Golf Equipment Declines But Apparel Expands In October

Golf Equipment Declines But Apparel Expands In October

Golf equipment sales were off 5.9 percent in October and down 2.2 percent year-to-date, according to Golf Datatech. Golf apparel sales were up over 8 percent on the month and 6 percent on a year-to-date basis. Compared to 2019, U.S. golf equipment sales are almost 40...

Acushnet Holdings Is Hitting Its Distance

Acushnet Holdings Is Hitting Its Distance

Golf was one of those activities that was somewhat boosted by the Covid-19 pandemic, as golf is an outdoor sport with built-in social distancing. However, even without that boost, gold if experiencing long-term growth. New Wall Street reports point to an acceleration...

Ian Poulter Takes Dig At Perceived Poor Treatment Of LIV Golfers

Ian Poulter Takes Dig At Perceived Poor Treatment Of LIV Golfers

Ian Poulter has reopened the issue of whether LIV Golf players are being singled out for poor treatment after moving to the Greg Norman-fronted organisation.The 46-year-old responded to a tweet from fellow Englishman David Howell, who was in Brisbane last week...

October growth for apparel categories

October growth for apparel categories

October was another good month for golf apparel: up over 8% on the month and 6% on a year to date basis. The categories with the highest growth were Headwear (+18.5%), Men’s Tops (+15.0%) and Women’s Tops (+11.6%), while Men’s Shirts, which is the largest single...

PXG & Nick Jonas Launch New Apparel Line

PXG & Nick Jonas Launch New Apparel Line

As an avid golfer, it was a dream for Nick Jonas to create something in the golf space. While his crossover with luxury golf brand PXG might seem, in his own words, “a little off the wall and disruptive” to the general public, Nick Jonas and his brothers have long...

PXG, Nick Jones celebrate collaboration | Features

PXG, Nick Jones celebrate collaboration | Features

Renee Parsons and global pop superstar and fellow golf aficionado, Nick Jonas, recently threw an intimate soiree, celebrating the launch of their PXG x Nick Jonas Capsule Collection. The VIP dinner was hosted at SONA, Priyanka Chopra’s New York City restaurant, where...