Shoe Legend Mike Forsey’s Next Act: Payntr Golf

For many executives, nearly four decades in the golf business – or any business – means it’s time to begin thinking about stepping aside and spending more time on the golf course playing rather than selling and promoting the game. But spend even a few minutes with Mike Forsey and you get the idea that […]

Cole Haan Debuts Next Gen Golf Shoe Line

  Cole Haan, an iconic American performance lifestyle brand and retailer, last year expanded into the performance golf category and quickly has became a brand to watch (and wear). Cole Haan today introduced its second generation of shoes that it says can be worn on the golf course and on the office. The company has […]

Puma Golf Launches ALPHACAT Shoe Line

PUMA Golf has introduced its new PROADAPT ALPHACAT, which it calls the “Alpha” of all spikeless shoes. The company says the shoe features a fresh design that combines exceptional performance and hi-tech materials with PUMA’s fashion-forward aesthetic, The ALPHACAT is available in two versions for men: standard lace and DISC ($150), as well as a […]

Callaway Golf Says Topgolf’s Funding Needs “Significantly Lower” Than Expected

When Callaway Golf and Topgolf merged in March 2021, Callaway bean counters estimated funding needs for its golf entertainment division to be approximately $325 million. As of year-end 2021, however, Callaway Chief Financial Officer Brian Lynch said Topgolf’s need for funding was “significantly lower’’ due to its faster than expected recovery and strong 2021 performance. […]

Fighting Back Against Wall Street, Callaway Golf to Publish “Comprehensive Sustainability Report,” and hold Investor Day 

Despite record setting revenue and earning numbers the past several quarters, Wall Street continues to show little respect for its stock price. Case in pointL  ELY stock this morning iis trading at $24.30 per share , down from its $25.33 closing price on Feb.10 – the same day Callaway reported record revenue and earnings for […]

Gift Guide 2: Stay Ahead of Santa

  There’s still time to get those gifts – for yourself  and others – before Santa shuts it down for another holiday season. Here’s Gift Guide 2: OnCore Golf + VERO X1 Buffalo, N.Y.-based OnCore Golf has carved out a formidable position in the direct-to-consumer ball category over the past decade. Its perimeter-weighted, three-ball lineup […]