Little Genesee, NY: - Wight-Ox Enterprises, owner of Rush Outdoors TV, The World of Rush Outdoors TV and promoters of the Great New York Sportsman’s Expo are proud to announce the addition of Runnings Home, Farm and Outdoor Store as the Title Sponsor of both Rush Outdoors and the Great New York Sportsman’s Expo.
Founded in 1947, Runnings is a privately held general merchandise retailer owned by the Dennis and Adele Reed Family. The company currently has 39 stores and employs more than 2,000 workers across Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana. The company recently added 5 new stores across up-state New York and New Hampshire. Runnings offers more than 100,000 items including sporting goods, clothing, footwear, pet supplies, housewares, tools, farm supplies, lawn and garden supplies, toys, and outdoor equipment. Runnings also offers a large inventory of hunting, fishing and archery equipment and accessories, as well as firearms. For more information visit us at www.runnings.com, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
“This is an extremely exciting time for both Rush Outdoors and the Great New York Sportsman’s Expo," says Norm Wightman, President of Wight-Ox Enterprises. “The Runnings name is synonymous with integrity and longevity. Both these traits our important to us and we could not be prouder to partner with Runnings as we continue to build on our strong upward momentum!”
Brian Odegaard, Vice President and Buyer adds, “It is always a top priority to find partners that possess the same commitment to honesty and integrity that we do. Wight Ox Enterprises, through Rush Outdoors and the Great New York Sportsman’s Expo, is a powerful partner in New York State and we are excited to see what the future holds!”
Runnings’ Rush Outdoors can be viewed on Time Warner Sports throughout New York as well as Fox Networks in Watertown Rome, Syracuse and Elmira and CW Affiliates in Syracuse, Corning and Rochester and CBS in Watertown. You can also look us up online at www.rushoutdoors.com.