Edwin Watts Announces Golf Store Acquisitions, Sears Deal
Posted on August 10, 2010Edwin Watts Golf Shops has signed a multi-year agreement with Sears to establish ta "store-within-a-store" retail model for the golf industry. Edwin Watts plays ato add 12 "store-within-a-store" retail locations inside Sears stores nationwide.
Edwin Watts has also acquired Double Eagle Golf in Cordova, Tennessee. The 11,800 square foot store will be converted into a Edwin Watts Golf Shop. This acquisition follows the acquisition of 5 retail stores through Southern Golf Partners in July.
John Watson, CEO Edwin Watts Golf Shops, says, "At a time when the golf retail industry is consolidating, Edwin Watts Golf continues to build its portfolio of brick and mortar locations though an aggressive acquisition strategy, designed to foster growth of our retail brand on a national basis."