11teamsports, a leading expert in team sports, has recently completed the acquisition of Kickz, a renowned basketball retailer based in Munich. This acquisition is a crucial step for 11teamsports as it aims to enhance its expertise in basketball and strengthen its performance offerings.

The ultimate goal of 11teamsports is to become the largest authenticator of team sports in Europe. With the addition of Kickz to their group, they have gained a prominent and strong retailer that aligns with their vision. Ralf Fäßler, CEO of 11teamsports Group, expressed his excitement about the integration of the Kickz team into the 11teamsports family.

Kickz, established in Munich in 1993, boasts a diverse range of basketball and sneaker culture products from various brands. With five stores currently operating in Berlin, Hamburg, and Munich, Kickz has a significant brick-and-mortar presence. In March, they opened their largest store to date, a spacious 600-square-meter facility located on Berlin’s Ku’damm.

Apart from their physical stores and online retail platform, Kickz is well-known for its initiatives and partnerships that promote basketball. They provide a platform for basketball players of all ages and genders to showcase their skills and passion for the sport.

Mark Petereit, Co-CEO of Kickz.com GmbH, expressed his enthusiasm about joining the 11teamsports Group. Kickz, being the largest basketball authenticator in Europe and having deep roots within the basketball community for 30 years, aims to continue its growth under the 11teamsports Group.

Headquartered in Satteldorf, Germany, 11teamsports is a part of the 11teamsports Group, which also includes the Top4Running and WePlay brands. With a presence in 22 European countries, the company employs more than 1,000 individuals. They offer their products through their own online shop and operate over 71 stores, including a flagship store in Berlin and various locations in Vienna, Zurich, Prague, Athens, and Valencia.

11teamsports specializes in performance products and merchandising, with a strong focus on finishings, team shops, and their professional team organization app. The company collaborates with over 10,000 amateur teams and more than 100 professional clubs and associations throughout Europe. Their roster of partners includes notable names such as FC Schalke 04, SC Freiburg, Rapid Wien, the German Football Association, and the Slovenian national team.

With the strategic acquisition of Kickz, 11teamsports is well-positioned to solidify its position as a prominent player in the team sports industry. The move allows them to further expand their reach in the basketball market and reinforces their leadership in providing top-quality team sports products and services.

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