Evergreen Enterprises, Inc. Acquires SC Sports division of SC Christmas, Inc.

RICHMOND,VA, May 3 2012– Evergreen Enterprises, Inc. (“Evergreen”) announced today that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of the SC Sports division ("SCSports") of SC Christmas, Inc.  SC Sports is a leading provider of licensed holiday, plush, and home products located in Pocahontas, AR. The transaction is a strategic acquisition of a complementary business and expands Evergreen’s current NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA and Collegiate product lines.

SC Sports is the second sports products business Evergreen has acquired in the past twelve months. In September 2011, the company successfully completed the acquisition of Team Sports America.

“This acquisition represents a significantstep in our strategy to offer our customers more exclusive products and become a leader in the sports product category,” said Chris Wornom, Evergreen's Business Development and Acquisition Manager. 

SC Sports will continue to operate out of its Pocahontas, AR facility and key personnel will join the Evergreen team.

“We are very excited about the sale to Evergreen, they know our customers and know our products. Our SC Sports products truly complement their existing Team Sports America offering, Evergreen is now a very big licensed sports supplier that retail customers can go to for year-round licensed products.” Said Kevin Aldridge VP of SC Sports.  

Both SC Sports and Evergreen customers will continue to receive the high level of service to which they are accustomed, and they can expect access to the newly combined product portfolio by May 15, 2012.  For a full product offering, retailers are encouraged to contact their local Evergreen sales manager.

The acquisition takes effect during Evergreen’s nineteenth year. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 

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For additional information contact John Toler at 800-774-3837 or JohnT@myevergreen.com