14th September 2015, Bath: Bath Rugby have announced a partnership with OPPO Digital, the award-winning consumer electronics manufacturer.

OPPO Rugby 300OPPO Digital are now the exclusive supplier of headphones to the Premiership Rugby team, having recently taken the headphone market by storm with their Planar Magnetic range. OPPO Digital have won widespread acclaim for their products – including premium consumer electronics specialising in Blu-ray and DVD players – and are a global brand with offices in the UK, USA and China.

The partnership deal includes advertising at the Recreation Ground, as well as the sponsorship of supporter newsletters. Players will be supplied with OPPO headphones to wear when on duty for the Club whilst competitions will be run throughout the season for supporters to benefit from this exciting new partnership. Recognising Bath Rugby’s great history, OPPO are proud to be appointed as a Club partner to Bath Rugby. When asked about the partnership, OPPO Digital’s Nigel Rich said: “We are thrilled to be working with Bath Rugby. With such history and a firm reputation, they’re a perfect match for the OPPO brand. This is a very exciting opportunity for us, with rugby being a quintessentially British game. We are continuing to grow our reputation in the United Kingdom, so the sponsorship could not have happened at a better time.”

Matt Powell, Business Development Director at Bath Rugby, added: “OPPO create products of incredibly high quality which we’re proud to supply to our players. We’re looking forward to building a strong relationship with OPPO whilst assisting them in marketing the excellence of the products they provide. The brand fits well with the premium offering we’re looking to provide to staff, supporters and players, and we’re looking forward to the opportunity of creating unique content in a marketplace we’ve not entered before.”

OPPO are the first headphone manufacturer to sponsor Bath in their 150-year history, and are looking forward to building a strong and continual relationship with the team and its supporters.

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