Posted on October 07 2011
Rhino Rugby today signed a breakthrough distribution agreement with Singapore based Centaurs Group to cover the Asian markets.
Rhino Rugby Asia will be administered by Centaurs and will promote the brands market leading contact and training equipment together with balls, teamwear and other Rhino products across the region from India to mainland China, including such rugby hot spots as Hong Kong and Singapore.[caption id="attachment_346" align="alignright" width="250" caption="Reg Clark and Tim Lambert conclude Rhino Asia agreement at Centaurs office in Turf City Singapore"][/caption]
The tie up was announced at a press conference held at the Swiss Club in Singapore on October 7th , which also featured the first demonstration in Asia of the Collision King, Rhino’s groundbreaking new product.
‘Geographical expansion into rapidly growing rugby markets such as Asia and the United States is an important part of our strategy at a time when domestic markets remain sluggish’ commented Rhino Group CEO, Reg Clark.
Centaurs Group MD Tim Lambert expressed his delight at the new development –‘this is a very significant development for Centaurs, and we are very confident we can consolidate and strengthen Rhino’s market leading reputation as a rugby brand in the Asian region’.