Californian fishermen are claiming victory over the proposed lead weight ban, although the state’s leading fishing body has warned that the fight is not yet over. The controversial bill, proposing a complete ban on lead weights and sinkers of 50g or lighter across the state, was amended before..
Trade visitors to EFTTEX in June will be able to pick up the latest issue of Fishing & Travel magazine, the quarterly publication aimed at anglers seeking new fishing hot spots around the globe.
One of Europe’s best known anglers has joined German tackle manufacturer DAM as its Spokesperson. Jakub Vagner, who has been associated with the Svendsen Sport-owned company’s MadCat brand, has rejoined the DAM family in a new high profile role which will see him at the forefront of its..
Bass Pro Shops is being sued by one of its former suppliers for allegedly copying patented lure designs. Huddleston Deluxe, of Las Vegas, has filed a patent infringement, copyright infringement and unlawful competition lawsuit in the US District Court for the Northern District of California against the giant..
Fishing sales at Shimano for the first quarter of the year rose by 13.2% compared to the same period in 2017, thanks to ‘robust’ sales in Japan and improved performances in Europe, North America and Asia. Overall, the Japanese bicycle components and fishing tackle manufacturer saw its net..
Australia’s iconic reel manufacturer, Alvey Reels, has been saved from closure. The company, which announced in July last year that it was closing its doors for the last time because of poor sales and rising costs, has been saved following a surge in orders and the reorganisation of..