Golf News for Wednesday, December 19, 2012 | Marketing

International Club Suppliers, Grigg Brothers enter partnership

LUTZ, Fla. -- International Club Suppliers (ICS) - the sales and marketing arm for entegra Procurement Services (entegra) in the golf club and resort channel - and turf-management expert Grigg Brothers have entered a strategic marketing partnership.

Grigg Brothers is an industry leader in turf science and education. It provides high-quality fertilizers, such as its proprietary Proven Foliar liquid fertilizers and GreenSpec Granular fertilizer technologies, backed by 45 years of product development, university research and field studies. Along with high quality specialty fertilizers, Grigg Brothers also offers soil amendments, pigment, and spray dye markers and wetting agents.

"Our company is founded upon honesty, integrity and unmatched customer service support," says Mark Grigg, President and CEO. "We're excited to enlist the help of ICS to further spread the word about our environmentally-friendly approach to turf health."

Through its entegra Program, ICS is F&B supplier to more than 1,800 golf facilities nationwide. Ken's, Sara Lee, Maxwell House and Smucker's are among the many available brands. Products ranging from dairy, produce, dry goods and meat to cleaning supplies, paper products, flatware, glassware, linens and office supplies are offered.

"Grigg Brothers is devoted to an environmentally-friendly approach to turf care," says David Hamilton, Vice President of National Accounts, ICS. "We look forward to educating our roster of golf clubs and resorts about the company's innovative and cost-effective practices."

For more information about Grigg Brothers:,, 888.246.8873.

For more information about ICS's entegra Program:, 813.994.4680.

About entegra Procurement Services
Entegra Procurement Services, LLC ( is part of a global purchasing network that provides procurement services to more than 17,000 customers in North America. Its team of more than 100 procurement specialists purchases over $4 billion annually in food and supplies in the U.S. alone.

About International Club Suppliers (ICS)
Founded in 2002, ICS (, 813.994.4680) realizes exceptional savings on food and related supplies for more than 1,800 golf facilities across the United States. Offering an inventory of 3,000 premium-branded products, ICS works with many of the leading golf course management companies and clubs, including Billy Casper Golf, Kemper Sports, American Golf, EAGLE Golf, Congressional Country Club (MD), Bay Hill Club & Lodge (FL), Quail Hollow Club (NC), Sage Valley Golf Club (SC) and Trump National Golf Club, Charlotte (NC).

Stephen Reynolds
Buffalo Communications