Fire and Quaker Oats to showcase 2012 Jerseys

Fire, Quaker to launch new jerseys Thursday at Quaker Plaza

CHICAGO, IL (Jan. 18, 2012) The Quaker Oats Company, a division of PepsiCo, and The Chicago Fire Soccer Club will showcase the new 2012 home and away jerseys at Quaker Plaza (555 W. Monroe) on Thursday, Jan. 19 from 2:45 – 4:00 p.m. CT. Select Fire players will be available to media to discuss the new partnership, the club’s preseason camp and the upcoming 2012 campaign. The club named Quaker as the official Breakfast Foods & Nutritious Snacks Partner of the Chicago Fire, and the two iconic organizations are kicking off a season of food, fitness and fun for the city’s soccer fans.

Who:            Chicago Fire Soccer Club owner Andrew Hauptman, Chicago Fire players, Quaker Foods and Snacks North America president Jose Luis Prado and The Quaker Oats Company employees

What:           Quaker Oats Company and Chicago Fire Soccer Club to showcase new 2012 jerseys

Where:         Quaker Plaza - 555 W. Monroe, Chicago, IL 60661

When:          Thursday, January 19 

  • 2:45 – 4:00 p.m. CT – Jersey presentation
  • 4:00 p.m. CT – Player interview opportunities and visuals of Quaker employees and Fire players competing in soccer video games

Media interested in attending and covering the event are asked to RSVP with the Chicago Fire Communications Department at 708.496.6725 or bhannan@chicago-fire.com