Official Partners and Suppliers
LAND ROVER - Main Club Partner
Land Rover is a long term supporter of Rugby, both in the UK and around the world, and is proud and excited to be the main club partner of Wasps at such a significant time in the club’s history. Rugby and Land Rover have many shared values – integrity, courage, pride, composure, capability – values that are required to create great competitive rugby and world-class all-terrain vehicles.
As a partner of Wasps, Land Rover will support at all levels from the elite players to the community programmes. Alongside the club partnership with Wasps, Land Rover is also a long standing sponsor of Premiership Rugby and supports all 12 Premiership Rugby clubs with a vehicle to support the community work the clubs undertake. The Land Rover Premiership Cup grassroots programme sits alongside this sponsorship, involving over 7,000 children each season in a festival for under 11 and 12 age groups culminating in the popular Parade of Champions at Twickenham.
The company is also a partner of the award winning Hitz programme which uses Rugby to increase young peoples resilience, self-reliance and confidence. Land Rover is proud to also be an Official Worldwide Partner of Rugby World Cup 2015.
UNDER ARMOUR - Official Club Partner
It started with a simple plan to make a superior T-shirt. A shirt that provided compression and wicked perspiration off your skin rather than absorb it. A shirt that worked with your body to regulate temperature and enhance performance
Founded in 1996 by former University of Maryland football player Kevin Plank, Under Armour is the originator of performance apparel - gear engineered to keep athletes cool, dry and light throughout the course of a game, practice or workout. The technology behind Under Armour's diverse product assortment for men, women and youth is complex, but the program for reaping the benefits is simple: wear HeatGear® when it's hot, ColdGear® when it's cold, and AllSeasonGear® between the extremes.
Under Armour’s mission is to make all athletes better through passion, design and the relentless pursuit of innovation.
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DELL Technologies - Official Club Partner
DELL Technologies Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, DELL Technologies accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset — information — in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way.
DS SMITH - Official Club Partner
DS Smith, who employ over 20,000 people in 25 countries, are one of Europe's leading packaging and recycling brands. We want to be perceived not only as an excellent packaging manufacturer, but much more - as Supply Cycle Strategists, helping our customers lighten their load by Increasing their sales, Reducing their costs, Managing their risks.
Through our joined up thinking from design to manufacturing, delivery to recycling, we help reduce complexity at every point in the entire Supply Cycle of our customers. As part of the partnership, DS Smith will also work with the Wasps Community team to roll-out a new project together called "Move 2 Improve' - a physical literacy programme designed to improve the movement skills of children including those with special educational needs. The programme will involve members of the Wasps Community team visiting schools to deliver curriculum-based and out-of-school-hours physical literacy lessons and tag rugby.
NPOWER - Official Club Partner
npower are proud to be the Official Energy Partner of Wasps Rugby, Wasps Netball and the Ricoh Arena. In April, npower launched an exciting new offering exclusive to Wasps fans and Ricoh Arena visitors – Wasps Energy Fix April 2020, powered by npower www.waspsenergy.co.uk
Fans will also benefit from a series of exclusive customer offers, competitions and energy saving tips for their home and family.
npower have also conducted a fun, energy-fuelled experiment giving 50 lucky supporters the chance to be part of Wasps’ Super Powers team.
npower believes that fan-energy in the stands makes a real difference to player-performance on the pitch. To quantify the impact of that energy and your passion supporting the team, npower have measured the heart rates of those 50 supporters as well as noise levels at three home games this season. By correlating fan data with match action, we have been able to establish when the “npower high-energy point” of the match occurs creating the greatest energy force for Wasps. For more information visit www.wasps.co.uk/superpowers
As one of Britain’s leading energy companies, and part of the innogy SE group, npower serves around 5 million residential and business accounts with electricity and gas.
SCUTUM - Official Club Partner
Defined by what we do and the protection we deliver – Scutum are one of the largest independent security companies in Europe with over 1400 employees and turn-over in excess of €150m.
We design, install and maintain security and fire protection systems and own and operate Digital Receiving Centres throughout Europe.
