Sunday, 28th May, 2017

Archive for the ‘Corporate’ Category

Friday, May 26th, 2017

The BGIA Welcomes Lynx Golf as a New Member

The British Golf Industry Association is delighted to welcome Lynx Golf as a new member. Lynx is a British, family owned golf equipment company, dedicated to offering exceptional clubs for use by golfers at all skill levels

‘And The Putter Went…PING’

PING’s new book chronicles PING’s heritage and takes readers behind the scenes of a genuine American success story that began in the family garage of Karsten Solheim, a Norwegian immigrant and mechanical engineer who invented the PING putter in 1959

Friday, May 19th, 2017

PlayMoreGolf appoints team of customer service representatives

PlayMoreGolf’s targeted marketing campaign has generated more than 15,000 sales leads for its partner venues and PlayMoreGolf’s flexible membership programme now operates at 40 UK venues

ECCO® Golf Agrees Indian Distribution Deal with Bhaseen Sports

Leading golf footwear innovator, ECCO Golf, and Punjab-based Bhaseen Sports Pvt Ltd are delighted to announce a new partnership which will see the company become the sole distributor of ECCO Golf shoes and accessories in India joins with APAC Golf Consulting to boost Asia Pacific sales have created an exclusive partnership with APAC Golf Consulting to manage and promote product sales across the Asia Pacific region

MSL Solutions Australian Securities Exchange IPO ‘Great for Future of Golf’

MSL Solutions Initial Public Offer was 100% fully underwritten and over-subscribed raising A$15 million to accelerate MSL strategic initiatives as key golf industry technology partner across Australasia and Europe

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

Golf Pride Most Trusted Grip Brand at PLAYERS Championship

Eaton has announced that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the most used swing and putter grip brand at the 2017 PLAYERS Championship. By the numbers, 118 of 145 players (81%) in the tournament field trusted their games to Golf Pride swing grips

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Burden Bros Agri Ltd take on complete Charterhouse range for Sussex

Operating from their Framfield depot, Burden Bros Agri Ltd will be stockists of the Redexim range of both natural and synthetic turf maintenance machinery, as well as the Graden range of products

NGCOA names GOLFZON as Official Golf Simulator Partner

GOLFZON, established in South Korea in 2000, is a global leader in the golf simulator business with more than 30,000 simulators in operation in over 40 countries

Jacobsen is Gold Sponsor of AGIF Vietnam Turfgrass Management Seminar

The Textron Specialized Vehicles brand was a gold sponsor at the recent Asian Golf Industry Federation Education Seminar held at BRG Legend Hill Golf Resort on the outskirts of Hanoi

New Ventrac Dealer in Scotland

Ventrac Dealer Network Continues to Grow with appointment of SGM Contracts in Scotland

UGolf continues international expansion to South America

France’s leading golf company has announced the signing of partnership agreements with a number of Brazilian golf courses

Monday, May 15th, 2017

PowaKaddy in LSE Group’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’ report

PowaKaddy has been identified as one of London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain, a celebration of the UK’s fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium sized businesses

Saturday, May 13th, 2017

QHotels Group Recognised As A Top Employer

QHotels, the UK’s largest golf resort operator, has been recognised as one of the top six employers in the UK hospitality industry

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

KPS Capital Partners to Acquire TaylorMade from Adidas for $425m

KPS Capital Partners, LP announce that, through a newly formed affiliate, it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the TaylorMade Golf Company – including the TaylorMade, Adams and Ashworth brands (collectively, “TaylorMade”) – from adidas AG for total consideration of $425 million, around half of which will be paid in cash with the remainder in a combination of secured note and contingent considerations

EIGCA announces three new Partners

The European Institute of Golf Course Architects announced the addition of three new Bronze partners during their Annual Meeting in the Costa del Sol

Clifford French Appointed by Glenmorangie Whisky for 146th Open Championship

Clifford French will be working with Glenmorangie ambassador Justin Rose who famously finished tied fourth as a 17-year-old amateur in 1998, at Royal Birkdale

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Power Tee Celebrates its 21st Birthday

The Power Tee UK and European Headquarters are situated in Swindon, England. The U.S. operation has been located at Ponte Vedra, Florida in since 2009. The U.S. market for Power Tee is estimated to be approximately $1.7 billion

Golfasian Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Launched in 1997 as an adjunct to a golf guide to Thailand, the company has expanded remarkably since its humble beginnings and has established itself as one of Asia’s major golfing success stories

Friday, May 5th, 2017

Callaway Golf Company First Quarter 2017

The Company reports double-digit sales growth, and a significant increase in full year sales and earnings guidance. First quarter net sales are $309 million

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

Clockwork Golf Announce New Golf Club Video Marketing Services for 2017

Designed exclusively for UK Golf Clubs, each package has been carefully designed to increase revenues in one or more key areas; golf club membership, visiting golf societies, or wedding and other event bookings

American Golf Tees Off in Bournemouth

Nationwide retailer makes flagship store in the heart of Dorset with state of the art golf equipment underlining a huge investment by the country’s most famous golf retailer

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

ETIQUS Partners with England Golf

The British watch brand has announced a partnership with England Golf, enabling its members to receive bespoke offers on purchasing the company’s timepieces created exclusively for golfers

STRI Group bolster agronomy team

STRI Group has strengthened its UK regional consultancy operation with the addition of two new turfgrass agronomists

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Air2G2 Joins Asian Golf Industry Federation

A family-owned company, GT AirInject, founders of the innovative Air2G2 aerification machine for golf courses and athletic fields, has joined the Asian Golf Industry Federation