AUTEX RE-JOINS KIWIS SPONSORSHIP FAMILY
Auckland, New Zealand October 13, 2011 - New
Zealand Rugby League CEO Jim Doyle announced today the signing of
Autex Industries, makers of GreenStuf®, to the NZRL family of
Autex have signed a three year deal as Kiwis sponsors, and their
logo will be displayed on the lower back of the Kiwis jersey from
David Robinson, Chairman, Autex said "Autex Industries are proud
to announce a new three year sponsorship with the New Zealand Rugby
League and the Kiwis.
"Autex were the original sponsors of the Kiwis from 1981 - 1984
and are proud to re-establish this successful association.
"We wish the Kiwis all the best for the Australian test on
Sunday and the upcoming Four Nations Tournament in the UK."
Autex were a pioneering sponsor of the Kiwis in the 1980's and
have continued to be enthusiastic supporters of the game and are a
sponsor of the New Zealand Rugby League Museum at Rugby League
House in Penrose.
Doyle said, "We are very happy to welcome Autex back to our
sponsorship family. They are a widely respected NZ company with a
long history of supporting rugby league in New Zealand.
"Their commitment to adapting and developing new products to
ensure continuous growth and improvement mirrors our approach to
the Kiwis and we believe this makes Autex a great fit with our
Autex is committed to sustainability and doing its part to
ensure a bright future for New Zealand and the planet. GreenStuf®
contains previously recycled polyester fibre (from PET plastic) and
remains completely recyclable.