Hibbett Sporting Goods Inc. Opens a Sports Additions in Ada, OK October 2011

October 31, 2011 » Hibbett Sporting Goods Inc. Opens a Sports Additions in Ada, OK


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (October 28, 2011) – National sporting goods retailer Hibbett Sporting Goods, Inc. has opened its newest Sports Additions store in Ada, Oklahoma.The new store opened at 1131 North Hills Shopping Center in Ada on Thursday, October27 and will employ approximately seven full and part-time team members.

Announcing the opening, Hibbett Sporting Goods, Inc. President and CEO Jeff Rosenthalnoted, “This convenient new location is a win-win for our company and the Adacommunity. We are very excited to be serving the customers in this area.”

Sports Additions stocks a large selection of athletic footwear and accessories. “With the buying power of a national company, we offer our customers the convenience of buyingthe best in footwear right in their own neighborhoods,” said Rosenthal, “and we extensively train our employees to make sure they can provide superior service to ourcustomers.”

“We research the markets we enter to learn what the customers of that area want,” added Rosenthal. “We constantly update our merchandise assortment to offer the latest inperformance and fashion so that we can meet the diverse needs of our customer’s active lifestyles.”

Oklahoma has been a target of the companies’ expansion for several years now. With theaddition of the new Sports Additions in Ada, the company now has 19 Sports Additionsnationwide and 40 Hibbett Sports stores in Oklahoma.

In business since 1945, Hibbett Sporting Goods, Inc. operates over 800 sporting goodsstores in small to mid-sized markets, predominantly in the Sunbelt, Mid-Atlantic and theLower Midwest. The company’s primary store format is Hibbett Sports, a 5,000 squarefootstore located in dominant strip centers and enclosed malls. Each store typically lieswithin 150 miles of another store location.-###-