DICK’S Sporting Goods to open its relocated store next week at Boulevard Mall in Amherst, NY

Celebration to Take Place on Saturday, November 7th  

PITTSBURGH, 2015-10-30 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its relocated store next week at Boulevard Mall in Amherst, NY (640 Alberta Drive).

DICK’S will be celebrating the Grand Re-Opening beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, November 7th. Customers are invited to participate in the festivities.

The store was originally located at 281 Meyer Road. Enhancements to the new location will include expanded Brand Shops, a Women’s Studio Apparel Department, a Soccer Shop, Lacrosse Shop and Baseball Shop. Customers can also experience a new, expanded footwear presentation, expanded assortment and enhanced service to meet their needs and make their shopping experience more convenient.

Other enhancements such as wider aisles and clearly identifiable destinations for the brands shops will greatly improve customers’ ability to navigate the store and an improved checkout experience.

Guests in line early on Sunday will receive a unique combination for a chance to open the DICK’S Sporting Goods Gift Locker at 8:45 a.m.*

“We’re pleased to be opening an expanded and enhanced DICK’S Sporting Goods in Amherst, which will enable us to better serve the needs of athletes in the community,” said Lauren Hobart, Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer, DICK’S Sporting Goods.  “With our unsurpassed customer service and the best equipment in the industry, we look forward to continued success in the market and to welcoming customers to this new store.”

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*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Purchase does not improve chance of winning. Limit one gift locker combination per person. Must be 18+ for gift locker promotion. See store for details and odds of winning

About DICK’S Sporting Goods, Inc.
Founded in 1948, DICK’S Sporting Goods, Inc. is a leading omni-channel sporting goods retailer offering an extensive assortment of authentic, high-quality sports equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories. As of August 1, 2015, the Company operated more than 615 DICK’S Sporting Goods locations, serving and inspiring athletes and outdoor enthusiasts to achieve their personal best through a blend of dedicated associates, in-store services and unique specialty shop-in-shops.  Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, DICK’S also owns and operates Golf Galaxy, Field & Stream, True Runner and Chelsea Collective specialty stores. For more information, visit the Press Room at DICKS.com.

Contact: DICK’S Sporting Goods – press@dcsg.com

SOURCE: DICK’S Sporting Goods