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Super Retail Group reports decline in fishing tackle sales

Australia’s Super Retail Group reported a decline in sales of angling gear across its Boating Camping Fishing (BCF) stores in the year ended June 29, 2019. The group, which has 139 BCF outlets across the country, told investors at its year-end presentation that sales increased 3.3% across the division to $514.6m with growth across all […]

Dick’s Sporting Goods posts best figures for three years

Dick’s Sporting Goods, which has around 10% of the fishing retail market in the US, yesterday posted its best comparable figures since 2016. Same store sales were up 3.2% as second quarter net sales rose almost 3.8% to $2.3 billion. A 21% increase in digital sales represented 12% of total sales for the quarter. Operating […]

Magnificent seven for JM Gillies at Australian show

Here’s the JM Gillies sales team celebrating the company’s seven awards at the AFTA show for the various international brands they represent in the Australian market. The wins included two for Sage in the fly rod and fly reel categories and victory for RIO in the fly line category. MD Pat Levy told Angling International: […]

Z-Man Fishing shows support for marine research

In another show of industry support for sustainability, Z-Man Fishing Products has announced funding support for marine research. The South Carolina company is to support future fishery biologists at the University of Florida’s (UF) Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) Nature Coast Biological Station. It will help with funding for three Master of Science […]

Successful Hobie Fishing Worlds 8 tournament uncovered

Andrew Death was crowned the 2019 Hobie® Fishing World Champion following the tournament on Australia’s Gold Coast. Death, from New South Wales, Australia, was the seventh angler to claim the world title following Scott Baker (Australia, 2011), Marty Mood (USA 2012), Richard Somerton (Australia, 2013), Steve Lessard (USA 2014 and 2016), Xiaohong Ma (China, 2015) […]

Content Manager & Social Media Editor for Tacklestream

Tacklestream is the new media platform from the publishers of Angling International that exists to connect fishing tackle brands to retailers. After a successful introduction to the global trade at EFTTEX and ICAST, we are now seeking a talented and passionate Content Manager & Social Media Editor to take responsibility for output across the full range […]

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