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by UEFA - 12/02/2014

UEFA launches tender processes for the Airline category

UEFA has announced that it is inviting bids from organisations in the Airline sector to become a commercial partner for the UEFA Champions League and/or the UEFA Europa League.

UEFA has appointed TEAM Marketing AG as its exclusive marketing agency for the exploitation of certain media and commercial rights relating to Club Competitions. The agency will be responsible, on behalf of UEFA, for overseeing the bidding process with regards to the Competitions, and will be the point of contact for all bidders in relation to requests for further information, comments, questions and submissions, and in relation to any subsequent contractual negotiations.

The respective rights will apply for the 2018 – 2021 seasons.

The tender processes for both Competitions will open today (17th May 2017) and all offers must be submitted by 12.00 noon CET on 26th June 2017. The tender documentation can be requested at the following e-mail addresses:

UEFA Champions League
uclairlinetender@team.ch  
UEFA Europa League
uelairlinetender@team.ch

In order to receive the tender documentation, prospective bidders are requested to include the following initial information in their e-mail:
- Company name
- Details of current similar contracts held
- The package(s) of interest

2018-2022 UEFA National Team Competitions – sponsorship rights opportunities for companies
 
UEFA has announced that it is giving interested parties the opportunity to become commercial partners of UEFA’s National Team Football Programme 2018-2022, including UEFA EURO 2020, in the following categories:


• Soft Drinks & Snacks
• Sports Apparel

Interested parties in these (or other) categories, and not already in discussion with CAA11, should contact sponsorship@caa11.com or Romain Rossi or Sean O’Reilly at CAA11 on +41 22 308 5151 by no later than 16 June 2017.
 
The worldwide sales of all UEFA National Team Football competitions during the period 2018-2022 is being carried out exclusively by CAA11 on UEFA’s behalf.

2018-21 UEFA club competition licensing rights sales


UEFA has the pleasure to announce that it is inviting proposals for a number of product Licensing categories for its club competitions.  Proposals are invited from suitably qualified suppliers, ideally with experience working with sports organisations, in relation to the following categories:

• Signed Memorabilia
• Security tags/holograms (proof of product authenticity)
• Umbrellas
• Premium Business Accessories and Luggage (can potentially be separate packages)
• Panoramic photos (Club competition Finals)
• Competition Patches (official badges worn on player shirts and that can be purchased by fans to feature on UCL club shirts)


UEFA has appointed TEAM Marketing AG as its exclusive marketing agency for the exploitation of certain media and commercial rights relating to Club Competitions. The agencies are responsible, on behalf of UEFA, for overseeing the bidding process with regards to their respective competitions, and will be the point of contact for all bidders in relation to all requests for further information, comments, questions and submissions, and in relation to any subsequent contractual negotiations.

The respective rights will apply for the 2018 – 2021 cycle.

The UEFA Club Competitions are:
• UEFA Champions League
• UEFA Europa League
• UEFA Super Cup
• UEFA Youth League
• UEFA Futsal Cup

In order to receive further information about the individual packages of licensing rights available, interested parties must either send an email to licensing@team.ch or contact Daniel Hammond, Senior Licensing and Promotions Manager at TEAM Marketing (+41 41 368 1751) no later than Friday, 2 June 2017.

 Prospective bidders are requested to include the following initial information in their email:

- Company name;
- Details of any similar licences held;
- The packages the supplier is interested in bidding for.

2018-2022 UEFA National Team Competitions – sponsorship rights opportunities for companies
 
UEFA has announced that it is giving interested parties the opportunity to become commercial partners of UEFA’s National Team Football Programme 2018-2022, including UEFA EURO 2020, in the following categories:


• Logistics
• Telecommunications
• Food / Restaurants 

Interested parties in these (or other) categories, and not already in discussion with CAA11, should contact sponsorship@caa11.com or Romain Rossi or Sean O’Reilly at CAA11 on +41 22 308 5151 by no later than 31 May 2017.
 
The worldwide sales of all UEFA National Team Football competitions during the period 2018-2022 is being carried out exclusively by CAA11 on UEFA’s behalf.

2018-21 UEFA club competition licensing rights sales

UEFA has the pleasure to announce it is inviting proposals for a number of product licensing categories for its club competitions.  Proposals are invited from suitably qualified suppliers, ideally with experience of working with sports organisations, in relation to the following categories:

• White Label Watch (no manufacturer branding on product)
• Flip Flops
• Publications
• Back to school products
• Football tables and children’s football training accessories


UEFA has appointed TEAM Marketing AG as its exclusive marketing agency for the exploitation of certain media and commercial rights relating to its Club Competitions. The agencies are responsible, on behalf of UEFA, for overseeing the bidding process with regards to their respective competitions, and will be the point of contact for all bidders in relation to all requests for further information, comments, questions and submissions, and in relation to any subsequent contractual negotiations.

The respective rights will apply for the 2018 – 2021 cycle.

The UEFA Club Competitions are:
• UEFA Champions League
• UEFA Europa League
• UEFA Super Cup
• UEFA Youth League
• UEFA Futsal Cup

In order to receive further information about the individual packages of licensing rights available, interested parties must either send an email to licensing@team.ch or contact Daniel Hammond, Senior Licensing and Promotions Manager at TEAM Marketing (+41 41 368 1751) no later than Friday, 19 May 2017.

