Jacksonville based sports merchandise company, Fanatics Inc., has established its new technology innovation center in Hyderabad. The company which is involved in e-commerce, retail, international business and wholesale trade sees Hyderabad significantly contributing to the company’s growth plan set for next five years. It believes that the center will help the company scale up its operations globally. The company has innovation centres in Colorado and Florida in the US.
The company, which partners with some of the largest sporting operations and clubs in the world, including Real Madrid, Manchester United, Big Bash Cricket, NBA, NFL and the Wimbledon Championship, plans to hire around 100 engineers in Hyderabad over the coming years. The company will have 35 engineers operating at the Hyderabad centre by the end of 2018.