Tag: trademarks

20170317 trapdoor

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Mar2017
Take a guess, which big club manufacturer intends to include Trap Door Construction technology into their clubs, and what could it be? Well, this trademark application reveals that it is something Callaway Golf is working on bringing to the market. What could it be? I tried to come up with a list ... Read More
March 17, 2017admin
20160415

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Apr2016
In the past few years Callaway / Odyssey has started to move away from their reliance on the 2-ball design and has launched a few unconventional putters, which leads me to wonder what is behind a recently filed trademark application for the SIDE SADDLE mark. Any guesses? The application is available ... Read More
April 15, 2016admin
20151021 86790449

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Oct2015
Trademark applications generally aren’t all that interesting, but two trademark applications filed in the past week by Callaway Golf have piqued my interest. The applications are: Available here & Available here Both applications list the goods as golf clubs. What could it be? A crazy new iron design with a sharp toe profile (my guess)? ... Read More
October 21, 2015admin
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Oct2015
What major golf brand is the least likely to produce a set of blades or musclebacks? Easy, PING of course. Well, not so fast. This month they filed two trademark applications for the iBLADE mark, available here and here. Sure, they may intend to use the mark on a putter, but ... Read More
October 21, 2015admin

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May2015
Can you guess which club maker intends to launch clubs under the Vortec name? Based upon a recently filed trademark application a PING Vortec product is in the works. As golf product names go, I give it a 7.5 out of 10, losing a few points because the name immediately ... Read More
May 4, 2015admin

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Apr2015
New golf club products are coming under the names Dagger, Mustang, and Drone. Can you guess the manufacturer associated with the new product names? The answer for all three is Parsons Xtreme Golf, as revealed by recently filed trademark applications for DAGGER, MUSTANG, and DRONE. Someone has been busy! David Dawsey – ... Read More
April 15, 2015admin

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Apr2015

New Golf Buzzword Alert

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Can you guess which manufacturer will soon be blasting us with marketing regarding a new “sound chamber” and/or “sound core” technology? The answer is Callaway Golf, as revealed by two recently filed trademark applications for the marks SOUND CHAMBER and SOUND CORE. Can’t wait to “hear” more about this new technology! David ... Read More
April 15, 2015admin

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Oct2014
You may recall this prior post regarding the GoDaddy founder starting a golf equipment company named Slick Golf. Golf gearheads are undoubtedly familiar with the rumors surrounding the GoDaddy founder starting a golf equipment company and cherry picking some of the local Karsten (PING) engineers, and more importantly a patent ... Read More
October 7, 2014admin

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Sep2014
Last week Nike filed a trademark application indicating their intent to use an interesting trademark directed to golf clubs. Based upon the timing of the VAPOR trademark application, this new application may correspond to a new product launch at the PGA Show. Could this be the replacement for the Covert ... Read More
September 5, 2014admin

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Aug2014
Yes, the marketing department at one golf company has marketer’s block (similar to writer’s block, only much harder to treat) and clearly they did not read the “Lighter, Faster, Longer” post at MyGolfSpy about golf’s marketing buzz words. Let one of their graphics summarize things for you.   Sure, given the periods ... Read More
August 14, 2014admin