As employees sweat over how many of them will lose their jobs following the $5 billion takeover by rival chain, Bass Pro Shops, its new owner has called on former Cabela's executives to donate money from their severance packages to help pay for the redundancies. Johnny Morris, Bass..
Attendance at last weekend’s Le Carrefour National Pêche et Loisirs – also know as the Clermont Ferrand Show – increased by a staggering 17% on last year.
More than 26,000 packed into the Grande Halle D’Auvergne over two days, setting a new record for an event seen by exhibitors as the first opportunity in the year to expose their new products.
The timing of the show was also enhanced.. Read More
AFTCO is making its first move into freshwater fishing on its 60th anniversary. The Californian company, owned and operated by three generations of the Shedd family and a huge brand in saltwater, is initially launching a range of bass fishing clothing. It has also announced the formation of the..
Abu Garcia has joined its Pure Fishing stablemate, Berkley, as a premier sponsor of the Bassmaster Classic. Berkley is renewing its association with the organiser of the ‘Superbowl of bass fishing’, B.A.S.S., while Abu Garcia is joining the line-up of backers. “These two iconic brands are highly respected..
The acting CEO of fast-growing UK retailer Fishing Republic has left the company after completing a comprehensive appraisal of all its operations. Chris Griffin took over from CEO Stephen Gross amid a number of Board changes in November following a ‘significant deterioration’ in trading. During his short time..
As the date draws near for iceTackle*, the trade show of UK manufacturer and distributor Leeda, more details have emerged on some of the new tackle that will be on view for the first time. Leeda’s Wychwood carp portfolio is set to change dramatically with the introduction of..