The results of a new UK fishing trade survey will be available by the end of this year. The 2016/17 Tackle Trade Survey is being conducted by the Angling Trades Association (ATA), the representative body for the UK fishing tackle industry. “In order to create vital reports for important..
The date of the first-ever trade-only China International Fishing Tackle Exhibition (CIFTE) has been moved to run alongside its sister consumer event from May 25th to 27th.
The exhibition was due to take place between May 20th and May 22nd next year, three days before the consumer-focused Suzhou Shanghua Show. The original plan was for traders have their own event and then be able to expand their knowledge.. Read More
Big Rock Sports, one of North America’s biggest suppliers of fishing tackle, has unveiled plans for a 100,000sqft distribution centre in Reno, Nevada. Considered the distribution hub of the west, Reno is strategically located among the 11 western states and will give Big Rock two-day delivery to most..
Following the retirement of its distributor of nearly 20 years, Australian lure giant Halco Fishing Company has a new partner in South Africa. It has appointed Ridwan Dockrat, at Sensational Angling Supplies, to replace Cobus VanBiljon, of C1D2 Tackle. Halco Managing Director Ben Patrick said: “Cobus has been..
UK-based Measom Freer is celebrating its 80th anniversary this year as a stockist of plastic bottles and containers. At least 30 of those years has seen it as a provider of products for the recreational fishing industry, particularly the carp angling sector, where its items are in demand..
PRADCO Outdoor Brands, a leading manufacturer of some of the most iconic fishing lure brands in the U.S., has acquired War Eagle Custom Lures. The company, which was founded in Rogers, Arkansas, 21 years ago by Keith Brashers, commanded a 9.3% market share in spinnerbaits in the U.S...