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Seahawks and Sounders FC to Expand Retail Store at CenturyLink

January 31, 2013 - Major League Soccer (MLS) - Seattle Sounders FC News Release

RENTON, Wash. - The Seahawks and Sounders FC announced today the expansion of the team's Pro Shop at CenturyLink Field. The store will close to the public starting Saturday, February 2. Renovations are planned to be completed and the store reopened by mid-June.

Fans are invited to visit the downtown Pro Shop located at 410 Pike Street or shop online through the team's websites at Seahawks.com or SoundersFC.com . On Sounders FC match days, fans will find temporary retail kiosks adjacent to the existing location.

The build-out more than doubles the store's size from 3,000 to 7,400 square feet to meet the demand from Seahawks and Sounders FC fans. The open layout will feature new team lifestyle sections, a custom Sounders FC scarf wall and a New Era Seahawks hat wall.

"The expansion will help us create a more positive shopping experience for Seahawks and Sounders FC fans in addition to offering more product choices and a speedier checkout," said Seahawks and Sounders FC President Peter McLoughlin. "In addition to increasing the number of permanent registers, fans will also have the option of mobile checkout."

The retail locations feature a wide variety of Seahawks and Sounders FC team merchandise from apparel providers such as Nike, New Era and adidas and includes authentic jerseys, outerwear, hats, household items and sports jewelry, along with women's and children's clothing.

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