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Forristall takes over leadership reigns at St. Croix

Award-winning US rod manufacturer St. Croix has appointed industry veteran Scott Forristall as its new President and CEO. He has joined the iconic brand from R.L. Winston Rod Company and Bauer Reels, having previously worked with top outdoor companies that include Eagle Claw, Johnson Outdoors and Far Bank Enterprises, the owner of Redington, RIO Products […]

‘Major coup’ for fishing trade as F1 sponsor backs WPC

In what has been described as a ‘major coup’ for the angling industry, a company that sponsors the Haas Formula One motor racing team has partnered with the organiser of the World Predator Classic (WPC) and the new Angling Supercup in a multi-year global deal. The groundbreaking agreement between Rich Energy and Angling Spirit brings […]

Dealers urged to make time for ICAST – it’s too good to miss

Visiting ICAST is too good a chance to miss for Giles Murphy, owner and guide at Stuart Angler Bait and Tackle. Located a mile from the boats ramps of Sandsprit Park, the popular shop is little more than two hours’ drive away from the world’s biggest trade show in Orlando. “I have visited the show […]

Milestones for Pure Fishing and Wiley X at show awards

Four wins for a rejuvenated Pure Fishing and a third success in a row for protective eyewear brand, Wiley X, were two of the highlights of the EFTTEX Best New Products Awards last week. The world’s leading owner of fishing tackle brands saw wins in one rod and two reel categories for Abu Garcia and […]

UK trade body starts fightback to grow ailing market

The Angling Trades Association is to set up a focus group to help grow the ailing UK tackle market. The decision was reached at the association’s latest meeting, the first under the chairmanship of new CEO John Loftus, which attracted a record number of people. The new group will be led by marketing expert Catherine […]


GUIDE FLY FISHING, the UK’s largest distributor of fly fishing tackle, has announced a partnership with a creative agency that will implement marketing strategies for its entire portfolio of brands and products. The company, which represents ten global brands in the UK, including RIO Products, Vision, Sage, Redington, Fishpond and McLean, has teamed up with […]

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