Titleist parent The Acushnet Co., planning five year, $120M investment in golf ball operations

Titleist and FootJoy parent The Acushnet Co., is planning a five-year, $120 million investment in its golf ball operations and what it calls “precision manufacturing capabilities.’’ Acushnet Co., CEO David Maher said the investment will enhance speed and efficiency of golf ball operations and stretching the company’s custom ball capabilities. The Acushnet Co., operates two […]

PGA Tour Superstore eyeing more growth in 2021

Golf retail giant PGA TOUR Superstore says its plans to open at least six new stores in 2021, reaching the 50-store milestone by the end of the year.  The company also reported record comp store sales growth while gaining market share for fiscal 2020 – despite its brick-and-mortar doors being closed for nearly two months […]

Charlie Rymer, Golf Tourism Solutions launch “Balls in the Air” podcast

Former PGA Tour player Charlie Rymer – one of golf’s more unique voices – and Golf Tourism Solutions, has launched a podcast called, “Balls in the Air.’’ Four episodes of “Balls in the Air with Charlie Rymer” are already available on a range of hosting channels, including Google Podcasts, Soundcloud, Stitcher, Apple Podcasts and Spotify. Among Rymer’s first guests are World […]

NYT report: TaylorMade Golf on the sales block

  TaylorMade Golf is on the sales block again, according to a story on The New York Times. The Times says TaylorMade owner KPS has hired Morgan Stanley to broker a deal. KPS bought TaylorMade from adidas AG in 2017 for $425 million, but really only paid $200 million in cash. Here’s where things go […]