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Farlows and Sportfish launch new catalogue and videos

A new catalogue, new videos and a series of fly-tying tutorials are available from fishing and outdoor retailer, Farlows, and sister retailer and mail order company, Sportfish. The spring/summer Sportfish catalogue is packed with top brands and includes everything from technical clothing to hi-tech rods and reels, waders, luggage, nets, flies, fly lines and many […]

ASA cancels ICAST but reveals ‘digital’ show plans

ICAST – the world’s largest fishing tackle trade show – has fallen victim to the COVID-19 pandemic. A statement issued yesterday by Glenn Hughes, President of  the American Sportfishing Association (ASA) – owner of the show – confirmed that the event in Orlando in July will not take place in a physical format, but revealed plans to introduce […]

Latest Czech lockdown rules leave EFTTEX searching for ‘workable solution’

Under the latest restrictions issued this week by the government of the Czech Republic, EFTTEX – Europe’s top fishing tackle trade event – will not be allowed to go ahead in its present form in Prague from June 11th to 13th. On Tuesday, the country’s Industry and Trade Minister, Karel Havlicek, outlined the government’s five-stage plan […]

Coronavirus: Long4Life execs take 30% pay cut

The owner of one of South Africa’s leading suppliers of fishing tackle has announced that its top executives are taking a 30% pay cut and that it is donating R1m in the fight against Coronavirus. Long4Life, which operates the Sportsmans Warehouse chain, has responded to the announcement by the country’s President, Cyril Ramaphosa, this week […]

Coronavirus: Forum launched to support US tackle trade

A website and social media campaign has been launched in the US to help support the recreational fishing industry during the COVID-19 pandemic. is focused on helping businesses and individuals in the fishing community. It will highlight programmes across the US specifically aimed at supporting tackle shops, guides, captains and other small businesses looking […]

Trump Administration announces huge expansion of fishing access

A historic move to expand fishing and hunting access in the US has been tabled by the Trump Administration.  The proposal represents the single largest-ever expansion of fishing and hunting opportunities by the US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). It reaches across more than 2.3m acres at 97 national wildlife refuges and nine national fish […]

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