Tag Archives: Retail

If You Can’t Prove It, Don’t Say It

‘My daddy is the strongest man in the universe’ ‘I’m the fastest runner ever’ ‘Manchester United are the best football team in the world’ All the above are boasts probably being made by children in playgrounds up and down the … Continue reading

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Price Increases Are Happening – Make Them Work For You

It was with real interest I read the recent story about Tesco and Unilever’s dispute over price increases and it made me think back to the pricing concerns I raised in August. When I highlighted these concerns it was clear … Continue reading

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Stand Still and You’ll Watch The World Pass You By

They say – whomever ‘they’ may be – that business is cyclical and that every 10-15 years the market finds itself in a similar position to where it has been in the past. If you ally this to the belief … Continue reading

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Eddie Reid: GolfBusinessNews Interview

TGI Golf Partnership Managing Director Eddie Reid was recently interviewed by influential golf industry publication GolfBusinessNews.com. In his interview Eddie spoke about the company’s performance and the golf industry as a whole, giving an insight into how TGI Golf supports the … Continue reading

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Don’t Worry, Be Happy

Positivity – an emotion sadly lacking sometimes in our industry for some reason, despite the numerous facts that should point us in that direction. The last 12 months have been extremely good for golf – a hugely successful Ryder Cup, … Continue reading

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Some Trends Just Shouldn’t Be Followed

‘A supermarket price war is being blamed for a sharp rise in the number of food producers going bust. So far this year 146 food producers have entered insolvency, up from 114 last year, according to research by accountancy firm … Continue reading

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Keep Your Options Open

During the recent months I have had many conversations with PGA Professionals, which revolve around suppliers and what to stock going forward. As a Retail Consultant I will only offer advice I feel will benefit that individual shop, and this … Continue reading

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Time to Shake off the Doom & Gloom and Big it up!

Described as the most successful Ryder Cup ever, Gleneagles has certainly given our game the real shot in the arm we all needed. The venue, weather, TV and media coverage has pushed the Ryder Cup to the heady heights of, … Continue reading

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Every PGA Pro Can & Will Benefit from The Golf Show

In order to address and overcome the vast array of issues facing the PGA pro in the current trading climate they need to be armed with the latest and most relevant information on everything relating to their business and the … Continue reading

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Time For Retail Action

The 2013 season has come to a close – I’m sure we can all agree it has been a more positive and financially successful one? If you are reading this post and thinking “not me” it is time for action. … Continue reading

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