Recreational fishing in Sweden is set to benefit from new funding of 1m krona in 2019. The boost will come from Sportfiskarna, the country’s representative body for the sport, which is allocating the money as part of its centenary celebrations. Sportfiskarna, which is dedicated to preserving a sustainable fishing..
UK saltwater terminal tackle brand, Cox & Rawle, has appointed a distributor to handle sales in the Benelux countries and France.
Netherlands-based ULTRACAST was unveiled as the partner for the FishingMatters brand at the Hengelsport – en Botenbeurs 2018 Show in Jaarbeurs, Utrecht.
FishingMatters Managing Director, Mark Hamnett, said: “This is a logical partnership as ULTRACAST is an established distributor in the territory with premium brands and a sound.. Read More
Svendsen Sport A/S, the award-winning Danish fishing tackle manufacturer, has appointed Thomas Sanotra as its Director of Products and Concepts. Sanotra (39), joins the company from Westin Fishing, where he was Chief Operations Officer. He will take up his role on January 1 and will be in charge..
Fishing Republic, the struggling UK retail chain, has appointed an administrator after failing to raise funds to keep the company afloat. The north of England business, which has 14 fishing tackle stores across the region, made the announcement last week to the London Stock Exchange. The filing of the..
The American Sportfishing Association (ASA) has appointed a policy director to oversee fisheries management issues in the important Mid-Atlantic and New England regions. Michael Waine has joined the organisation as Atlantic Fisheries Policy Director from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), where he was a Fisheries Management..
Award-winning Scandinavian fishing tackle brand, Westin Fishing, has boosted its US team with the signing of one of the country's most accomplished bass anglers. The partnership with former Bassmaster Elite Series Angler of the Year, Brent Chapman, comes as the Danish manufacturer continues its push into the US..