The fishing tackle industry in Australia was represented at a top level meeting with Fisheries Minister, Niall Blair, on Monday, and delivered a clear ‘no lock-outs’ in Sydney Marine Park message to the New South Wales (NSW) Government. Fishing World has reported that Damian Kerves, Deputy Chairman of the..
Global apparel brand, Under Armour, bore the brunt of the blame for weak second quarter sales at one of North America’s biggest retailers of its type, Dick’s Sporting Goods.
The giant, which stocks a comprehensive range of fishing tackle from the world’s top brands, saw its same store sales drop 4% during the 13-week period on the previous year, with CEO Ed Stack blaming the performance of the.. Read More
Fly fishing brand, Fishpond, has won a top award for its commitment to the environment. The US company, maker of award winning fishing bags, vests and accessories, has been awarded the Fly Fishers International (FFI) Conservation Award 2018, following in the footsteps of the likes of Patagonia. Russell Miller,..
Leading US fly reel and accessories manufacturer, Hatch Outdoors, has celebrated its 15th year with the launch of an anniversary reel. The California-based company says that the special newcomer to its range pays homage to the signature features of Hatch design. "The Rich Champagne anodise highlights the machining..
US rod and reel manufacturer, Duckett Fishing, has appointed a new Vice President of Operations to take the brand to the 'next level'. Experienced outdoor industry executive, Larry Rencken, has joined the company from Raymarine, where he was Vice President of Sales for the Americas. During a decade with..
The Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) has appointed two new members to its Board of Directors. Dirk Hyde and Libby Yranski will work closely with the RBFF leadership to meet its mission, including its goal to increase participation from the current level of 49 million anglers to..