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2011-07-13 09:00:00

WESTFORD, Mass., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wear pink, do good. Simple, right? Exactly, says sportlifestyle brand PUMA® as it kicks off year two of Project Pink, a more-than-just-October initiative that puts the fight against breast cancer in the hands of young soccer fans. Launched in 2010 in response to a group of female soccer athletes looking to support breast cancer awareness and research -- and now cheered on by PUMA soccer athletes and Project Pink spokeswomen...

2011-06-29 10:12:00

BOSTON, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PUMA Ocean Racing powered by BERG Propulsion today introduced Laird Hamilton, big wave surfer and father of modern stand-up paddleboarding, as the honorary 12th crew member of the PUMA Ocean Racing team. Through this unprecedented partnership, PUMA and Hamilton will join forces in two arenas: 1) to search for the world's biggest, ride-able waves and 2) to launch a line of innovative stand-up paddleboards. Additionally, PUMA revealed an ocean...

2011-06-08 08:12:00

MARANELLO, Italy, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ferrari and PUMA today announced a long-term extension to their partnership. PUMA, the global sport-lifestyle brand will continue to be the official licensing partner for Ferrari branded products and the official supplier of team and race wear for Scuderia Ferrari. On the back of highly successful six year collaboration, this new agreement will see the two companies work together for a further long term period. (Photo:...

2011-06-07 08:41:00

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PUMA announced today it has entered into a new partnership with the South African Football Association. The global sportlifestyle brand has become the official technical supplier to the SAFA, effective immediately and lasting beyond the next two FIFA World Cups(TM). (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20110607/459320 ) PUMA will provide the official playing kits for all associated South African teams, including...

2011-04-13 05:00:00

LOS ANGELES, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Global sportlifestyle brand PUMA® and The NMA Group, world-class leaders in product integration, promotions and entertainment publicity, today announced that The NMA Group will be the brand's global Agency of Record for entertainment marketing. The NMA Group will lead all entertainment initiatives within film, television, music, talent and entertainment public relations for the footwear, apparel and accessories brand and work...

2011-02-24 15:00:00

To view the Social Media Release, click here: http://smr.newswire.ca/en/puma/puma-social-lands-in-toronto TORONTO, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ - PUMA brings fun and irreverence to the sports sphere once again with the launch of "PUMA Social" a new campaign bringing together after-hours athletes from around the world. Are you a top shooter in foosball? A master at darts? Ping pong sensation? Or a curling wizard? If 5AM cab rides are more your style than 5AM runs, then PUMA Social was...

2010-11-15 14:05:00

MILAN, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Jamaican sprint superhero, world record holder and Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt took a break from his training today to visit the Ferrari headquarters in Maranello, Italy and experience a different kind of speed. The World's Fastest Man, who was at the San Siro in Milan yesterday to see the Inter-Milan football squad, has a long-standing admiration for high performance sports cars, and was clearly delighted to test some of the legendary cars of...

2010-10-29 10:16:00

WESTFORD, Mass., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Women's soccer: 1. Breast cancer: 0. PUMA® is excited to announce the results of the sportlifestyle brand's Project Pink program, developed in conjunction with PUMA's partnership with the dynamic female athletes of Women's Professional Soccer (WPS). The beneficiary of the initiative's inaugural year, chosen by popular vote, is the Breast Cancer Research and Education Fund at Magee-Womens Foundation. Based in Pittsburgh, PA,...

2010-09-29 15:54:00

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Victory doesn't always come in the form of a winning on-field goal or a walk-off home run. Sometimes, victory is just as simple as a phone number after a long night out on the town. This October, sportlifestyle brand, PUMA®, salutes these special competitive moments with the launch of The PUMA Social Club LA, the place for the social games we play off the field with friends, when the sun goes down. Open from October 13th...

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