Music lifestyle brand SOL REPUBLIC now available at Argos

Milton Keynes, UK, 2014-4-8 — /EPR Retail News/ — Fans of world leading music lifestyle brand, SOL REPUBLIC, can now access the range of premium headphones and wireless speakers at online retailer Argos.

Dedicated to enhancing people’s lives through better sounding headphones and speakers and constantly developing its products to look, sound and feel unlike anything else in the market, SOL REPUBLIC offers a range of customisable on-ear and over-ear headphone models, as well as a variety of in-ear headphones.

Argos customers can now choose from 12 different options from the SOL REPUBLIC collection, including the stylish 1601-36 Master Tracks On-Ear Headphones featuring X3 Sound Engines for dynamic sound with precise accuracy. The SOL REPUBLIC Master Tracks recently won the accolade “2013 Headphone of the Year” in the 2013 Stuff Gadget Awards by the internationally acclaimed Stuff Magazine.

Customers can benefit from the ease of checking stock availability at their local store online and reserving it for collection as soon as they need it from one of more than 730 stores across the UK.

Elan Elton, Technology Buyer at Argos, said: “Music sounds so much better when listened to through premium headsets and the addition of the iconic SOL REPUBLIC brand to our extensive range of audio technology is exciting news for music fans.  Offering must-have brands that our customers demand is really important to us.”

Kevin Lee, SOL REPUBLIC co-founder and CEO said: “After only one year in the UK market SOL REPUBLIC has established itself as one of the fastest growing lifestyle brands in headphones because of our passion for great sound, great style and game-changing features like interchangeability and indestructability.”

SOL REPUBLIC is just one of several new brands across a range of product categories now available at Argos, launched as part of its transformation strategy.  Clothing brands now available include Billabong, Redfoot, Peppa Pig and an exclusive children’s collection from Emma Bunton. Customers shopping for the home can now access Emma Bridgewater, Denby, Nutribullet, Green Pan and Royal Doulton at Argos, and fitness fans are able to buy Nordic Track and Pro Form.

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Notes to Editors:
For more information, please contact the Argos Press Office on 0845 120 4365 or email: media.relations@argos.co.uk.  Follow us on Twitter at @argos_PR.

For more information regarding SOL REPUBLIC, please contact Alexandra Burton on +31 646638386 or email: alexburton@solrepublic.com. Follow SOL REPUBLIC on Twitter at @SOLREPUBLICUK

About Argos
Argos is a leading UK digital retailer, offering around 40,000 products through www.argos.co.uk, its growing mobile channels, stores and over the telephone.

Argos continues to be the UK’s largest high street retailer online with 635 million website and app visits in the 12 months to February 2013.  Argos serves around 124 million customers a year through its network of around 734 stores.

In the financial year to February 2013, Argos sales were £3.9 billion and it employed some 30,000 people across the business.

Argos is part of Home Retail Group, the UK’s leading home and general merchandise retailer.

About SOL REPUBLIC
SOL REPUBLIC is a global consumer electronics company dedicated to enhancing people’s lives through style, sound and technology. Comprised of music fanatics, SOL REPUBLIC develops its products from the ground up to look, sound and feel unlike anything else in the market. For more information, visit www.SOLREPUBLIC.com

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