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New 2020 product launches featured in Sakura catalogue

The 2020 Sakura catalogue, now in its fifteenth year, is now available. Part of the Sert Fishing group of brands, Sakura was launched by Francis Coutou when he was President of the French tackle company, and it has continued to grow in popularity. Highlights of the latest edition include the Ionizer, Tsubaki, Shükan and Mitsio […]

Former Harley-Davidson exec joins Brunswick group

Former Harley-Davidson executive, Greg Falkner, is the new General Manager of Lowe Boats, part of the Brunswick group of boat brands. He will have responsibility for growing the Lowe brand and managing its portfolio of products within the Aluminium Boat Group. Falkner worked in a number of leadership positions at Harley-Davidson, most recently as head […]

Cleveland Boat Show adds fishing expo to the mix

The annual Progressive Cleveland Boat Show in Ohio, about to enter its 62ndyear, is being expanded to include a recreational fishing expo.  The show  is being held in Cleveland’s I-X Centre –  the ninth largest convention centre in the world – from January 16 to 20 and will feature the inaugural Fishing Expo. The Lake Erie Marine […]

Former EFTTA President and Masterline Walker MD dies

Dick Tallents, the former Presidentr of EFTTA, and Managing Director of UK-based Masterline Walker, has died. Dick, who served on the EFTTA Board for 12 years, retired from the company in 2013. He was also an active member of the British Fishing Tackle Trade Association – the forerunner of today’s Angling Trades Association (ATA). More […]

Former Pure Fishing director joins Lews Holdings Board

Lew’s Holdings Corporation, owner of the Lew’s Fishing, Strike King Lures and Hunters Specialties brands, has recruited Connie Parker from Pure Fishing to its Board of Directors. Parker was Director of Stewardship and Corporate Sustainability for Pure Fishing and also serves on several national boards, including Ducks Unlimited.  “Connie’s profound impact on the advancement of […]

Pure Fishing acquires Fin-Nor and Van Staal from Zebco

Pure Fishing, the world’s largest suppler of fishing tackle, has strengthened its dominant presence in the saltwater market with the acquisition of Fin-Nor and Van Staal from W.C. Bradley/Zebco Holdings. Announced today, Pure Fishing says that the move will accelerate the group’s ongoing focus on driving growth in the fishing industry. Captain Craig Cantelmo, who […]

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