paper on a deal with Pitch Pro Retail to provide the club shop and merchandising at the Paisley club.
The move is a step f forward in the club’s c continued efforts to progress the organisation’s infrastructure across all a areas of the business, with bosses at Saints saying the new deal is “the best way to ensure longevity of the club”.
The new partnership with Pitch Pro Retail, which officially begins on July 1, will allow proud St Mirren fans to continue purchasing club merchandise, memorabilia and clothing with the shop offering a wide variety of exciting ways to publicly showcase the support and love fans have for St Mirren.
The club and Pitch Pro Retail are now working together to provide increased opening hours for the shop, match day access and online shopping opportunities.
St Mirren chief executive Tony Fitzpatrick said:“We are excited to welcome Pitch Pro Retail back to St Mirren.
“As many will remember, the Provan family previously ran the club shop as Provan Sports Limited.
“They are committed to working with us to provide an enhanced service for our supporters as we build on the progress we have made over the last year.”
Director and head of Pitch Pro Retail, Alan Provan, said:“In the early 2000s, the club was at the heart of our first venture into kit supply and retail management as we transitioned from our original high street sports shops.
“While we’ve grown since we last managed the shop in 2014, to be back in Paisley is a source of immense pride for all involved at Pitch. We can’t wait to get started.”