Leading logistics provider, Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK, has announced that it will sponsor Lichfield Rugby Union Football Club for the 2012/13 season. As part of the company’s commitment to supporting its local community, the sponsorship deal will see Hellmann provide branded team shirts and custom designed pitchside boards.
Lichfield Rugby Club is an amateur community sports club that aims to encourage participation of all ages in Lichfield and the surrounding areas.
Dave Bassett, Chairman of the Lichfield Rugby Union Football Club Ltd, said:
We are absolutely delighted that Hellmann UK has chosen to sponsor the rugby club during the season, and I am looking forward to building a long lasting relationship with the company. Hellmann UK has an established local presence in Staffordshire and it is clear they really recognise the value of supporting the local community.
Matthew Marriott, Commercial Director of Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK, commented:
We know that Lichfield Rugby Club is a long standing and important part of the local community, so it is a privilege to be able to offer our sponsorship. It will be fantastic to see the Hellmann logo on the players’ shirt as they crunch into tackles and run in spectacular tries!