Multi-brand, multi-sport, multi-specialist superstore opens in Forum Shantiniketan Mall, Whitefield
Tablez, a leading organised retail group, has opened the first GoSports outlet in Bengaluru today. GoSport, a French global sportswear now at Forum Shantiniketan Mall, The outlet was inaugurated by champion shuttler, Mr. Prakash Padukone. The Go Sports 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 multitudeofconsumer-friendly power brands and private label brands. Spread over 12,000 sq. ft, the superstore will provide Bengaluru sporting enthusiasts an experience to remember. Tablez plans to expand GOSport 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 believes in the philosophy of going beyond personal boundaries and is positioned as THESPORTS 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 thats pecifically enable enthusiasts to up their game and push their limits, whether they happen tobe 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.
Tablez, a leading organised retail group, has introduced leading global brands in F&B, toys, lifestyle, and apparel to India. The company has brought brands like Springfield, Women’secret, Toys’R’Us, Babies’R’Us, Build-A-Bear,and GO Sport to the country. Tablez has also signed a strategic cooperation agreement with lifestyle brand YOYOSO to bring its stores to India. In the F&B space, Tablez holds franchise rights for Cold Stone Creamery and Galito’s in addition to successfully developing its home-grown brand,Bloomsbury’s. Tablez currently operates more than 60 outlets globally and plans to expand to 300 outlets by 2020.