Pittsburgh, October 1, 2013–DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line sporting goods retailer, has announced that a new store will be opening soon in West Des Moines, IA.
The new store is expected to open in fall 2013 and will feature Nike, adidas and Under Armour shops, athletic and outdoor footwear and the latest gear for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting and fishing.
DICK’S is committed to serving its local communities through the efforts of its Community Marketing and Community Youth Sports programs, which work with local organizations to support schools and youth organizations in their pursuit of sports and outdoors.
DICK’S expects to open a similar amount of stores in 2013 as they did in 2012. To celebrate the new store in West Des Moines, DICK’S will host a three-day weekend of grand opening festivities with a variety of giveaways and special appearances in-store. Additional details on the grand opening festivities will be available in the coming weeks.
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About DICK’S Sporting Goods, Inc.
DICK’S Sporting Goods, Inc. is an authentic full-line sports and fitness specialty omni-channel retailer offering a broad assortment of high quality, competitively-priced brand name sporting goods equipment, apparel and footwear in a specialty store environment. The Company also owns and operates Golf Galaxy, LLC, a golf specialty retailer. As of August 3, 2013, the Company operated 527 DICK’S Sporting Goods stores in 44 states, 81 Golf Galaxy stores in 30 states and eCommerce websites and catalog operations for DICK’S Sporting Goods and Golf Galaxy. DICK’S Sporting Goods, Inc. news releases are available at http://www.dickssportinggoods.com/investors. The Company’s website is not part of this release.