We provide a professional, compliant, highly skilled and regulated service designed to protect you, your business and your family – here at the Ricoh, as well an in Retail, Commercial, Financial and Government locations across Europe.
We are proud to be different. We deliver technically advanced security on time, on budget and with security and risk architecture built in. We risk assess everything we do. So why not give us the opportunity of shielding your future?
WRIGHT HASSALL - Official Club Partner
As one of the largest law firms in the Midlands, our multi-disciplinary practice has been providing our clients with strategic legal advice for over 170 years. We act for businesses and individuals locally, regionally and nationally across a diverse range of sectors.
Top-ranked in the legal directories, and Lexcel and IiP accredited, our success is underpinned by a collaborative and inclusive culture, with a robust vision that places both staff and clients at the heart of the business - https://www.wrighthassall.co.uk
RICOH - Official Club Partner
Ricoh is empowering digital workplaces using innovative technologies and services enabling individuals to work smarter. For more than 80 years, Ricoh has been driving innovation and is a leading provider of document management solutions, IT services, commercial and industrial printing, digital cameras, and industrial systems.
Headquartered in Tokyo, Ricoh Group operates in approximately 200 countries and regions. In the financial year ended March 2018, Ricoh Group had worldwide sales of 2,063 billion yen (approx. 19.4 billion USD).
For further information, please visit www.ricoh.co.uk
LEAR - Official Academy Partner
With more than 240 sites across 36 countries and with approximately 140,000 employees, Lear is consistently recognised as a Global Leader in Automotive Seating and E-Systems.
With their UK Headquarters in Coventry; Lear has always sought to play a key role in supporting the local area through various community programmes over a number of years, which echo one of their company’s values.
HEINEKEN - Official Club Partner
HEINEKEN has a long association with international rugby, including the Rugby World Cups in 1995, 2003, 2007, 2011 and 2015, the Heineken Cup between 1995-2014 – which was won twice by Wasps – and many of the IRB Rugby 7s tournaments.
Headquartered in Edinburgh, HEINEKEN employs around 2,000 people. In addition to being Britain’s leading cider and beer business, HEINEKEN owns around 1,250 pubs through its Star Pubs & Bars business. We are passionate about our cider and beer brands and the outstanding service that we offer to our customers. Our unrivalled portfolio of brands includes Foster's, Heineken®, Strongbow, Desperados, Kronenbourg1664, John Smith’s and Bulmers backed by a full range of niche and specialty brands.
PURITY - Official Club Partner
Purity Brewing Co. is a company dedicated to making a difference. In its award-winning products: Mad Goose, Pure Gold, Pure UBU, Saddle Black, Longhorn IPA and Lawless Lager – Purity demands premium quality and uniqueness. In service, Purity offers distinction, approachability and integrity.
Central to the brewer is a strong commitment to supporting the environment. Purity only uses natural ingredients, supports recycling programmes and respects the community. Also, waste products are recycled through a pond and wetland system. This sustainable eco-system helps minimise carbon dioxide emissions and encourage wildlife diversity.
MAJESTIC COMMERCIAL - Official Club Partner
Majestic Commercial is the award winning business to business division of Majestic Wine. Majestic Commercial specialises in working with food led establishments with over 50 account managers cover all of mainland UK.
Majestic Wine is the UK’s biggest wine specialist, with 213 stores across the UK and two stores in Calais. Majestic stocks wine for every occasion, whether for everyday drinking or a celebratory toast, with stores carrying nearly 1000 different wines, from £4.99 up to £1000+. In-store and online, the minimum purchase is 6 bottles and free delivery 7 days a week is offered across mainland UK.
At Majestic, every day is as an occasion to taste, learn and explore. So in our stores, you will find a tasting counter with open bottles ready to sample. All stores also run free wine events (The Wine Course, Spotlight Tastings and Wine Evenings), which are delivered by store teams, every month.
GALLAGHER - Official Insurance Broker of Wasps and Ricoh Arena
Founded in 1927, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has become one of the largest, most successful insurance broking and risk management companies in the world. With extraordinary reach internationally, their parent group employs over 24,000 people and provides services in more than 150 countries.
