One of Europe's best-known manufacturers of fly fishing equipment, Fulling Mill, has been taken over by a Scottish entrepreneur. Fly fishing enthusiast and businessman, Alister Jack, has bought the shares of owner Barry Unwin, who has retired from the business. Unwin will, however, be available to help the..
Visitors to ICAST had the opportunity to see and handle the new-for-2014 Invicta Series from CastAway Graphite Rods.
The Montgomery, Texas, company manufactures Invicta blanks on new proprietary mandrels with 40-ton, 12-Toe carbon fibers and new carbon intruded resins. The result, says Castaway, is the lightest yet strongest blanks it has ever produced.
“From the first moment an angler picks up a new Invicta Series rod, he’ll know it’s.. Read More
Fishpond Inc., creators of high quality fly-fishing and outdoor travel gear and accessories, scooped a hat-trick awards at the IFTD show in Las Vegas last wek. The Vaquero Vest (Chest Pack/Vest), Black Canyon Backpack (Eco-friendly Product) and the Westwater Zippered Duffel (Luggage) all triumphed in The New Product..
Koppers Fishing and Tackle Corporation won its fourth lure award in a row at ICAST with a radical new series. The design has been inspired by the schooling formation of baitfish being ambushed by a predator – and has spawned an entirely new brand called BaitBall. Koppers, which is..
Florida company, Aquatic Nutrition, showcased a new two-part shark chum at the world’s biggest event for the fishing tackle trade – the ICAST show in Las Vegas. Bloodstream Top Predator Chum will, says the company, 'tremendously increase the shark fisherman’s chance of success'. The product comes in powder..
The Radian, a new single-handed fly rod from Scott Fly Rods, came under the unforgiving eye of hundreds of dealers and media at this week’s IFTD show in Las Vegas – and emerged as the best product in show. It is the votes of the visiting writers and..