Whilst in November 2013 Ping announced that they had bought the manufacture and distribution of their apparel brand back in house and under the corporate umbrella, Callaway Apparel has announced that it has joined in partnership with Perry Ellis International (PEI).
Perry Ellis International is one of the world’s leading designer, distributor and licensor of a broad line of high quality men’s, women’s and children’s apparel.
The Company owns a huge portfolio of internationally recognised brands including Perry Ellis, Farah, Original Penguin by Munsingwear, Grand Slam, John Henry, Tricots St and many more. Perry Ellis also holds the license for Nike and PGA TOUR for golf apparel.
Callaway Apparel will now have greater corporate presence as well as servicing the green grass, off course and sporting goods channels. Perry Ellis will also perform the embroidery, embellishing and warehousing of products for Callaway in the United Kingdom.
Callaway Apparel’s Sales Manager, Helen Willsmer said ” It is exciting for everyone that Perry Ellis one of the world’s leading designer, distributor and licensor of high quality men’s, ladies and even children’s apparel has joined in partnership with Callaway Apparel, the leading golf brand. The two companies will compliment each others strengths to develop, distribute and provide high-quality, innovative and modern golf apparel throughout the European Market. We look forward to injecting Perry Ellis`expertise into the Callaway apparel range and to continue being one of the industry’s leading apparel golf brands.”