Industry News to host tent sale Announces Tent Sale and Demo Event in Greensboro, April 18-20

(RALEIGH, NC) – Global Value Commerce (GVC) – owners and operators of the world’s largest e-commerce platform for new and pre-owned golf gear – announces that its flagship retail brand will host a massive tent sale and demo event April 18–20 in Greensboro, NC at its retail location which is shared with the Rick Murphy Golf Academy, located at 1317 Pleasant Ridge Road.

The tent sale starts Thursday, April 18 and provides visitors a chance to check out never-before-hit and previously owned clubs, apparel and more, as well as trade-in their current equipment. The Demo Day is on Saturday from 9 a.m.–5 p.m., with the most popular equipment manufacturers in the world offering trials and fittings for their 2019 club lines. Participating companies include Callaway, Cleveland Golf, Cobra, Mizuno, PING, Titleist, and Wilson Golf.

Additionally, two competitions will be held Saturday, a putting challenge at 11 a.m. and short game contest at 2 p.m., with a variety of prizes to be given away. Onsite lessons and clinics will be available from famed PGA Professional, Rick Murphy. For more information, please call 336.605.0052.

The Tent Sale Schedule for the week is as follows:

  • Thursday, April 18: 12 p.m.–8 p.m.
  • Friday, April 19: 10 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 20: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

“This event is an exceptional opportunity for players of all skill levels to come out and experiment with new equipment that will help them shave strokes off their games,” says Ed Byman, CEO of GVC. “There has been so much great equipment released in recent years, with all of the major OEMs doing really interesting things. The key is finding what works for your game, and this event will help players do exactly that.” helps all golfers, regardless of their skill level or budget, find the right equipment, apparel and accessories for their games. The company’s ground-breaking U-tryTM program is the industry’s first online “try before you buy” offer. It provides the ability to test the latest drivers, fairway woods, hybrids, irons, wedges and putters from top manufacturers for up to two weeks for a small trial fee. After 14 days customers either keep the clubs and pay the current list price – less the trial fee – or return them with a prepaid shipping label. To learn more about the program, visit


About Global Value Commerce
Headquartered in Raleigh, NC, Global Value Commerce is the owner and operator of the world’s largest e-commerce platform to buy, sell, trade and try pre-owned equipment and new golf gear. Its popular websites include,, and upscale lifestyle retailer is home to U-tryTM, the golf industry’s first exclusively online club trial program that allows golfers a two-week test of new equipment from all of golf’s leading manufacturers. This includes drivers, fairway woods, hybrids, full iron sets, wedges and putters.

Beyond its popular retail channels, the company’s PGA Value Guide catalogs vast product information, sets industry standards on pricing and is used by millions of golfers to calculate credit or cash for their trade-ins. The value guide’s complementary trade-in network boasts more than 7,000 PGA Professionals who monetize golf club inventory, notably exchanges, demos and un-hit overstock.

GVC employs 130 people, including PGA members and golf-equipment experts who develop extensive product content and advise customers about how different types of equipment make them better players. Distribution centers in North Carolina, Utah and in Mississauga, Ontario total 100,000 square feet and house more than 400,000 units at any given time.

More information:, 866.843.0262

Ben Cramer