Due to rights issues, only a small number of retailers are allowed to stock them and, in South Africa, that means the SA Rugby Shop, Total Sports, Studio 88 and Sportsmans Warehouse.
Nike – the sole manufacturer and distributor of the official Springbok Rugby jersey – permits only selected outlets to stock the rugby replica goods.
Read the full article by Georgina Crouth at Daily Maverick.
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