Shakers sign Bartercard
Bury Football Club are pleased to announce a new innovative sponsorship deal with Bartercard UK. This agreement will see Bartercard as the new Legends Suite sponsors for the upcoming 2016/17 season.
Bartercard is the UK’s largest business-to-business trade exchange with over 54,000 cardholders within the world-wide network. The deal provides the Shakers with Bartercard “Trade Pounds” which can be used within the Bartercard Exchange to enable the Club to off-set many of it’s day-to-day business expenses including accommodation, marketing and promotional merchandise.
Established in 1991, Bartercard has grown into a global organisation with members across eight countries and annual trading revenue of more than £300 million. Bartercard provides it’s members with an interest-free line of credit to allow them to purchase a wide range of products and services.
Following a summer of change and refurbishments behind the scenes, Starkies Lounge will be re-branded as the Bartercard Lounge for the term of the agreement. The former Starkies Restaurant will become the home of the Legends Season Ticket holders at Gigg Lane for the 2016/17 season.
Business Development Manager Daniel Bowerbank spoke of his delight, “This is an exciting agreement for the Club and one which will see Bury Football Club work closely with Bartercard on numerous opportunities for fans throughout the season.”
Chris Kirby, Brokerage Director for North added “We are proud to be sponsoring Bury and wish the club the very best for the forthcoming season. We look forward to a successful partnership and look forward to help strengthen the Club’s business model.”