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Archive for the ‘Corporate’ Category

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

BGIA Welcomes Srixon Sports Europe as a New Member

The British Golf Industry Association has welcomed Srixon Sports Europe as a new member. Srixon are a brand owned by Dunlop Sports Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd the full story »

Russell Groundscare appointed Ventrac Dealer for territory in north of England

Price Turfcare, the Ventrac importer for the UK and Ireland, has appointed the Russell Group’s Groundcare Divison as their dealer for Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and north Lincolnshire

Monday, April 24th, 2017

Turf Equipment SA Appointed New Jacobsen Dealer for South Australia

Turf Equipment SA, the Adelaide-based turf equipment dealership, has been appointed as a Jacobsen dealer for Southern Australia

JS International Takes Bettinardi Into Europe

UK distributor to supply Continental markets with US putter brand

Golf Insurance 4 U – Taking Hazards Out Of Play

Only an estimated one in ten of the UK’s four million golfers possesses specific golf insurance

Friday, April 21st, 2017

Changing The Game For London Golfers

Second modern golf studio set to open 24/7 due to high demand

Motocaddy upgrades EuroPro Tour prize package

UK’s top-selling trolley brand supports the Tour for 12th consecutive season

GolfPunk – an apology

Some of the figures that we published yesterday morning from a recent survey of 1,500 readers were incorrect. We apologise for these errors. See below for a link to the corrected copy

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

SkyTrak Launches TV Advertising Campaign

SkyCaddie has launched a Sky TV advertising campaign for its personal launch monitor / golf simulator, SkyTrak. The campaign features Hank Haney, SkyTrak spokesman and world-renowned golf instructor

Get up to £80 off your new SkyCaddie this spring

The clock has started to tick, but UK golfers have until the end of June to get up to £80 off a new SkyCaddie in a trade-in offer announced today the full story »

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Club Car Appointments

Club Car has announced the appointment of two new members of its EMEA sales team, following a successful start to 2017

Monday, April 17th, 2017

Foley’s Reel Science Technology Seminar delivers the optimum cut at The Grove

Renowned grinder manufacturer Foley United UK held a successful Reel Science and Optimum Cut Technology seminar at The Grove Golf Club late last month. The event was hosted by The Grove course superintendent Phil Chiverton

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

European Tour Properties engage 59club services

To ensure the highest levels of customer service and sales etiquette are maintained, the European Tour Properties has engaged the services of the Industry’s Leading Benchmarking giants, 59club to create their own ‘European Tour Properties Mystery Shopper Initiative’

A week is not such a long time for Charterhouse and their dealers

Existing, and recently appointed dealers from their distribution network met at Charterhouse School and had the opportunity to get ever-valuable hands-on experience

Shot Scope Receives £500,000 Grant from Scottish Enterprise

Leading golf performance tracking brand Shot Scope has announced it has received a grant from Scottish Enterprise to the amount of half a million pounds

Friday, April 7th, 2017

PGA Pros Discover Peak Training with Foresight Sports

Launch monitor expert advises on raising coaching & fitting revenues

VPAR set to further enhance customer experience at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

The Tournament Management System will be utilised by the UK’s largest independently owned hotel group to further enhance the guest experience at its five UK golf venues, as well as its four golf resorts on the Costa del Sol in Spain

AGIF Assisting Maredo’s Asian Expansion

Membership of the Asian Golf Industry Federation not only provided the Dutch-based business with opportunities to network with industry figures in Asia but also participation in a selection of turf grass seminars and field days that AGIF annually organises

Topgolf’s Toptracer Modernising Golf for Players and Spectators

Toptracer (formerly Protracer) ball flight tracking technology is revolutionizing how fans play and watch golf worldwide

Sales and Marketing Teams Enhanced at Slope Mower Manufacturer Dvorak

To support sales drives in Northern Europe and The Americas, the Czech manufacturers of the Spider range of remote controlled slope mowers has added new members to its sales and marketing teams

Thursday, April 6th, 2017

Peate Planning For Success With GCA

Planning specialist Aaron Peate, an associate director with London-based Indigo Planning Limited, is plotting a bright future after securing membership of the expanding Golf Consultants Association

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

Braemar Golf and Mosaic Form Strategic Relationship

Scottish and US based management companies with global reach will enhance their development, management and advisory services to clubs worldwide

Probably the largest database of Golf Results and Records online

GOLFstats Inc. is a subscription-based professional golf results, statistics and analysis service with a unique and proprietary set of tools, searches, reports, and charts

Crown Golf installs SkyTrak at 22 venues

The UK’s largest golf club operator, Crown Golf, has installed SkyTrak launch monitors at 22 venues after a successful year-long trial at several of its clubs

Kawasaki Engines and Spider look back on 15 years of remote mowing

Lubomir Dvorak’s invention of the first remote controlled mowers designed to cope with steep slopes and uneven terrain introduced a new and, more importantly, safer way of working to groundscare professionals