• DonateNow
  • Donate Today and You Will Help, Dogs Less Fortunate Than Yours

    Spirit Animal Sanctuary

     2539 East Road

    Boonville, NY


  • Need Free Dog Advice, send me an Email

    alan[at] info[at]
  • Dog Lovers

    • 608,639
  • September 2009
    M T W T F S S
    « Aug   Oct »

  • Free / Fair Use Policy

    Excerpts or whole articles may be reproduced without prior written permission, from the author.

    Any and All reproductions must be made available Free of charge. Without any financial remuneration.

    Please Link Back

    And Display

    copyright Alan Papszycki

    Thank You

    copyright © 2008-2010

    alan papszycki

  • Top Posts

  • Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 348 other followers

Dick’s Sporting Goods , Michael Vick’s Merchandise Persona Non Grata

Dicks Sporting Goods one of North Americas largest retailers of sport related apparel and merchandise with about 400 store locations throughout the U.S., has decided not to carry Micheal Vick’s, #7 Philadelphia Eagles Jersey.

As some may erroneously believe, this is not an altruistic gesture on Dick’s Sporting Goods behalf in response to Mr. Vick’s most recent troubles with the law, but at least it’s a small victory that animal lovers can rejoice in.

According to Jeff Hennion, Dicks Chief Marketing Officer when interviewed by Bloomberg News said “We have not seen enough demand from Eagles fans to stock the jersey”. Mr. Hennion additionally added, “We have no problem stocking the jersey if the demand is there”.

Maybe since Dicks is a Pittsburgh based retail outfit, could it be that Mr. Hennion and the other corporate officers are Pittsburgh Steeler fans and this is just a interstate rivalry thing going on? Probably not, buts it’s a thought.

Read more results from Google

The Spirit Dog

Thanks JM for sending me the link.
© Copyright 2009 a.s.papszycki

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: