Saturday, 29th November, 2014

Archive for the ‘Corporate’ Category


Monday, November 3rd, 2014

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PING G30 #1 selling driver in United States and United Kingdom in September

In only its second month on the market, the PING G30 driver achieved the #1 sales position for units and dollars in the on- and off-course retail channels combined


Friday, October 31st, 2014

Ian Bulleid of Troon (right) and Jonathan Smith of GEO at the International Golf Travel Market

Troon Drives Further On Corporate Responsibility 

Troon has taken the next step in sustainable business ethics, embracing a credible and proactive approach to environmental enhancement and community engagement at the courses it manages and develops


Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

PGAs of Europe Chief Executive, Ian Randell (second right), alongside Peter Millar officials, Brian Dillman (Managing Director, International; left), Bob Smith (Senior Managing Director; second left), and Mark Hilton (Sales Director Europe: right)

Peter Millar and The PGAs of Europe Join Forces

The partnership coincides with refreshed strategic elements from the PGAs of Europe and Peter Millar’s strategic movement into Europe

(from left) Robert Baker, Kyle Phillpots and Patrick Wolferstätter

Logicalgolf Agreement Makes Perfect Sense

Logicalgolf Gym Solutions enables golfers to use innovative training aids in the gym to complement classic golf lessons


Friday, October 24th, 2014

Chip Brewer Callaway President and CEO

Callaway Golf Company Announces Third Quarter Results

Company is heading for its first full year net profit since 2008 which would represent a significant milestone in the Company’s turnaround

The Sand Pro 2040Z with zero-turn being put through its paces at Turfcare Live.

Big Success for Turfcare Live Event

Toro distributor Lely UK has recently staged a brand new, open-air customer event. Called Turfcare Live, it gave users and new buyers the chance to see and test drive all the latest Toro turf equipment, and learn more about the company’s golf irrigation products

BGL Golf’s Head Chefs have been influential in securing five-star ratings by The Food Standards Agency, across all 10 venues

Five Stars for BGL Golf

BGL Golf continues its commitment to excellence with five-star ratings by Food Standards Agency


Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Titleist Free Christmas Golf Ball Personalisation Offer

Titleist Offers Free Christmas Golf Ball Personalisation

The #1 Ball in Golf offers the perfect Christmas gift to all golfers with free personalisation of its market leading golf ball range


Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Conrad Tappert

Sunice® Golf Positioned For Growth

Fletcher Sport Brands (FSB) has appointed Conrad Tappert as President of FSB effective 20 October, 2014. .....read the full story »


Friday, October 17th, 2014

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Rain Bird partners with the European Golf Course Owners Association

Rain bird has joined forces with the EGCOA and its growing supplier’s network, to offer EGCOA members their extensive range of irrigation supplies and wealth of knowledge & experience from over 80 years in the irrigation business .....read the full story »

Jeremy Vincent of The Grass Group (right) pictured with Jan-Willem Kraaijeveld, Sales Manager at GKB Machines

The Grass Group takes over exclusive UK distribution of GKB Machines

The GKB range offers groundcare solutions with top dressers, fraise mowers and aeration equipment

During the staging of the 2014 Volvo World Match Play Championship, London Golf Club receives the Investors in People Gold Award. (L-R) Alex Taskin, IiP Assessor, David Umpleby, Director IiP South, Per Ericsson, President of Volvo Event Management, Paul Devoy, Head of IIP, Janet Smith, LGC HR & Office Manager, Valerie  Steele, PGA European Tour Administrator, Austen Gravestock, LGC Chief Executive, Guy Kinnings, IMG Head of Golf

Investors in People awards London Golf Club rare Gold standard

London Golf Club, host venue of the European Tour’s Volvo World Match Play Championship 2014, has become the first standalone golf venue to be awarded Gold by Investors in People (IiP) .....read the full story »


