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Global Value Commerce offers free prizes Launches ‘Pebble Beach Bounty Contest’ in Celebration of 2019 U.S Open

(RALEIGH, NC)Global Value Commerce (GVC) – owner and operator of the world’s largest e-commerce platform for new and pre-owned golf gear – is celebrating the 2019 U.S. Open with the “Pebble Beach Bounty Contest,” a unique product giveaway hosted on

Entry is open between now and June 12 for the chance to win a variety of exciting prizes including a Garmin S40 watch, Oakley outfit of choice (top, bottoms and sunglasses) and a TaylorMade M6 driver. To participate in the drawing, visit Winners will be announced the week of June 17-21.

“The U.S. Open delivers unmatched excitement year after year and we’re adding to the festivities by providing our customers with a chance to win premium equipment,” says Ed Byman, CEO of GVC. “Our team is dedicated to creating a retail environment that thrives on great experiences and customer service and fun contests like this help us spread the excitement of golf.” helps all golfers, regardless of their skill level or budget, find the right equipment, apparel and accessories for their games. Beyond carrying one of the largest inventories of gear, the company’s ground-breaking UtryTM program is golf’s first online “try before you buy” offer. It allows golfers to test 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 (GVC) 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 UtryTM, 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