Energy prices are hurting golf clubs

Alistair Dunsmuir
By Alistair Dunsmuir October 28, 2011 14:02

Energy prices are hurting golf clubs

A new survey has found that spiralling inflation is hitting golf clubs hard, with runaway energy costs impacting on them the most.

Research carried out by the Forum of Private Business has found that 94 per cent of small businesses such as golf clubs have seen energy bills increase over the past year, followed closely by rises in transport costs (92 per cent) and increases in the price of raw materials (82 per cent).

Further, 82 per cent of respondents said that overall rising costs have impacted adversely on their business. More than half (55 per cent) said they have impacted on staffing costs, and 74 per cent reported that cost increases have inhibited their growth.


Alistair Dunsmuir
By Alistair Dunsmuir October 28, 2011 14:02
Write a comment

1 Comment

  1. CHRIS MORLEYpga November 30, 07:21

    Re energy costs i can show a system where your energy costs can be reduced by up to 50% per month with one of the largest UK PLC footsie 250 companies in the UK .

    I dont like to advertise on this site so if you wish to know more please ask .

    Snowing soon good luck out there .

    Reply to this comment
View comments

Write a comment

Your e-mail address will not be published.
Required fields are marked*

Join Our Mailing List

Read the latest issues

Advertise With Us

To advertise in the magazine or online, contact:

Tel 020 7803 2453

Twitter Timeline