Trading Intelligence

  • Foremost Expands Successful In-Store Ticketing Solution

    By SGB golf on 09/06/2016
    Foremost Golf has announced it is to expand its innovative NetTickIT in-store ticketing solution, following the successful launch of the system last year which transformed the look of members’ stores around the country. Ranging from shelf edge to A4 size tickets, the NetTickIT system enables Foremost members to design bespoke ticketing quickly and efficiently, providing a cost effective way to […]
  • Lynx Golf joins TGI Golf partnership

    By SGB golf on 28/08/2014
    Lynx Golf has joined the TGI Golf  Partnership as an official supplier from 2015.   Working with the successful retail services group,  family-owned Lynx will present a full range of clubs and accessories to more than 460 TGI Partners in the UK and Ireland – with  access to more than 500 retail outlets. Said Stephanie Zinser, Lynx Golf CFO, “We […]
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    By SGB golf on 09/07/2012
    Name: Daniel WebsterClub: St Annes Old Links GCLocation: Lytham & St Annes, LancashireAffiliation: Foremost GolfNumber of staff: 4 – Not a lot of people know this, but … I once had two hole-in-one’s on the same day, both on the 9th hole at St Annes Old Links. One was during a nine-hole playing lesson, followed by another in a nine-hole […]
  • Martin Heggie

    By SGB golf on 23/04/2012
    Club or shop name: Moortown Golf Club Location: North Leeds Affiliation: Foremost Number of staff: 2 – Not a lot of people know this, but I gave Vinnie Jones his first golf lesson – after sending him home to change out of his running shorts! – How has business been over the past year? Business has been strong with a […]
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    By SGB golf on 05/04/2012
    Cameron ClarkClub: Moor Hall Golf ClubLocation: Sutton Cold_ eld, West MidlandsAffi liation: TGI Golf PartnershipNumber of staff : 3 Not a lot of people know this, but… I have twice had putts to shoot 59 in tournaments. The first was at the Midland Open at Forest Hills Golf Club in 2009, where I managed to miss from six feet! I […]
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    By SGB golf on 26/01/2012
    Name: Graeme Bell Club: Linlithgow Golf Club Affiliation: Foremost Golf Number of staff: Two Not a lot of people know this, but … I helped set up one of Dubai’s premier golfing facilities, Al Badia Golf Resort, where we had one of the very first TaylorMade 3D Motion Performance Labs in the world. Within this $1million room we helped players […]
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    By SGB golf on 04/10/2011
    Name: Sandy Smith Club: Ladybank Golf Club Location: Fife, 14 miles from St Andrews Affiliation: Foremost Golf Number of staff: Two Not a lot of people know this, but … I once shot rounds of 63 and 64 within two weeks of each other. Funnily enough this patch also coincided with much practice. (Note to self: must resume practice schedule…). […]
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    By SGB golf on 22/07/2011
    Name: Kenny Hutton Club: Downfield Golf Club Location: Dundee, Scotland Affiliation: TGI Golf Number of staff: Three Not a lot of people know this, but … At 14 I made it to my golf club’s Championship Scratch final. I was unfortunately beaten by a 15 year-old, in what must have been the lowest ever combined age for a club championship […]
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    By SGB golf on 27/04/2011
    Name: Simon Buckley Club: Ham Manor GC Location: Nr Littlehampton, West Sussex Affiliations: TGI Golf Number of staff: Two full-time, three part-time Not a lot of people know this, but … I have been lucky to have a few lessons with David Leadbetter, who is a Ham Manor member. He comes over once or twice a year and is happy […]
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    By SGB golf on 03/03/2011
    Name: Maurice CampbellClub or shop name: Maurice Campbell Golf Ltd, CAMGOLFLocation: Leighton Buzzard Golf ClubAffiliations: PGA, Foremost Golf, The Golfing MachineNumber of staff: 6 Not a lot of people know this, but … I was part of the New Zealand team that finished second in the World Schools’ Championship at Sunningdale in 1988. I played with competitors from Scotland and […]