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The 2009 PGA Show - A Kid In A Candy Store Perspective

Last Updated on Friday, 10 April 2009 13:58 Friday, 10 April 2009 12:19

Lisa Vlooswyk (R) And Lorena Ochoa (L) Both Were Like 'Kids In A Candy Store' At The PGA Merchandise Show In Orlando This Year - Photo Credit Lisa Vlooswyk

by Lisa 'Longball' Vlooswyk

I attended the 56th Annual PGA Merchandise show in Orlando, Florida this past January.

I have been told for years and years that it is a “must see” for anyone involved in the golf industry.



Golf Town Celebrates Grand Opening Of Second Retail Centre In Winnipeg

Tuesday, 31 March 2009 14:23

Imagevia golf business wire
- Industry Leader Continues Robust Growth In Western Canada -

(TORONTO) - Golf Town - Canada's largest golf retailer with 43 locations coast to coast - announces the grand opening of its second Winnipeg superstore at 2355 McGillivray Blvd (in Kenaston Common next to Costco), on Thursday, April 2 at 8:00am.



Vendors Feel Recession Won’t Hurt Game – This Year At Least

Last Updated on Sunday, 29 March 2009 14:20 Sunday, 29 March 2009 14:01

Despite The Onslaught Of Doom And Gloom From Many Economic Forecasters There Were Some Positive Vibes Coming From The PGA Of Alberta's Edmonton Golf Show
by Gord Montgomery

Even though the Canadian economy seems to have been sliced deep into the rough, golf course operators and consortiums, along with major equipment and clothing manufacturers are saying they feel the upcoming season is going to be dead-solid perfect.



Weathering The Economic Storm

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 March 2009 08:18 Saturday, 28 March 2009 05:02

It May Be Rough Going For A While But The Golf Industry Should Survive The Stormy Economy Just Fine

by Jim Claggett

With apologies to our professional weather forecasters around the province, there is a saying in Alberta which goes like this, 'only two types of people predict the weather here, newcomers and fools!'



keri golf Continues International Expansion With Canadian Distribution Agreement

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 March 2009 13:17 Tuesday, 24 March 2009 13:15

keri golf Is Know For A Distinctly Feminine Line Of Bags And Accessories

via golf business wire

(Haddonfield, NJ) - Trend-setting designer Keri Murschell announces that her company, keri golf, has expanded its international presence and will now be available throughout Canada via a new distribution agreement with Fletcher Leisure Group.



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