Thanks to NTinfomaniac on NikeTalk we have just been informed that the official release of the Rising Sun AIr Jordan XII Retro has been halted. The original release date called for a release thjis coming Saturday, October 24th, however a message has just been sent to all Jordan Brand retailers the release has been delayed. The email states that all Rising Sun Air Jordan XII shoes already shipped to retailers arent authorized to be sold on the original October 24th release date and should not be put on the shelves until further notice.
For all those of you looking to grab a pair of the Rising Sun Air Jordan XII Retro your best bet is to grab a pair on eBay unless you wanna wait to that official release comes. We will be sure to keep you updated as the news develops. The email from Jordan Brand follows after the jump.
Email NTinfomaniac received from Jordan Brand.
We regret to inform you that the Jordan Brand is delaying the October 24 launch of the Air Jordan XII Retro collection, which includes footwear, apparel and accessories. The current Air Jordan XII Retro product that you have received is not approved for sale at retail.
Please ensure that this 10/24 launch product is not put on display or made available for purchase.
We apologize for this inconvenience and will be providing further direction on the product launch in the coming days.
xxxxxxxxxx, Jordan Brand