Sunday, August 9, 2020
2013

News Archives

BGIA Column

New BGIA Chairman, Nigel Freemantle writes his first column.  The BGIA will have the opportunity to write in this monthly column with any news...

Finding Time – interview with Foremost Golf

In challenging economic conditions, and with independent pro shops having to compete against off-course retail chains, club professionals are increasingly stretched to keep their...

Doldrums in the First Half

After a difficult 2012 in the golf industry, the last thing the trade needed was a long, freezing winter, but that is exactly what...

Time for an M.O.T?

In ‘Made to measure’ we look at ways club professionals can ensure their workshop is as profitable and efficient as possible. Now that the...

Made in Sweden, worn in America

When the European Solheim Cup team won the Solheim Cup on American soil for the first time in August, they were wearing apparel by...

Golf Show 2013 preview

The Golf Show in Harrogate will be staged for the fourth time next month, from October 8-10. The organisers are promising the biggest show...

Secret Golfer – Twilight in East Lothian

Golf Retailing’s Secret Golfer is out there, travelling the length and breadth of the UK playing a variety of golf courses, paying a green...

Pete Cowan Interview – King of the Range

Pete Cowen, a PGA Master Professional and renowned coach to many of the world’s finest golfers, will be a headline speaker at Golf Show...

Retail Profile – Gamola Aberdeen

Gamola Golf in Aberdeen has broken the mould in golf retailing. It is rare enough to find an independent, off-course retailer at all, let...

Behind the counter

This month GR talks to John Tolliday, Director of Golf at Dale Hill Hotel & Golf Club in East Sussex. Professional: John Tolliday Position: Director of...