Replay’s parent company Fashion Box has signed an agreement with internationally-acclaimed football club Paris Saint-Germain to become the Club’s "Official Denim Partner" for the next 4 seasons.
In addition to intellectual property, marketing and digital rights, Replay and Paris Saint-Germain will work hand in hand to develop exclusive premium capsule collections, which will be available from 2020 via the official Paris Saint-Germain sales network and through Replay’s retail and online channels.
Matteo Sinigaglia, CEO of Fashion Box SpA, said: “In a scenario that sees football as the most loved sport in the world, with over 2.5 billion fans spread across 5 continents, we have actively pursued this partnership which will enable us to strengthen our presence in the football world, which is, like ours, founded on great passion. Paris Saint-Germain is a Parisian team, the winning symbol of a city and a country we feel a great affinity with; it is the fastest growing brand in football and its amazing international reach should boost our global exposure. Given the fantastic collaboration already in place with football icon Neymar Jr., it felt like a logical next step to join forces with a team made up of football superstars and with a first team that includes 10 different nationalities."
Marc Armstrong, Paris Saint-Germain Chief Partnerships Officer, added: “We are delighted to welcome Replay to the Paris Saint-Germain family. Our brands share a common ambition to connect with a young and fashion-conscious audience worldwide while embodying the values of Paris. In recent years, Paris Saint-Germain has become the epitome of sport and style and we look forward to working closely with Replay to develop creative products and content for our global fan base.”
In line with the Club’s unique sponsoring approach, the partnership between the two brands will go far beyond traditional marketing rights to involve creative collaborations ranging from digital to retail experiences.