March 26, 2013 – D6 Sports, distributor and manufacturer of sporting goods focusing on the action sports and wheeled categories, has signed a multi-year licensing agreement with Hang Ten.
"We are excited to collaborate with Hang Ten, a pioneer in action sports and one of the most respected brands in American surf culture," said Jeff Balaban, Senior Vice President, D6 Sports. "We are looking forward to delivering fresh products that not only stay true to Hang Ten's roots, but also reach a new generation of sports enthusiasts."
Expanding the company's influence, the Hang Ten partnership calls for D6 Sports to develop an array of merchandise including beach cruisers, stand up paddleboards (SUPs), skateboards, surfboards, and various beach accessories such as beach chairs, umbrellas and sunshades.
"By partnering with D6 Sports, Hang Ten is enhancing our product offerings and allows us to diversify our collection by creating premium merchandise in new categories that will not only engage our original supporters, but attract new group of consumers as well," said Paul Kim, Brand Manager, Hang Ten.
The collection will debut at Outdoor Retailer July 31st with select products slated to hit retail outlets Q3 2013.
Established in 2006, D6 Sports is a distributor and manufacturer of sporting goods focusing on the action sports and wheeled categories. With offices in Los Angeles, Costa Mesa, Dallas, Toronto, Hong Kong and Atlanta, D6 Sports licenses brands such as Shaun White Supply Co., Hang Ten, Airwalk, Zoo York and Flameboy vs. Wet Willy, among others.