GIFAP, the tackle industry’s governing body in France, has been encouraged by a recent meeting with representatives of the French government over the future of bass fishing. President Hugues Nello and Director Stephane Sence met with the agricultural, forestry and fisheries adviser to the President to voice the..
Emerging Chinese brand, Weihai Crony Fishing Tackle, has added new sales partners to its network following successful trade show appearances.
The award-winning rod manufacturer has signed agreements with Kenny’s Tackle Shop, of the Philippines, Qatar-based Blue Whale Marine, and Al-Fuqaei Trading & Contracting, of Oman, after meeting representatives of the companies at last year’s GCG (Weihai) Expo and China Fish 2018.
The three are selling Crony’s lure rods, with.. Read More
Measom Freer, one of Europe’s top suppliers of plastic bottles and containers, has gained a prestigious accreditation to underline its green credentials. The UK-based company, which supplies many of its products to the fishing tackle industry, has achieved the BSO ISO 14001: 2015 Certificate in Environmental Management. Its..
The launch of a new group dedicated to the outdoor recreation industry across the US has been hailed as a ‘landmark day’ for the sector. The Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) officially came into being last week at a reception on Capitol Hill, Washington, attended by Congressional and administration..
ICAST veteran Tony Murphy gives it to you straight when asked whether fishing tackle retailers should attend ICAST. The owner of The Saltwater Angler, based in Key West, Florida, says bluntly: “Why wouldn't you go? You would be stupid not to. Anyone who is in the fishing tackle..
When the marketing people at Svendsen Sport brand Scierra wanted to demonstrate the strength of its new X-Stretch waders, they decided to film them being tested to the extreme by what they described as three of the most ‘badass’ soldiers they could find. Using a fully functioning military..