European tackle giant Svendsen Sport has started legal proceedings against a Chinese manufacturer which it says has been ‘blatantly’ copying its award-winning Water Wolf HD underwater camera. The Danish company says that copies of the camera, which won three awards at EFTTEX when it was first launched in..
Retailers who shun the opportunity to attend ICAST – the world’s largest fishing tackle trade show – are squandering their opportunity to be competitive in the industry.
That is the view of Fred Haas, Vice President of Product Development at Tackle Direct, one of North America’s biggest retailers. He told Angling International: “You are not taking advantage of one of the biggest tools of the trade if you are.. Read More
Shimano Europe Fishing Holding is to stop distribution of Rapala VMC Corporation’s Sufix branded fishing lines in Italy, Germany, Benelux and the UK from the beginning of next year. Sufix will be distributed by Rapala France SAS in the four countries. All other distribution agreements in Europe, the..
In the largest project of its kind ever attempted in Europe, one of England’s most iconic rivers is set to benefit from a near £20 million improvement which will boost fish stocks and recreational fishing. The major wildlife project, which includes the installation of the UK’s first ever..
Patagonia posted $10 million in sales on Black Friday and donated all of it to environmental non-profit organisations. The outdoor apparel brand had promised to do so heading into the busy holiday shopping week and reported that the single-day sales were record breaking. “We expected to reach $2 million..
One of the UK’s major fishing tackle retailers, Go Outdoors, has been sold in a deal worth £112.3 million. It has been taken over by JD Sports Fashion, a leading retailer of sports, fashion and outdoor brands. The group has 182 stores across a number of companies that..