Celtic Partners with Studio 88
8/17/2017 9:44:50 AM

Celtic Partners with Studio 88 Bloemfontein Celtic is delighted to announce a one-year sleeve sponsorship deal with one of the largest branded leisure fashion and footwear retail chains, Studio 88.

Embracing the new relationship Celtic CEO, Khumbulani Konco expressed sheer gladness at the chance given to the team by saying: “I’m absolutely static and positive about the prospect of our relationship with Studio 88 to reach greater heights. Their decision to partner with us is a clear demonstration of our mutual understanding and of sharing the same vision.”

“I feel this relationship can push the names of both brands even more into the national consciousness. Studio 88 will without doubt hugely benefit from the support anticipated from multitudes of our supporters across the country. I hope this also leads to a successful season in the field!”

Affirming the partnership the Studio 88 Director Bruce Binnie stated that, “Studio 88 is proud to be the Bloemfontein Celtic sleeve sponsor for the 2017/2018 football season. We fully support and believe in the team’s potential and wish the players, coach, management and support staff a successful upcoming season. The potential is there for Siwelele Sa Masele to improve on last season’s performance and with the support of their loyal and passionate supporters there is no stopping them”

About Studio 88 – Company History

Studio 88 opened its first store in the CBD of Johannesburg in 2001 and in a very short space of time has grown well over 200 stores.

Studio 88 has since morphed into the Studio 88 Group of Companies; Studio 88, Side Step, Skipper Bar, Jelly Planet, Adidas Concept Stores and DMD Linea Italiana.

The Studio88 Group of Companies’ latest acquisition - The GERI International multibrand boutiques founded some 23 years ago and has become a truly niche business that provides a more eclectic mix to the Studio 88 Group of Companies stable mix.

These seven chains complete the Group with over 440 stores. Our stores are located predominantly in South Africa with numerous stores in Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia and Zambia.

In 2012, RMB Venture Holdings (a Division of Rand Merchant Bank) acquired a percentage of the Group, thus providing the Group with added credibility.