Industry News

Industry Notes: Sunday, February 25, 2024

PGA Tour announces partnership with Deckorators; Panini to create golf trading cards for LIV Golf

Creighton Farms: Appoints Patrick Casey as general manager of the 900-acre private club community in Aldie, Virginia.

LIV Golf, The Panini Group: Announce a multiyear partnership in which Panini will be the exclusive trading card partner for the LIV Golf League. This marks Panini’s first entry into golf for trading cards.
MyGolfTag: Introduces its QR Code Golf Cart Keychain, which is designed for golf resorts and public courses and is linked directly to the tee time booking page of each course's website. The keychain retails for $4.95.

GenTeal Apparel: Unveils its spring 2024 collection, which features polos, pullovers and pants. Made with brrrº Cooling Technology, the lineup polos features an array of colors and patterns that explore the playful themes of warmer months, including happy hours, baseball, and travel.

LIV Golf, Corpay: Announces a multiyear partnership that makes Corpay the corporate FX provider of LIV Golf. Corpay’s Cross-Border business will manage LIV Golf’s corporate foreign exchange transactions and deliver innovative solutions that manage currency exposure for international payments.

MNML Golf: Launches its MR1 golf bag, which is crafted with sustainability, durability and modern design in mind. Each bag is constructed using 100% GRS recycled material, an equivalent of repurposing 40 plastic water bottles, to create one bag that maintains a lightweight profile of just 5.5 pounds.

Premier Golf: Appointed as a provider of Omni PGA Frisco Resort golf packages. The new resort in Frisco, Texas, opened in May 2023 and is the centerpiece of the PGA Frisco campus and home to the PGA of America. Omni PGA Frisco Resort offers two championship 18-hole golf courses — Fields Ranch East and Fields Ranch West, designed by golf architects Gil Hanse and Beau Welling, respectively.

PGA Tour, Deckorators: Announce a multiyear marketing partnership that designates Deckorators, a creator and supplier of outdoor living environments, as the official decking and railing of the PGA Tour and PGA Tour Champions. Deckorators will showcase its products at PGA Tour events throughout the FedEx Cup Season, in addition to being featured in PGA Tour social and digital properties through 2027. The partnership kicks off at the NAHB International Builders’ Show, Feb. 27-29 in Las Vegas, Nevada.