St Johnstone Football Club announced an extension to their agreement with Main Sponsor, George Wimpey PLC, and also a new kit supplier, Surridge Sports.
Saints Chairman, Geoff Brown, commented "George Wimpey have been excellent supporters of the Club and I am delighted that they have agreed to be our main sponsors for a further two seasons. We have enjoyed a great season and with George Wimpey’s ongoing support, we hope to build on our recent form."
Commenting on the new deal with the Club, Andy Wyles, Managing Director for George Wimpey East Scotland Ltd said: "We’re delighted to extend our agreement for a further two seasons with St Johnstone FC, and would like to congratulate everyone involved with the Club on a very successful year.
“Our association with St Johnstone FC and our renewed commitment for the next two years allows George Wimpey to play a part within the local community in Perthshire, whilst also raising the profile of the George Wimpey brand and our future developments throughout the area in the coming years.”
Commenting on the new kit deal, Saints Chairman added “We were approached by a number of kit suppliers for next season and, after careful consideration, are delighted to announce that Surridge Sports will become the official kit and equipment supplier to St Johnstone Football Club.
The contract will cover the next three seasons and will, hopefully, be beneficial to all parties.” Surridge Director Alan Macartney commented “Surridge are delighted to become the official kit and equipment supplier to St Johnstone Football Club. We look forward to working with the club and its supporters, developing a successful partnership over the forthcoming seasons.
” Supporters will be interested to learn that Surridge have given the club an assurance that the “Home” replica jerseys will be available from High Street shops and online in early July.
Surridge currently supply kit for the Scotland cricket team and Bradford City Football Club among others and will be supplying a small range of additional Saints merchandise.