For Immediate Release
CUSTOM FOOTWEAR BRAND ISLIDE LANDS THIRD MAJOR SPORTS LICENSE
WITH NEW NHL LICENSING AGREEMENT
Boston, MA: ISlide, known for their ability to create custom slide sandals for any customer within days using a proprietary printing process, announced today that it has entered a two-year licensing deal with the National Hockey League (NHL) to manufacture and distribute footwear products and designs featuring NHL team logos.ISlide will be launching the program with more than 120 initial designs for the league (4 designs for each NHL team) on their website on September 24th, just in time for the start of the 2019-2020 NHL season which begins on Wednesday, October 2nd. This will allow fans the opportunity to “Stand In What You Stand For.” These will be exclusively available at www.islideusa.com on September 24th and be available at select retailers nationwide on October 1st. Custom NHL ISlides will also be available on Fanatics retail websites and at select in-venue retailers beginning on October 16th.
“Hockey aligns incredibly well with our brand, audience and current licenses,” said Justin Kittredge, Founder and CEO of ISlide. “We love hockey, we play hockey, our headquarters is in Boston where we are surrounded by hockey fanatics and this partnership is perfect for our company and hockey fans worldwide.”
ISlides are the highly sought-after athletic sandal that have been seen on the feet of countless athletes and celebrities to include Lebron James, Rob Gronkowski, Sidney Crosby, Steph Curry, Justin Bieber, and more. Islide who created DJ Khaled's famous "Another One" and "Bless Up" sandals fuses fashion with athletics by partnering with the NBA, MLB, Def Jam Records, and others to create officially licensed custom designs.
About ISlide: ISlide is the industry leader in premium, custom sandals. Founded in 2013 by Justin Kittredge, a 19-year footwear industry veteran, ISlide has amassed over 50 licenses and more than a dozen partnerships. ISlide enables consumers to create their own design on high-quality athletic sandals enabling individual expression and self-representation with peers, family, and friends, embodying the message “Stand In What You Stand For.”