SAN ANTONIO (press release) – The following is a press release from Academy Sports + Outdoors:
Whataburger and Academy Sports + Outdoors have launched an exclusive line worthy of a Texas-sized summer celebration: the very first Magellan Outdoors x Whataburger co-branded apparel.
Short-sleeved breathable woven fishing shirts, lightweight long-sleeved crew shirts, boat shorts and caps are all part of the new range. True to the Academy’s Magellan Outdoors brand, the clothing has been designed for outdoor enthusiasts, and some of the unique designs pay homage to menu items fans can get 24/7 at Whataburger. .
“We had fun working with Academy and their Magellan Outdoors brand to design Whataburger apparel that we know our fans will be hooked on,” said Rich Scheffler, senior vice president and chief marketing officer of Whataburger. “We hope our family members and fans enjoy traveling the waterways with some of these brand new items.”
Full lineup is only available for a limited time, so visit one of 106 Academy Sports + Outdoors locations across Texas before it’s too late. Customers spending $ 20 or more in-store on products from the collection will receive a special edition Whataburger and Magellan Outdoors table tent for free, while supplies last.
Fans from other parts of the country can also purchase the exclusive equipment online at academy.com/shop-whataburger and a number of models will be available on Whataburger’s online Whatastore at shop.whataburger.com.
“This is the very first collaboration between Whataburger and Academy Sports + Outdoors’ exclusive brand Magellan Outdoors – it’s the secret sauce in fishing fad,” said Lawrence Lobpries, senior vice president of marketing at ‘Academy Sports + Outdoors. “We’re thrilled to bring together two iconic Texas brands for summer fun that you can only find at the Academy.”
Prices vary by item and are available while stocks last.
Whataburger has been focused on its fresh, made-to-order burgers and friendly customer service since 1950, when Harmon Dobson opened the first Whataburger as a small roadside burger stand in Corpus Christi, TX. Today, the company is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, with more than 850 locations in its 14 states and revenues of more than $ 2.8 billion annually. Whataburger has 50,000 family members (employees) and over 60 million customers who love to customize their Whataburgers to their liking. Visit whataburger.com Where pivot-vous.com for more information. To apply for Whataburger jobs now, visit whataburger.com/careers.
About the Academy
Academy is one of the leading sporting and outdoor recreation goods retailers in the United States. Originally founded in 1938 as a family business in Texas, Academy now has 259 stores in 16 contiguous states. Academy’s mission is to provide “Fun for All” and Academy fulfills this mission with a localized merchandising strategy and a value proposition that connects strongly with a wide range of consumers. Academy’s product assortment focuses on key categories of Outdoors, Apparel, Footwear, and Sports & Leisure through leading national brands and a portfolio of 19 private labels, which rank well in the -beyond the traditional offers of sporting goods and clothing. For more information visit www.academy.com.
(Press release from the Sports + Outdoor Academy)