Holabird Sports' History
Holabird were first founded on January the 15th, 1981, their first business premises were located in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. The names of the two men who founded the business were Will and David Hirshfeld.Will was the father and avid was his son. They started out by setting up a mail order business from a racquet club which was part of their family business and heritage. They came up with the name Holabird because their first business premises was on a street named Holabird Avenue. By 1988 they needed to move in order to expand, it was this year they moved to an eleven thousand square feet unit, still remaining in Baltimore. It was the year of 1989 they launched Holabird online business. They were one of the premier merchants to list on Compuserve And Prodigy. Following this launch, in 1995 it was time to move again, Holabird expanded into a forty two thousand square foot unit.
Holabird Sports' Values
If you choose to subscribe to their newsletter you will receive specially selected promotions, offers and discounts straight to your inbox, most of these offers will not be available to others. Not only are they an online company who stocks the latest and greatest for all the sporting good and apparel you could ever need whether it be nutritional, apparel, footwear, sporting equipment such as racquets, heart rate monitors, Insoles headphones and so much more. Holabird are proud to stock the well-known brands such as Fila, Under Armour, Adidas, Nike, Saucony, Asics, the list is endless! They also operate running, tennis and many other fun days in and around the local Baltimore community. They offer free ground shipping to their clients who purchase online and ship items quickly. They have received a wealth of five star ratings from people such as Bizrate, pricegrabber, shopping.com, nextag and more. Their client reviews and customer service is second to none.
What makes Holabird Sports unique?
They have won far too many awards over the years to name them all, but they started to receive awards from as early back as 1995, this was when they earned the “Best of Baltimore” award for having the best sports gear. They won this award again in 2002 and 2003. They were one of the first sport companies to work with the prestigious Diadora brand where they collectively offered exclusive shoes for tennis, these were products that had not been available in the USA beforehand. They launched a new website in 2012 which is mostly what you see today, this too has won awards for its usability and clients have feedback they find it so easy to find what they are looking for.