Special event date
Dated: Friday November 26e
Hours: 11:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Pitches: Williamsburg, Brooklyn; Queens Street, Toronto; West 4e, Vancouver
Event: Live Music
Special event promotion: 30% discount
RYU is also proud to celebrate its sixth anniversary with a look back at key milestones, including the recent launch of its inaugural catalog, and a glimpse of what lies ahead for the brand’s continued growth.
What started as a mixed martial arts equipment company in 2015 has grown into a coveted sportswear brand united by purpose and motivated by movement. By focusing on a broader performance and lifestyle consumer and expanding its product lines to include versatile apparel, bags and accessories, RYU has grown into a leading omnichannel retailer with a commerce platform. rugged electronics, wholesale accounts, mortar stores, and a whole new catalog business.
Led by an industry leader Rob blair As COO, the team’s understanding of market trends and cutting edge design has contributed to a growing loyal fan base and several strategic partnerships:
- Special brand uniforms and equipment for the Canada’s National Skateboard Team to represent their country at the Tokyo Olympics, as well as a limited edition of hoodies and t-shirts for the public
- Official sponsor of high performance clothing for the NFL Alumni Academy, including exclusive training gear and branded streetwear clothing for athletes and coaches
- Influence campaign and exclusive brand collection with The wall trainer, manufacturers of training machines for the whole body
Additionally, RYU launched its first print catalog earlier this month, with distribution to households across the United States. The catalog program generated an increase of 407% USD compared to the same period the previous year. In addition, combined e-commerce sales are up 116% increase over the same period the previous year. This new sales and marketing channel, part of their four-pillar growth strategy, creates an additional point of contact for existing customers while expanding their reach to new audiences.
“Celebrating our anniversary is celebrating our customers, partners and shareholders. Without their support we would be in a very different situation today ”, said the CEO Caesar Fazari. “Their confidence in our vision has enabled us to take several successful steps over the past year… and we are just getting started. “
RYU looks forward to the solid final two months of 2021, which will set them up for the sequel: reinventing their brand to tell a clearer, more inspiring story that resonates with their audience, and rebuilding their consumer database for more precise targeting. and awareness.
According to Technavio, the global sportswear market is expected to grow by more than $ 157 billion between 2020-2024. RYU capitalizes on this opportunity by investing in its brand, expanding its audience base, pursuing synergistic partnerships and continuing to design innovative clothing for performance and everyday life that reflects a conscious and continuous practice of movement.
About RYU Clothing
RYU Apparel (TSXV: RYU, OTCQB: RYPPF), or Respect Your Universe, is an award-winning brand of urban sports clothing and accessories designed for the fitness, performance and lifestyle of men and women. athletic woman. Designed without compromise for fit, comfort and durability, RYU exists to facilitate optimal human performance. For more information, please visit the RYU website at: http://ryu.com.
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