ATLANTA, Jan. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- PGA TOUR Superstore today announced it will open its first interactive retail store in Utah, introducing a new experience for golfers in the Salt Lake City area. The store, located in Sandy, is expected to open in April.
PGA TOUR Superstore is known for its large-format interactive stores across the country. The 25,000 square foot interactive store will feature four state-of-the-art simulators, four practice hitting bays and an expansive putting green measuring more than 750 square feet. Its new Sandy location at 10355 S State Street, east of I-15 off of State Street next to PetSmart and Nordstrom Rack (in a previous Staples location), will be the largest golf retail store in the area.
PGA TOUR Superstore will employ between 25-30 associates, including PGA teaching professionals, and will also have an in-house club-making and repair facility to provide a unique, interactive experience to golf enthusiasts of all levels.
"We are very excited to bring the best experiential destination in golf retail to Utah and specifically the Greater Salt Lake City area," said PGA TOUR Superstore President and CEO Dick Sullivan. "This is an incredible market for golf, and we believe the area is underserved for golf retail. Our professional expertise and interactive environment inspire all types of golfers – from beginners to scratch golfers – to play the game and find everything they need under one roof."
PGA TOUR Superstore is owned and operated by Golf & Tennis Pro Shop, Inc., whose controlling owner and chairman is Arthur M. Blank, retired co-founder of The Home Depot and owner of the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United FC.
About PGA TOUR Superstore
PGA TOUR Superstore is operated by Golf & Tennis Pro Shop, Inc., which is headquartered in Roswell, Ga. As the PGA TOUR's exclusive off-course/off-airport retail partner, PGA TOUR Superstore provides customers with access to the same technology and expertise that card-carrying TOUR pros use each week in the TOUR Vans that accompany them. All stores are staffed with teaching professionals and have multiple state-of-the-art swing simulators, practice hitting bays, and large putting greens. There is also an in-house club making and repair facility. Along with equipment and accessories, PGA TOUR Superstore has an unmatched selection of men's, women's and juniors' apparel and footwear. For more information, visit www.pgatoursuperstore.com.
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