Store sale celebrates Follett partnership

Store sale celebrates Follett partnership

Fairfield University and Follett celebrate 50-year anniversary with Downtown Fairfield Bookstore and on-campus Spirit Shop discount event

Two-day sales event, Oct. 21 and Oct. 22, features discounts on apparel and gift items

Image: Fairfield flags Fairfield University and Follett Higher Education Group , operator of the downtown Fairfield University Bookstore and on-campus Stag Spirit Shop , recently celebrated 50 years of partnership. To honor the occasion, the Fairfield University Bookstore, located at 1499 Post Road in Fairfield, and Stag Spirit Shop, located in the Barone Campus Center, are hosting a two-day discount event Tuesday, October 21, through Wednesday, October 22, during which time students, faculty, staff and local community members can receive select discounts off of all apparel and gift items in both stores.

"Fairfield University is proud to recognize its longstanding partnership and collaboration with Follett," said Jim Fitzpatrick, Assistant Vice President of Student Services. "Since 1964, the Fairfield University Bookstore has supported the success of thousands of students, and with the opening of our downtown Fairfield location, we have become an even more integral and contributing member of the local community."

To deliver on its mission to support the Fairfield University community, Follett has continually evolved store product assortments and services - from building the largest collection of affordable course materials to expanding store operations with a downtown bookstore that provides a wide-range of merchandise for the wider Fairfield community. Looking forward, Follett remains committed to meeting changing customer needs and expectations to ensure a superior, hassle-free shopping experience.

For the latest information on Fairfield University Bookstore, located at 1499 Post Road, and Stag Spirit Shop promotions, please visit the bookstore and shop websites at and . Also 'Like' the bookstore's Facebook page at .

Posted On: 10-20-2014 03:10 PM

Volume: 47 Number: 78