The US recreational fishing industry has called for swift action in passing the Modern Fish Act into law after it received overwhelming approval by a US Senate Committee in late February. The Act seeks to update the nation’s saltwater fisheries management system to more accurately distinguish between recreational..
Danish fishing tackle manufacturer Westin has strengthened its sales team in Germany with the appointment of Sven Brehe.
The 43-year-old from Lüneburg will oversee sales in the north and part of the east of the country.
“A man like Sven, who has been responsible for the establishment of other fishing brands in Germany, is a big advantage for us,” said Enrico Di Ventura, Westin Country Manager. “He has everything.. Read More
Around 90% of products at Leeda’s annual iceTackle* show in February were new for this year. So there was plenty for visiting retailers to consider for their shops. Angling International spoke to some of them about what caught their eye at the MK Dons Stadium, near the company’s..
One of Canada’s top fishing tackle manufacturers has said that the country’s ailing industry – in decline since 2015 – may be beginning to stabilise. A turbulent economic environment across North America, fuelled by fierce market competition and changing consumer buying habits, has resulted in retail outlets in..
Serial award winners, American Tackle, were at it again at China Fish last week. The company, winner of awards at three of the world's top trade shows in recent years, capped another successful appearance at China Fish by winning the tackle accessory category with its Black Titanium Guides. “Winning..
Scott Forristall is the new President and CEO of the R.L. Winston Rod Company and Bauer Fly Reels, it was announced this week. Foristall’s impressive CV includes time at prestigious brands including Eagle Claw, Johnson Outdoors and, most recently, Far Bank Enterprises. He has spent 25 years working in..