Newell Brands Announces Agreement to Sell Rawlings to Seidler Equity Partners & MLB
Posted 6/5/18: Newell Brands announced on June 5, 2018, that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc., to a fund managed by Seidler Equity Partners, a private investment firm based in Marina del Rey, California. The sale is part of Newell Brands’ previously announced Accelerated Transformation Plan. See more >
Remington Exits Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
Posted 5/23/18: Nearly two months after filing for bankruptcy protection, Remington Outdoor Company claims the company has emerged after successfully implementing a plan that will reduce debt levels and provide more stable financing that may help the company ride out a slowing market for firearms. See more >
NBS Hosts Team & Athletic Business Development Meetings
Posted 5/18/18: From May 14-16, 2018, the NBS Athletic Committee & Advisors met with over a dozen vendors in the NBS office negotiating programs for the upcoming Summer Athletic Market in July. See more >
Ultramax Ammunition Facility Destroyed by Fire
Posted 5/9/18: On May 8, 2018, Ultramax Ammunition suffered a total loss to their building. According to internal sources, an air conditioning crew reportedly caught an internal wall on fire while doing some maintenance to the building. See more >
Mossberg Terminates Relationship with Dick's Sporting Goods
Posted 5/9/18: – O.F. Mossberg & Sons, Inc., a leading American firearms manufacturer, announced today its decision to discontinue selling products to Dick’s Sporting Goods, and its subsidiary, Field & Stream, in response to their hiring of gun control lobbyists in April 2018. See more >
Springfield Armory Cuts Ties with Dick's Sporting Goods
Posted 5/4/18: On Thursday, May 3, Springfield Armory announced that they are parting ways with Dick's because of differences in opinions on gun rights, specifically denying Americans their fundamental rights under the Second Amendment. See more >