Prospective bidders are requested to include the following initial information in their e-mail:
- Company name
- Details of any similar licences held
- The packages the supplier is interested in bidding for

2018-22 UEFA national team competition licensing rights for watches
 
To mark the start of the licensing rights sales process for the 2018-22 UEFA national team competitions, UEFA confirms that the sale of rights for the watch category will start in May 2017.
 
In order to receive further information about the individual packages of licensing rights available, interested parties must send an email no later than 28 April 2017 to licensing@caa11.com.
 
The worldwide sales of all UEFA national team competition licensing rights will be carried out by the marketing agency CAA Eleven on UEFA's behalf.

UEFA launches commercial processes for Video games

UEFA has the pleasure to announce that it is inviting proposals for a number of categories in the video games sector, including the official simulation game, for its Club competitions and National Team competitions (as defined below). Proposals are invited from suitably qualified suppliers in the following areas:

• Official football simulation game and associated Esports rights
• Official football management games
• Football related casual games and associated Esports rights

UEFA has appointed TEAM Marketing AG as its exclusive marketing agency for the exploitation of certain media and commercial rights relating to the Club Competitions, and CAA Eleven Sàrl as its exclusive marketing agency responsible for the exploitation of certain media and commercial rights relating to the National Team Competitions. The agencies are responsible, on behalf of UEFA, for overseeing the request for proposals (“RFP”) process with regards to their respective competitions, and will be the point of contact for all participants in relation to all requests for further information, comments, questions and submissions, and in relation to any subsequent contractual negotiations.

The respective rights will apply for the 2018 – 2021 cycle (Club Competitions) and 2018 – 2022 cycle (National Team Competitions).

The UEFA Club Competitions are:
• UEFA Champions League
• UEFA Europa League
• UEFA Super Cup
• UEFA Women’s Champions League
• UEFA Youth League
• UEFA Futsal Cup

The UEFA National Team Competitions are:
• UEFA European Football Championship 2020
• UEFA Nations League Final Four 2019 and 2021
• UEFA European Under-21 Championship 2019 and 2021
• UEFA European Futsal Championship 2018, 2020 and 2022

Separate RFP processes for both Club Competitions and National Team Competitions will open in April 2017. Suppliers wishing to participate in these RFP processes should send an email by no later than 14 April 2017 to the relevant address stated below.


UEFA National Team Competitions
EMAIL:                 licensing@caa11.com
CONTACT:           Lars Bretscher, Licensing and Sponsorship Sales, CAA11

UEFA Club Team Competitions
EMAIL:                 licensing@team.ch  
CONTACT:           Daniel Hammond, Senior Licensing and Promotions Manager, TEAM Marketing

In order to participate in the process and receive the sales documentation, prospective suppliers are requested to include the following initial information in their e-mail:
- Company name;
- Major game titles owned by supplier;
- Details of any  similar licences held;
- The packages the supplier is interested in bidding for.

UEFA offers companies opportunity to become UEFA Champions League partners

UEFA has announced that it is giving interested parties the opportunity to become commercial partners with the UEFA Champions League in three categories:
•Non-Alcoholic Drinks/Soft Drinks/Snacks
•Technology
•Energy

Interested parties should contact TEAM Marketing AG, the agency responsible for the worldwide sales of sponsorship rights for UEFA club competitions on UEFA's behalf, by 14 April.

Announcements regarding the launch of subsequent product categories will follow in due course.

The latest offer comes after UEFA announced that Heineken would continue as UEFA's Beer Partner for the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League.

TEAM Marketing is continuing to offer interested parties the chance to become commercial partners in all product categories with the UEFA Europa League for seasons running from 2018–21.

Contact details for TEAM Marketing:

TEAM MARKETING AG
ALPENQUAI 30
P.O. BOX 14342
6000 LUCERNE 14
SWITZERLAND
T +41 41 368 18 18
F +41 41 368 18 00
E UCLsponsorshipsales@team.ch
UELsponsorshipsales@team.ch

2018-21 UEFA club competition licensing rights sales

To mark the start of the licensing rights sales process for the 2018-21 UEFA club competitions, UEFA confirms that the sale of licensing rights for the following product categories will begin in February 2017:

  • Official collectibles partner (stickers and trading cards)
  • Official licensed watch partner

In order to receive further information about the individual packages of licensing rights available, interested parties must either send an email to licensing@team.ch, or contact Daniel Hammond, Senior Licensing and Promotions Manager at TEAM Marketing (+41 41 368 1751) no later than Friday, 17 February 2017.

The worldwide sales of all UEFA club competition licensing rights will be carried out by TEAM Marketing AG on UEFA's behalf. Further announcements regarding the launch of subsequent licensing product categories will follow in due course.

UEFA launches tender processes for official matchballs

UEFA is inviting bids for a number of categories in the sports sector for its major competitions, including the official matchball. Offers are invited from suitably qualified suppliers in the following areas:

UEFA EURO 2020 (and various other national team competitions)

  • Official matchball and potential to acquire footwear rights
  • Onsite merchandising
  • Top Executive Programme (TEP) kit assistance scheme


UEFA Champions League, UEFA Super Cup, UEFA Futsal Cup finals and UEFA Youth League

  • Official matchball
  • Branded apparel and onsite merchandising



UEFA Europa League

  • Official matchball, branded apparel and onsite merchandising


Full details on the tender process and how to submit bids can be found here

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