Fitbit signs deal with Minnesota Timberwolves The Minnesota Timberwolves, as part of a series of summer announcements highlighting a new era for the organization, today announced a new three-year partnership with Fitbit, the leading global wearables brand. Fitbit is now the “Official Wearable” and “Official Sleep Tracker” of the Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Lynx and Iowa Wolves in a partnership that extends to the court, arena, back-office and fans. Fitbit will provide access to devices to all three teams, including business and basketball staffs, offering personalized insights that can be used to gain a competitive advantage and improve performance throughout the organization. Fitbit’s logo will appear on Timberwolves player uniforms beginning with the 2017-18 season as the team’s jersey patch partner, as well as on the Iowa Wolves jerseys.
Jack Links Beef Jerky partners with Minnesota Timberwolves “We’re excited to be starting this new relationship with Jack Link’s and look forward to many years of successful partnership,” said Timberwolves & Lynx Chief Revenue Officer Ryan Tanke. “Jack Link’s is a great company in our local market that has a lot of fun with their brand, and we look forward to the creative ways in which we will be able to integrate them into our teams and arena.”
TCL Corporation partners with Minnesota Timberwolves Minneapolis/St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx today announced a new long-term partnership with TCL®, beginning with the 2016-17 Timberwolves season. “We’re very excited to welcome TCL to the Timberwolves and Lynx pack,” said Timberwolves & Lynx Chief Revenue Officer Ryan Tanke. “It’s an exciting time for both of our franchises and great partners like TCL will play a big role as the buzz around our teams continues to grow. TCL is a rapidly growing company looking to bring its global success here to the U.S. and we look forward to bringing their brand to life in this market. It’s also a very natural fit with both of our organizations’ ties to China.” TCL will be the “Official TV of the Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx,” which includes signage, in-arena activations, a “TCL Performance of the Game” feature on social media after every home game and community relations events. TCL is America’s fastest growing TV brand and the third largest TV manufacturer in the world. “TCL is deeply committed to sports and entertainment so we’re thrilled to become the ‘Official TV’ of the Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx and to showcase our premium TVs to their loyal fan bases,” said Chris Larson, vice president of sales and marketing for TCL. "We know this partnership will help our global brand as we continue our rapid growth in the U.S., particularly with our award-winning TCL 4K Roku TV, bringing a stunning picture and easy access to more basketball games than you can get with other smart TVs.” About TCL TCL is one of the fastest growing consumer electronics and TV brands in North America. Already one of the world's best-selling TV brands, TCL (The Creative Life) was founded more than 30 years ago and prides itself on delivering high quality products featuring stylish design and the latest technology. With extensive manufacturing expertise, a vertically integrated supply chain, and state-of-the-art panel factory, TCL offers innovative televisions, including the award-winning TCL® Roku TV™.