Thursday, October 16th, 2014

PGA Europro Tour Official clothing partner

Emerging Younger Golfers Seek out Trendy Gear

Boutique golf outfitter Spencer Paul is helping sportsmen stay at the forefront of fashion with its exclusive collection of clothing for gents of all ages .....read the full story »


Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

(from left) Chris Steele, Richard Fryer, Andrew Cotter

Double Delight For FJ at 2014 Foremost Golf Industry Awards

FootJoy collects the ‘Shoe of the Year’ and ‘Apparel Brand of the Year’ awards at the 2014 Foremost Golf Industry Awards


Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

PING at Foremost Awards (from left) Andy Martin, John Clark, and Andrew Cotter

PING in Seventh Heaven at Foremost Golf Industry Awards

PING won the Supplier of the Year accolade at the prestigious Foremost Awards for the seventh consecutive year .....read the full story »

Campey VGR Topchanger

Scotland’s top turf professionals invited to join Campeys on Scottish demo tour

Campey Turf Care Systems is holding a short two venue demonstration tour of Scotland .....read the full story »

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On Course Foundation Partners Medi8

Services golf charity and communications specialist form partnership to increase the reach and impact of the charity


Monday, October 13th, 2014

From left: Foremost company director Andy Martin and Chairman Chris Steele congratulate Motocaddy Sales Director Neil Parker and Chairman David Wells, with awards presenter Andrew Cotter

Motocaddy Wins Double Award At Foremost Ceremony

Brand wins the Innovation and the Trolley awards for second year in a row

KitLock is a robust, digital cabinet lock from Codelocks

KitLock swings into action at Heythrop Park Golf Club

For the improved convenience of its customers, Heythrop Park, famous for its 18-hole Bainbridge golf course, has begun the process of upgrading 250 of its key and coin operated lockers in the clubhouse changing rooms to KitLock digital locks


Friday, October 10th, 2014

(from left) Richard White, Huxley Golf Installation Manager joins Chris Huang, Chief Administrator and Song Tan, Chief Executive Officer of Huxley Golf China.

Huxley Golf Launches In China

The Company, which will be based in Shanghai, aims to reach both the commercial market and the domestic market

6th hole at De Vere Mottram Hall

De Vere Enhances All Round Golf Offering With Foremost Retail Partnership

De Vere Hotels & Resorts and Foremost Golf, the UK’s largest golf buying group, have formed a partnership in order to provide a comprehensive retail experience across De Vere’s diverse golf resorts portfolio


Thursday, October 9th, 2014

(from left) Enjoying the atmosphere of The 2014 Ryder Cup, Kim Kjaersgaard Frandsen, board member of Abacus Sportswear, Sven-Olof Karlsson, CEO and Owner of Abacus Sportswear, The 2015 Solheim Cup European Team Captain, Carin Koch, and Henrik Treschow, Chairman of Abacus Sportswear

The 2014 Ryder Cup is a ‘sell-out’ success for Abacus Sportswear

Abacus Sportswear, a pioneer of high-performance stretch waterproof fabrics and an Official Licensee of The 2014 Ryder Cup, has announced unprecedented sales of its garments during Ryder Cup month


Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

New Forest Farm Machinery’s turf sales director Nick Clarke (right) welcomes new professional turf equipment salesman Robin Woods to the dealership.

New Forest extends John Deere turf dealership

Based at Ringwood in Hampshire, New Forest Farm Machinery was established as a John Deere agricultural dealer in 1979 and has held the company’s turf franchise since the groundscare division was first established in 1986

Swoosh snag

Nike Golf welcomes 100+ key retail partners to Archerfield

They were treated to Tour player insights from Nike Golf from Tour athletes Francesco Molinari and Thorbjørn Olesen


Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

The proposed RA Equipment Testing Centre at Kingsbarns

R&A Plans New Equipment Testing Centre At Kingsbarns

Utilising the latest technology, the 22,750 sq. ft building will provide a world class testing and research facility that will house The R&A’s Equipment Standards department