Guiding Eyes for the Blind Names Lands' End Official Apparel Provider
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Renowned guide dog school sets up e-Store featuring Lands' End merchandise YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y.--(Business Wire)-- Over its 54-year history, Guiding Eyes for the Blind, headquartered in Yorktown Heights, New York, has earned the public's respect as one of the world's leading guide dog schools, providing superbly bred and trained guide dogs to the blind free of charge. Guiding Eyes is proud to announce Lands' End(R) Business Outfitters as their official apparel provider. Through the new Guiding Eyes web site, www.guidingeyes.org, the public will have access to a special e-store to buy a variety of Lands' End products: from polos and outerwear to totes and caps. Customers can choose which dog breed they want embroidered on their apparel, thanks to the development of a new Guiding Eyes merchandise logo, designed by TFI/Envision of Norwalk, Connecticut. Lands' End adapted the designs for embroidery to capture the essence of each canine breed. The Lands' End embroidery on-demand program will allow customers to select yellow and black Labradors, golden retriever, and German shepherd logos (all the dogs bred and trained by Guiding Eyes for guide dog work). "Guiding Eyes for the Blind chose Lands' End Business Outfitters as its Official Apparel Provider because of our shared dedication to excellence. Lands' End's reputation for high quality apparel and dedication to customer service is unmatched," said Lisa Deutsch -- Director of Outreach and Communications. About Lands' End Business Outfitters Lands' End Business Outfitters designs unique apparel programs that offer employees individual choices and helps build the brands of companies of all sizes, including hundreds of Fortune 1000 companies. All Lands' End merchandise is Guaranteed. Period.(R) Lands' End is a proud member of Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD). For more information visit www.landsend.com/business. About Guiding Eyes for the Blind Guiding Eyes for the Blind is a leading, world renowned nonprofit 501 (c)(3) guide dog school. It does not charge the blind and visually impaired men and women it serves for its life-changing services, which include pairing them with superbly bred Guiding Eyes dogs, training and lifetime support services. Its work is supported through contributions from individuals, foundations, corporations, and civic organizations. Recent benchmarks include Governor Eliot Spitzer's proclamation of "Guiding Eyes for the Blind Month in the State of New York." Guiding Eyes is an inductee of the WNET/WLIW (New York public television) Community Hall of Fame. Its Golf Classic, to be held on June 23, is hosted by Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning. Guiding Eyes for the Blind's Headquarters and Training Center is located in Yorktown Heights, New York and its Canine Development Center is located in Patterson, New York. Photos available for this release: New apparel logos were designed for Guiding Eyes for the Blind's new Lands' End apparel program. The new Guiding Eyes yellow Labrador retriever apparel logo The new Guiding Eyes Labrador retriever apparel logo for Lands' End To view photos, go to www.enewsrelease.com/pressroom and enter Release ID: 132591 Guiding Eyes For The Blind Lisa Deutsch, 914-243-4340 Director of Outreach and Communications firstname.lastname@example.org or Lands' End Business Outfitters Amanda Broderick, 608-935-6089 email@example.com Copyright Business Wire 2008
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