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Major brands on show at PGA Fall Expo

9.00am 1st July 2005 - Exhibitions & Conferences

Top golf equipment manufacturers such as Ben Hogan, Callaway Golf, Nike Golf, Top-Flite, Wilson Golf and Yonex are among more than 300 exhibitors returning to the 2005 PGA Fall Expo, 28-29th September in Las Vegas. The apparel category also is robust with industry leaders Antigua, Bette & Court, Dockers Tour, Jack Nicklaus Sportswear and Sport-Haley topping the list three months prior to the event. Datrek-Miller, Easy Picker, E-Z-Go Textron, Full Swing Golf and Wittek are among early leading exhibitors in the product and services category. (The current exhibitor list follows)
“We have worked closely with The PGA of America and our exhibiting companies to provide a fall marketplace that delivers multiple points of value and we are thrilled with the renewed participation by leading golf companies,” said PGA Golf Exhibitions vice president and show manager Ed Several. “In addition to traditional trade show elements, PGA professionals, retailers and industry leaders can look forward to an enhanced demo night, new networking functions, an expanded indoor equipment test centre, a comprehensive education conference, plus new special events and contests. The PGA Fall Expo schedule points towards a busy, productive and effective two days of business for our industry.”
In addition to seeing more than 300 golf-related exhibitors within approximately 50,000 net square feet of space in the Las Vegas Convention Centre (LVCC), visitors also will be able to test equipment in the equipment test centre and preview the latest golf merchandise in the new product Centre. This year’s Expo features new opening hours: 28th September 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. & 29th September 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The popular Demo Night returns to the PGA Fall Expo on Sept. 28th from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at the Callaway Golf Centre in Las Vegas. The centre offers a two-tiered 113-bay lighted driving range; putting & chipping greens and a nine-hole lighted par-3 course.
An expansive education conference, 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on 28 & 29th September in the LVCC, will offer six professional development tracks of more than 40 diverse seminars including advanced retailing, growing the game, marketing & promotions, merchandising, personnel & service and retailing basics. Education conference presenters will include leading golf organizations and nationally recognized golf publications.
The PGA Fall Expo is an industry event and not open to the public. PGA members, golf buyers and industry professionals can register, make travel arrangements and hotel reservations online at
PGA Members can register easily with their member ID and golf buyers will need to show proof of industry status. Members of golf’s allied organizations and other industry professionals also may easily utilize online registration.
The PGA Fall Expo, organized in partnership with The PGA of America, is one of four leading golf trade shows in PGA Worldwide Golf Exhibitions‘ global golf portfolio including the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando; the Ontario PGA Golf Merchandise Show in Toronto, Canada; and the PGA Merchandise Show of Australia in Queensland.

