Big 5 - Store
One of the highly-rated stores in the United States, Big 5 is a retailer specializing in sporting goods and accessories from top brands. Based in El Segundo, California, Big 5 has 431 locations across 11 western states. The retail store offers a huge selection of sporting goods, and outdoor and athletic equipment for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting, fishing, tennis, golf, winter and summer recreation, and roller sports. The store also offers athletic shoes, apparel, and accessories.
Big 5 - History
Founded in 1955 by Maury Liff, Big 5 is derived from the first five stores opened in California. While the store chain started business as Big 5 Stores, it changed its name to ”Big Sporting Goods” in 1963, when the store started trading sporting goods. In 1971, Big 5 Sporting Goods came under the Thrifty Drug Stores. Big 5 witnessed some remodeling in 1997. The store chain finally went public as Big 5 in 2002.
Big 5 - Promotions
Big 5 offers weekly circulars where you can find the best sales and promotions on athletic goods. The weekly circular includes the recent discounts and coupons for the week in the store near you. Deals on the weekly circulars only last a week, so you must plan your shopping day to find the best deals. All you need to help you enjoy a wonderful shopping experience is included in the weekly ad, including coupons, discounts, the newest deals, and sale pricing.
Big 5 - News
Big 5 has continued to grow into a stronger company by leveraging technology to deliver the best shopping experience to its customers. It has developed a strong operating system that has helped it stay effective in the retail business over the years.
Big 5 - More Information
As an active member of the community it serves, Big 5 continues to offer support through donations and sponsorships. Big 5 offers donations through fundraisers and Big 5 Ticket to Shop eCards, which can be used in-store at any of our handy locations. The store is actively growing its business while encouraging a strong involvement in communities.