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Angling International

The independent global tackle trade magazine. Retailers, this is where you hear about new product first. Manufacturers, this is where you announce your latest launches and showcase your catalogues.

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Newell Brands reports declining sales at Pure Fishing

Feb 19 17:18, 2018

Newell Brands reported declining sales at Pure Fishing in the last quarter of 2017. However, the performance of other companies within its Play division – notably Coleman, Contigo, Marmot and Team Sports – helped the sector deliver net sales of $563m compared to $529m, an increase of 6.6%. Overall N...

Rapala VMC brands 2017 ‘exceptional and challenging’

Feb 16 16:31, 2018

Rapala VMC Corporation branded 2017 as an ‘exceptional and challenging year’ as it reported a 3% decrease in sales for the period. In its report to investors this morning, the group said its performance during the year was hindered by operational challenges at its Indonesian manufacturing facility, ...

ATA Chief Executive calls for exemption from welfare reforms

Feb 15 18:46, 2018

The body that represents the angling trade in the UK has called on recreational fishing to be exempted from proposed legislation that could have serious repercussions for the sport. A new Animal Welfare Bill is set to cover all “sentient beings – those presumed to be able to feel pain and suffer, in...

New officers elected onto BFHOF Executive Committee

Feb 15 18:40, 2018

The Bass Fishing Hall of Fame (BFHOF) elected new officers for its Executive Committee at its latest Board meeting. Donald Howell, President since 2016, will now also chair the Executive Committee. Howell, CEO of LiT Coolers, played a major role in the BFHOF, finding a permanent home at the Johnny M...

Retailers optimistic on eve of fly fishing season

Feb 15 18:17, 2018

Optimism is running high among fly shops in Colorado – one of the world’s most popular fly fishing destinations – on the eve of the 2018 season. The expectations of retailers and guiding services have been buoyed by a combination of good snow conditions and the influx of new products from manufactur...

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