The Sport Group, owners of the world renowned Polytan brand, a leading provider and worldwide market leader of outdoor sport and recreational surface systems is pleased to announce the acquisition of Team Sports, a major synthetic sport and recreational surface provider in Australia. This acquisition enhances the Sport Group’s position to be one of the fastest-growing global synthetic sports surface providers.
This synergy is a perfect match, allowing all companies to focus on excellence in service to the industry and their customers, as well as producing outstanding quality in synthetic sporting surfaces.
Frank Dittrich, CEO of Sport Group, stated, “With the acquisition of Team Sports, Sport Group strengthens its global leading position and supports its strong profitable growth. It also encourages the global roll-out of the Polytan-Brand as quality leader. I am delighted about this outstanding step forward for our customers and our own performance.”
John Curtis, CEO of Team Sports, stated, “We’re excited to be part of the Sport Group. This divestiture allows us to embrace new technologies, widen our product range, whilst still providing our clients with our outstanding customer service.”
Team Sports will continue to operate from its Seven Hills (Sydney) location, with John Curtis, his management team, and staff remaining with the organization.