Monday, 23rd January, 2017

Archive for the ‘Corporate’ Category


Monday, January 23rd, 2017

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STRI Group go Stateside

STRI Group has joined forces with Alabama-based Auburn University. The agreement will focus primarily on expanding the US soccer industry, as well as conducting surfaces research in other sports including golf, football, baseball and equestrian

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Launch of Azalea Hospitality

Malaysia-based David Townend announces the formation of his own management company Azalea Hospitality ushering in new ways to change not just the game, but the way the business operates


Friday, January 20th, 2017

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Foresight Sports Appoints Agency to Raise European Profile

Foresight Sports Europe, market leader in accurate golf launch monitors and simulation technology, has appointed specialist marketing agency Sports Impact to handle its brand and product promotion across the Continent .....read the full story »

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Twisted Frog – the UK’s newest golf brand will debut at PGA Merchandise Show

Company launches a range of golf accessories with a twist of French design flair and English practicality


Thursday, January 19th, 2017

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Foremost Completes Comprehensive Consumer Equipment Survey

Foremost has just completed Europe’s most comprehensive public Equipment Survey on behalf of its Elite Marketing Programme members, with nearly 30,000 golfers around the country providing them with details .....read the full story »

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PrideSports® Merges with MacNeill Engineering

“MacNeill Pride Group” will be World’s Leading Sports Traction Company


Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

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Duncan Ross returns to BTME 2017 with expanded services

Duncan Ross Ltd are proud to offer an expanded list of services at BTME 2017, now including fairway renovations alongside side their expertise in land drainage on sportsturf and greenspace


Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

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Danny Willett becomes global golf clothing ambassador for DESCENTE

Masters champion Danny Willett has launched the new year by embarking on a new partnership and becoming a global brand ambassador for leading luxury sportswear company DESCENTE


Friday, January 13th, 2017

Huxley Golf Reaches New Heights

Huxley Golf Reaches New Heights

Huxley Golf has proved that the sky’s the limit when the world leader in all-weather golf surfaces installed golf greens high in the Hong Kong skyline in a partnership with GolfTEC

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PowaKaddy Introduces Full Five-Year Warranty on Lithium Batteries from 2017

Bolstered by another successful year which has seen electric trolley sales increase by 14%, PowaKaddy introduces a new full five-year warranty on all Plug’n’Play™ Lithium batteries purchased from 1st January 2017


Thursday, January 12th, 2017

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Callaway Golf Company acquires OGIO International, for $75.5m

Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) announced today it has acquired OGIO International, Inc. for $75.5 million in an all-cash transaction, subject to a working capital adjustment


Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

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Stewart Golf Post Record Numbers Again

Premium trolley manufacturer Stewart Golf has released details of bumper Christmas sales and impressive performance for 2016 as a whole

Vertical Groove Driver

Vertical Groove Golf Names Christopher Reeves National Sales Manager

Industry Veteran to Lead Strategic Sales Initiatives for Cutting-Edge Vertical Groove Driver


Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Denis Pugh

Denis Pugh Announced as Headline Speaker at TGI Golf Business Conference

Sky pundit joins stellar list of speakers at Belfry event


Monday, January 9th, 2017

Lydia Ko

ECCO Golf Signs World-Number-One Lydia Ko

Leading golf footwear innovator ECCO Golf is proud to announce the signing of New Zealand LPGA Tour player and current women’s world-number-one Lydia Ko as a brand ambassador


Friday, January 6th, 2017

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Stuburt Sales Up 20% Year-On-Year

Stuburt, the British brand offering affordable quality golf footwear and apparel, has recorded a 20% rise in year-on-year sales for 2016 as well as securing record pre-book sales for 2017

Ian Martin

ECCO Golf affirms UK ambitions with appointment of Ian Martin

ECCO Golf has appointed its first full-time UK golf employee, with Ian Martin joining as U.K. Golf Sales Manager


Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

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TGI Yearbook Published

The TGI 2016 Year Book has just been published and is now freely available to readers of GBN

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Golfbox Adds Ireland and The Netherlands

Golfing Union of Ireland and Irish Ladies Golf Union and Netherlands Golf Federation have independently signed a new agreement with GolfBox to start using the tournament software solution for the 2017 season

American Beth Allen, the Scots-based new Ladies European Tour No 1, and Scottish Golf Men’s Order of Merit winner Euan McIntosh (Kenny Smith)

New PING Mixed Event for Scottish Club Golfers Offers Gleneagles Finale

The PING Scottish Mixed Championship is to be a unique new addition to the domestic handicap amateur calendar in 2017, as Scottish Golf brings male and female golfers together in a fun-filled format for all ages and abilities

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Global Turf Equipment Adds 10 New Territory Managers

Global Turf Equipment – the world’s largest independent seller and exporter of pre-owned golf course equipment – has partnered with Redexim Turf Products to expand sales operations in the United States


Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

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Garsen Grips Give Diamond Golf The Edge

Garsen is delighted to announce that their full range of grips are to be distributed through Europe’s premier golf components supplier, Diamond Golf International


Monday, December 19th, 2016

David Drysdale has returned to Huxley Golf to enhance his practice facilities

David Drysdale returns to Huxley Golf to Sharpen His Short Game

The latest Huxley addition to be installed at European Tour Pro David Drysdale’s home in Scotland is a 675 sq. ft. (63 sq. m.) short game practice area with fringe surround

PlayMoreGolf’s flexible membership drives more than 1,000 golfers to its network in 2016

Early Success for PlayMoreGolf’s flexible membership

Since launching in February PlayMoreGolf, the UK’s premier flexible membership network, has attracted more than 1,000 members to its network of 30 venues across the UK


Friday, December 16th, 2016

Jonathan Lamb, Foremost PGA Professional at Tehidy Park Golf Club

Foremost Partnership with fibodo

Foremost, the UK’s Largest Golf Retail Group, have announced the launch of a partnership with fibodo the leading online diary tool for golf Pro’s