Outside the US they are known as Arthur J. Gallagher. Wherever there is an issue of risk, they are there for clients. With a network of client-focused branches in more than 70 locations across the UK, Arthur J. Gallagher offers dedicated local service and support to businesses, backed up by national and global industry expertise.
Always with one eye on tomorrow, Gallagher works with businesses of all sizes, from new ventures to large organisations with complex risk issues. Gallagher can review all areas of your organisation, including business interruption, environmental liability, cyber-attacks and employers’ liability, as well as provide robust risk and crisis management advice.
To find out more, call the Coventry office, located on Queen Victoria Road, on 02476 232 600.
EQ Nutrition - Official Club Supplier
EQ Nutrition is a highly respected for manufacturing the highest quality sports, fitness and exercise nutrition products, as well as being one of only two companies in the sector to implement the rigorous ‘Informed Sport’ testing procedures on their entire product line, to ensure products are clean and safe for consumption by professional athletes.
EQ Nutrition will work closely with Wasps’ Strength and Conditioning experts to tailor nutritional support for Wasps’ senior and academy squads.
The focus will be placed on providing high-quality products, developed to suit the requirements of various positions within the squad to help individuals attain their fitness goals.
MATRIX - Official Club Supplier
Matrix Fitness – the fastest-growing commercial fitness brand in the world - is the commercial division of Johnson Health Tech. Matrix is comprised of a complete range of premium, commercial-grade cardiovascular and strength-training equipment for health clubs and other fitness facilities.
T.M.LEWIN - Official Formal Wear Supplier
The Business. Since 1898.
For classic Jermyn Street credibility that only T.M.Lewin can deliver.
The tailor-made solution
Since we opened our first store in 1898 on Jermyn Street (the Savile Row of shirt-makers) we have grown to become one of the UK’s leading multi-channel retailers of quality menswear. Our reputation was initially forged in the City of London for quality business wear but over time we have become synonymous with men’s tailoring and more recently casual wear. We now have close to 100 stores in the UK, with new stores opening in countries across the rest of the world, including Europe, Singapore and Australia.
The perfect fit
As a business we pride ourselves on our excellent craftsmanship, quality and service, these values are also key across all teams within T.M.Lewin. Join us on an incredible journey as we constantly strive to remain world-class innovators in our field. A truly knowledgeable, professional and rewarding team, we will challenge, stretch and support you to achieve more than you can possibly imagine.
ROBERT WELCH - Official Club Supplier
For over six decades Robert Welch has been creating award-winning products including cutlery, kitchenware and tableware from its head office in the Cotswolds. Available for the home as well as five-star establishments, each product is created to have timeless appeal, design integrity and heritage that will last.
Our cutlery and tableware pieces can be found gracing the tables of top restaurants and hotels around the world; whilst our Signature knife collection is put through its paces every day by renowned chefs in some of the most demanding of commercial kitchens.
We are proud and excited to be a partner supplier to Wasps and the Ricoh Arena. Our organisations have many shared values – teamwork, excellence, integrity, leadership –that are as important to the design of award-winning products as they are to sporting achievement.
Working with Wasps is a natural extension to our brand partnership programme that includes the dramatic Burj al Arab in the UAE, the prestigious Cheltenham racecourse, and the first-class experience on-board at Emirates Airline.
For more information on our products or to find directions to our shops in Chipping Campden or Bath visit www.robertwelch.com
GREENFIELDS - Official Club Partner
GreenFields are leaders in sports pitch construction in the UK and are proud to have our core hybrid product, XtraGrass installed at The Ricoh Arena. Football and Rugby fans at The Ricoh Arena will have the opportunity to enjoy sports matches throughout the season on a hybrid pitch that maintains its natural green colour whilst sustaining high playability and an even surface throughout.
Our portfolio of products includes 3G artificial turf, hybrid systems and natural grass installation. We provide an all in one service from design and installation to pitch replacement and maintenance and are proud to achieve this with a commitment to innovative design and reducing the impact on the environment.
We have over a decade’s experience in the installation of high-quality turf systems at stadiums and training pitches around the country and are dedicated to enhancing the game of sport through our products.