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Major UK fishing mail order business to close

Fishtec, widely regarded as the UK’s largest mail order business, is in the throes of a closing down sale after confirming that it is to cease trading. Based in mid-Wales, the business is part of the BVG Group Ltd, which claims annual sales of £140 million. It recently sold its Airflo brand to Mayfly Outdoors […]

Mouches de Charette appoints new Product and Marketing Manager

Mouches de Charette, the largest fly fishing tackle manufacturer and supplier in France and owner of the JMC brand, has appointed Thibault Longis as Product and Marketing Manager.  Longis joins the company from retail chain, Pacific Pêche, where he has been Fly Fishing Manager since 2009. He will be responsible for product, marketing and export […]

Enterprise Tackle introduces biodegradable imitation baits

Top UK imitation hookbait manufacturer, Enterprise Tackle, has announced groundbreaking plans to make all of its products biodegradeable. The company has taken advantage of a new additive in plastic that makes its products break down within three years, compared to up to three centuries in normal plastic. From early spring it will be offering biodegradable […]

Two Cabela’s close and combine with nearest Bass Pro shop outlets

Two Cabela’s stores have been closed in the US and amalgamated with neighbouring Bass Pro Shops retail outlets. A spokesman for Bass Pro Shops described the latest move as an opportunity to bring the brands together and better serve customers with a greater assortment of product, better value and local expertise in a single location. […]

American Tackle moves into state-of-the-art headquarters

Award-winning rod components manufacturer, American Tackle, has moved into its new headquarters in Florida. Th state-of-the-art facility in Oviedo is just down the road from its previous home and is four times larger. The most striking feature of the 1,800sqft building is the interactive showroom that is located just inside the entrance  and features the […]

Super Retail Group contributes $250,000 to bush fire relief

One of Australia’s leading suppliers of fishing tackle has pledged $250,000 to help deal with the aftermath of this summer’s devastating bush fires. Super Retail Group, which owns the Boating Camping Fishing (BCF) chain of stores across the country, will donate the cash to the Red Cross Disaster Relief and Recovery programme. It has also […]

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