SOURCE: Holabird Sports

May 06, 2008 03:00 ET

Holabird Sports Announces Launch of Affiliate Program

Holabird Sports Partners With Commission Junction in Affiliate Program

BALTIMORE, MD--(Marketwire - May 6, 2008) - Holabird Sports, the undisputed leader for all running gear, racquet sport equipment, and athletic footwear, announced today their partnership with Commission Junction, a global leader in the online advertising channels of affiliate marketing and managed search.

"This partnership has already proven to be quite lucrative for Holabird Sports," said Jordan Zukerberg of Holabird Sports. "We receive anywhere between 15-20 publisher applications daily, so we're hoping to see even more sales in the future."

Holabird Sports offers 5% commission to publishers for each sale they produce with an average conversion rate of 14.5%-15.5% and an average of $79 earned per 100 clicks ($79 EPC). They receive an average of 800 sales per month with an average order size of about $95-$100.

Interested publishers can apply to the Holabird Sports affiliate program through the Commission Junction publisher site or by visiting the affiliate page on Holabird Sports' website. Publishers that are accepted have the opportunity to promote Holabird Sports products and for each sale they produce, receive 5% from the sale.

Holabird stocks all major brands and discounts up to 50% on over 3000 products from running, tennis, basketball, cross-training, aerobic and walking shoes to tennis, squash and racquetball equipment.

For additional information call 410-687-6400 or visit www.holabirdsports.com.

About Holabird Sports:

Founded in 1981 from several local Tennis Pro Shops, Holabird Sports has been the undisputed leader for all racquet sport equipment and athletic footwear for 27 years. Holabird Sports stocks all the major brand racquets for tennis, squash and racquetball enthusiasts including Babolat, Dunlop & Slazenger, Fischer, Gamma, HEAD, Prince, Pro Kennex, Tecnifibre, Volkl, Wilson and Yonex brands. Holabird Sports also stocks and discounts over 2000 styles of running shoes and tennis shoes for the serious athlete including Adidas, Asics, Avia, Brooks, Converse, Diadora, Etonic, Fila, Hi-Tec, K-Swiss, Lotto, Mizuno, New Balance, Nike, Puma, Prince, Reebok, Ryka, Saucony and Tretorn.