The Exhibitor List follows:
Accu-Length Expandable Junior Golf Clubs/ OnTrack Sports 845
AccuSport, Inc. ETC 11
Aetrex Worldwide, Inc. 452
Airzone Recreation, Inc. 763
AMA Golf Co. 459
American Dry Goods 132
Ancona 252
Antigua Sportswear, Inc. 332
Applied Merchant Systems 755
Arbonne International, Inc. 556
Arizona State University East 829
Aserta Sports, Inc. 477
Association of Golf Merchandisers 450
Aussie Chiller 364
Baby Golf 222
Bag Bed dba 353
Bag Boy Company 535
Bagy Jo, Inc. 147
Bette & Court Golf Collection 244
BFS of The Americas 438
Bill Thompson Photography 363
Birdie Golf Bags 853
Blistex 436
Bloom Designs, LLC 361
B-Mark Hats 224
Bobby Chan 232 709
Brasel Products 721
Bubble Bench 582
Butthead Covers, Inc. 483
Callaway Apparel 497A
Callaway Golf Company ETC 18
Callaway Golf Footwear 497C
Callaway Golf Timepiece Collection 497D
Callaway Golf Travel Gear 497B
Carnoustie 245
CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering 551
CheckerBalls by Fox 532
Chix With Stix, Inc. 344
CMC Custom Gifts 571
Copley Apparel Group 128
CoverShots Mobile Canopy Systems 762
Crescent Systems, Inc. 460
Crospete Sports 770
Curtis Tractor Cab, Inc. 473
Daito Golf 476
Daphne’s Headcovers 421
Datrek Miller International 850
DevStudios Leapfrog, Inc. 706
DK Promos 240
Dockers Tour 227
Doral Packaging Co. 333
Duck & Hyde 239
Easy Picker Golf Products, Inc 527
Eisinger Smith, Inc. 841
Elec-Tech International Co., Ltd 757
Evertan Golf International 499
E-Z-GO Textron 439
EZLinks Golf, Inc. 538
Feel Golf Co., Inc. ETC 12
Fleegolf 573
Flow-Rite Controls 727
Fore! Reservations, Inc. 715
Full Swing Golf, Inc. 515
Gallant Belt Company, Inc. 120
Gator Head Saver 487
GE InfrastructureWater & Process Tech. 526
Gift Box Corporation of America 520
Global Tour Golf 433
Glove It 434
Golden Retriever Ventures, Inc. 375
Golf Around the World 588
Golf Associates Scorecard Co. 734
Golf 840
Golf Gems 465
Golf Girl Couture 153
Golf Joy 152
Golf ScoreCards, Inc. 467
Golf Swing Products, LLC 577
Golf Travel Bags LLC 856
Golftini 247
Gotta Have It Golf, Inc. 415
GPS Technologies, Inc 437
Greg Evans, Artist 474
Hammy Inc. 764
Have a Better Back, Inc. 567
Heatmax, Inc. 859
Heritage Creations, Inc. 373
Heritage Cross Apparel 246
Hill Shot Golf LLC. ETC3
Hilton Grand Vacation Club 469
Hippo Golf, Inc ETC 19
iGolf Systems 808
Imperial Headwear, Inc. 338
Integrated Business Systems, Inc. 756
Interactive Frontiers, Inc. 832
Inventors Korner 581
Iron Gloves, Inc. 321
Jack Nicklaus Sportswear 226
Jencess Software & Technologies, Inc. 717
John’s Custom Golf Awards 550
JONAS Software 355
L.B. Belt Company 125
La Jolla Club Golf Co ETC 14
Legendary Headwear 145
Leighton Golf 745
Lepel Corporation 851
LIJA 115
Lil Bogies 151
Lilly Pulitzer 267
Line-Up 220
Logo Jet 739
Mad Golfer Apparel/Frenzi Golf Apparel 126
McCormick’s Golf 858
Media Partners Publishing 557
Meikang Golf Sports Equipments Co., Ltd. 470
Merchants of Golf, Inc. 533
Navika USA, Inc. 250
Nearlong Sports, USA 337
Nike Golf tbc
Nutrition For Golfers 458
Off The Wall Sportz 741
OGIO International, Inc. 750
OnCourse Media 733
Pacific Golf Accessories 341
Pacific Online Services 833
Palm West, Inc. 759
Pareto 595
Partee-It-Up 455
Passport Group 565
Pepsi Cola 814
Perfect Lie Golf LLC ETC2
PGA Employment Services 815
Phi-ten USA 497
PhoneTree 265
Pinfire Golf 772
Pro Club Cleaner 723
Pro Line Sports, Inc. 751
Putt Pal USA 566
Pyramid Sports, Inc. 776
QLink Golf 457
Radici USA 146
Reminderband, Inc. 371
RJ Sports 315
Rogers Sports Management 251
Sanford Business to Business 339
Set Right 790
ShadeTree Canopies 563
Sherie D. Giles Designs 359
Sir Christopher Hatton, Inc. 133
SKB Corporation 562
SmartSwing ETC6
SoloRider Management LLC. 732
SPL International, Inc. 729
Sport-Haley, Inc. 215
Sports Vision Technologies 539
Starting Time 753
Summit Swing Zone 591
Sunbuster/Gustbuster 423
Swing Juice Brands, LLC 453
Table Rock Golf Club, Inc. 327
Team Effort, Incorporated 711
Tee Time King 969
TeeAras 122
Teeworks / 4C Enterprise Inc. 451
Tervis Tumbler Company 468
Texace 123
T-Golf L.L.C. ETC4
The Club Glove/West Coast Trends, Inc. 427
The Corporate Presence 464
The Fancy Street Clock & Light Co., LLC 554
The Holeview 575
The Top-Flite Golf Company ETC 17
Titania Golf 235
To A Tee Collection 346
Too Blondes 369
Toscano 362
Tour Edge Golf ETC 15
Tour Golf, Inc. 737
Turf Tee 552
Twelve, Inc. 263
Ultimate Creations, Inc 367
Ultimate Tee 560
University of Nebraska, Lincoln 827
University Of Nevada, Las Vegas 825
US Jaclean, Inc. 810
Vision Perfect Tournament Software 351
Vision Track International 780
Vista Design Studios 536
Vulcan Golf LLC ETC 22
Wayzata Bay Products, Inc. 568
W‘edge 144
West Coast Netting, Inc. 558
Wilson Sporting Goods Co. ETC 16
Wind International 345
Winn Grips 426
Winning Edge Designs 766
Wittek Golf Supply Co., Inc. 445
X-GEN Putters 863
Yamaha Golf – Car Company 545
Y-Box LLC 463
Yonex Corporation ETC1
Zelocity ETC8

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