Docherty to manage Macron deal

Doherty to manage Macron dealScottish Rugby announced today that it has secured the biggest sponsorship deal in its history as current Edinburgh Rugby kit supplier, Macron, will come on board in the summer to become official kit partner for all Scotland representative teams and the professional clubs, Edinburgh Rugby and Glasgow Warriors.

Given the magnitude of the deal and his experience and expertise in sports retail, Edinburgh Rugby managing director Craig Docherty will manage the relationship with Macron on Scottish Rugby's behalf as well as looking after Scottish Rugby's relationship with its retail partner and Scottish Rugby's product licensing.

The partnership commences on 1 July and Scottish Rugby will be looking to find a successor to Craig in his post at Edinburgh Rugby in due course.

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