INGLASCO INC. REMAINS A MAJOR LEAGUE PLAYER

INGLASCO INC. REMAINS A MAJOR LEAGUE PLAYER

INGLASCO INC.
REMAINS A MAJOR LEAGUE PLAYER
April 25th, 2018 / Press Release
 
Gracious Living Corporation Inc. committed to Inglasco’s Future
 
Sherbrooke Quebec’s Inglasco Inc.,
NHL Official Puck & NHL/MLB Licensed Novelty Juggernaut Make Ready for Growth

SHERBROOKE, QC – April 25th, 2018 – Inglasco Inc., a household name in the world of hockey since the company’s 1976 inaugural year. Proudly operating in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Inglasco is a leader in the manufacturing and distribution of ice hockey pucks and other licensed novelty goods, a passion spanning over three decades. The company counts among its long-standing licenses the; NHL, AHL, ECHL, Hockey Canada and Hockey USA. Inglasco is owned by Ontario based plastic injection and extrusion powerhouse Gracious Living Corporation who had acquired Sher-Wood Hockey with its novelty division “Inglasco” in 2014.   

 

“Applying 100% time, focus and energy on the new Inglasco will allow us to capitalize on the many different distributions throughout North America and the World,” Sean McKenna

 

In February 2018, the Canadian Tire Corporation acquired the Sher-Wood brand from Gracious Living. The departure of Sher-Wood Hockey will now allow all focus to Inglasco and its product development by leveraging the company’s licensee relationships across the NHL and MLB to name a couple. “Applying 100% time, focus and energy on the new Inglasco will allow us to capitalize on the many different distributions throughout North America and the World,” said Sean McKenna, longtime Vice President licensed product at Inglasco Inc.

 

 “This renewed commitment to grow the brand and its product   offering makes for a very exciting time to be at Inglasco.”           Anthony Fisher

 

To help spearhead the company’s growth, we are happy to announce the arrival of Anthony Fisher as Vice President Marketing and Business Development. Anthony honed his sporting goods marketing skills as Senior Vice-President Marketing for Pro Hockey Life and more recently as Marketing & Brand Director for Sports Excellence Corporation. Anthony has also experienced the manufacturing side of the business as Senior Vice-President of Global Marketing for Easton Hockey. “This renewed commitment to grow the brand and its product offering makes for a very exciting time to be at Inglasco.” said Anthony Fisher, “I am thrilled to be among the team as we embark on this journey.”

 

With official licenses in both the NHL and MLB – Inglasco Inc. is poised to take custom goods to new heights by leveraging the core competencies and synergies between Gracious Living and Inglasco to expand its product offering. Our objectives are to expand our intellectual properties, develop and master new multiple print applications while introducing new SKU’s annually.  

 

 About Anthony Fisher

The past 20+ years have showcased design, concept development, copy writing, marketing strategies, product development and launch strategies, client relations and business management via a diverse spectrum of consumer products and services. Anthony’s new position at Inglasco Inc. will see him leading the expansion of company as well as developing new licensing products and properties throughout the Group of companies. Anthony will execute the brand strategy and be an advocate for brand and creative initiatives worldwide.

 

About Sean McKenna

Has been in the hockey business since his childhood. a nine-year career in the NHL as a professional player, successfully transitioned into sales, marketing & product development roles for the past 25+ years in Licensed, hockey and hockey novelty related products.

 

About Inglasco Inc.

Inglasco Inc., a household name in the world of hockey since the company’s 1976 inaugural year. Founded by Mr. Denis Drolet, the son of Leopold Drolet founder of Sher-Wood Hockey, Denis had been surrounded by everything hockey his entire life. With the same relentless ambition of his father, he drove the business and it became the leader in the licensed ice hockey puck industry in an exceptionally short time.  In 1979, Inglasco landed its first contract with the then famous Sherbrooke Beavers hockey team and in the mid-80’s Inglasco signed its first exclusivity contract with the NHL (National Hockey League). Proudly operating in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Inglasco Inc. continues to be recognized for product quality and reliability being the #1 North American hockey puck manufacturer and distributor of ice hockey pucks and a vast selection of licensed novelty goods. The company counts among its long-standing licenses the; NHL, AHL, ECHL, Hockey Canada and Hockey USA. Inglasco is owned by Ontario based plastic injection and extrusion powerhouse Gracious Living Corporation.  

 

Inglasco Inc. is poised to take custom goods to new heights by leveraging the core competencies and synergies between Gracious Living and Inglasco to expand its product offering.

 

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:


Anthony Fisher

Vice President Marketing & Business Development
(866) 563-2205 ext. 2323

afisher@inglasco.com

www.inglasco.com

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