Gifts for Father’s Day and Beyond

  As Father’s Day and summer approach, it’s time renew the body, spirit and golf bag with new products. Here are a few of my favorites to get you into the summer and beyond.   Tour Edge Exotics C721 Driver Perhaps the best driver of 2021 and the best driver in the 30-year history […]

Golf Pride dominates grip count at PGA Championship

Think Phil Mickelson’s winning performance at this past week’s PGA Championship was dominant? Consider that Golf Pride was the leading grip brand in play at Kiawah Island Resort’s Ocean Course, with 81 percent of the field. Thirteen of the 13 of the 16 players who finished within the Top 10 (and ties), including the 50-year-old […]

SIK Golf, YUMAX Golf sign distribution agreement

  SIK Golf, creator of patented Descending Loft Technology, and YUMAX Golf, one of the UK’s leading golf distribution companies, have signed partnership to distribute custom built SIK putters in the UK & Ireland, Europe, South Africa, and the United Arab Emirates. “We are excited to bring SIK putters into Europe, South Africa, and the UAE. […]

Q1 Titleist golf club sales come up big for Acushnet Co.

The Titleist golf ball segment, not suprisingly, led the way in parent Acushnet Company’s Q1 revenue of $581 million compared to $409 million in Q1 of 2020. Acushnet reported ball sales of $174 million in Q1 compared with $116 million during the beginning of Covid-19 in Q1 2020. Dig a little deeper, however, and you’ll […]

Pandemic costs forcing Callaway Golf to explore price increases

Callaway Golf Chief Financial Officer Brian Lynch said the company will “explore price increases’’ due to a tight labor market, increased freight costs and increased commodity prices. It should be noted that many companies – large and small- are dealing with the same challenges thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic. Lynch, however, did not elaborate on […]