The Covington, Ga.-based manufacturer has entered into an agreement with 19 major colleges and universities to produce officially licensed team logo golf balls. Financial terms and length of the agreements with Alabama, Clemson, Georgia Tech, Ohio State, Texas A&M and more, were undisclosed.
Just in time for football season, Bridgestone Golf announced it will kickoff a college team logo golf ball program.
The Covington, Ga.-based manufacturer has entered into an agreement with 19 major colleges and universities to produce officially licensed team logo golf balls. Under the agreements, Bridgestone has been granted the right to manufacture and sell golf balls and golf ball packaging bearing the official team logos. Financial terms and length of the agreements are undisclosed at this time.
Bridgestone’s collegiate team logo offering will feature Alabama, Auburn, Clemson, Florida, Florida State, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Louisville, Louisiana State, Miami, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Ohio State, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Texas A&M, West Virginia and Washington. The team logos will be available on any model of Bridgestone Golf’s golf ball lineup through its Custom Logo department. Also, a Special Edition Custom Team Package of Bridgestone’s award-winning e6 ball will be available at retail locations around the U.S.
“College football brings out passion in people like few other things, so we’re excited to offer golfers the ability to show that team pride on the golf course this fall,” said Corey Consuegra, Golf Ball Marketing Manager for Bridgestone Golf, Inc. “With more than 190 million college sports fans across the country, we believe our college offering will be a great addition to Bridgestone’s already successful collection of industry-leading golf products.”
For information on Bridgestone Golf’s entire portfolio of golf balls, that will now be available with collegiate team logos, visit www.bridgestonegolf.com.