NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
Our mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
It's mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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Giving a Firearm as a Gift? Some Reminders from NSSF


The holidays are just around the corner. As hunters, shooters, collectors or just plain plinkers, it’s a natural instinct to want to share our enjoyment of firearms with others. What better way to do that than to make a gift of a firearm to a family member, close friend or relative? The first thing to […]



Retail Compliance Expert Kevin McKown Added to 2016 SHOT Show Speaker Lineup


Veteran retail compliance expert Kevin McKown will be joining our impressive roster of speakers presenting at the 2016 SHOT Show University.



E-Commerce Legal Expert Sean Connolly Joins 2016 SHOT Show University Roster


Attorney Sean Connolly of the law firm Kutak Rock LLP will be presenting the session “Legal Aspects of E-Commerce,” part of the Veteran Retailer learning track at the 2016 SHOT Show University.



Legal Expert Joseph Kavan to Speak at 2016 SHOT Show University


A part of SHOT Show University’s newest learning track, “Range Development,” attorney Joseph Kavan will be headlining the session “Shooting Range Formation and Operation.”



2016 SHOT Show Retailer Seminar — From Boss to Leader


“Leadership Development Forum,” one of the 18 Retailer Seminar sessions taking place during the 2016 SHOT Show, will help firearm retailers understand the qualities that make a leader.



Retailer Seminars — Avoiding Common Pitfalls of an ATF Inspection


We learn from our mistakes, but in many situations it’s far better to know where certain obstacles and pitfalls are ahead of time so that you can have a plan in place to avoid them — like an ATF inspection.



2016 SHOT Show Retailer Seminar — Staying Ahead of the Bad Guys


Is it time for you to reevaluate your store’s security? Are you unsure what tools are right for your business? Then I strongly recommend you attend this SHOT Show Retailer Seminar.



2016 SHOT Show Retailer Seminars — Don’t Miss the NICS Town Hall Meeting!


With the New NICS E-Check 2.0 now set to debut in January, NSSF is encouraging all retailers to attend the 2016 SHOT Show Retail Seminar entitled “FBI/NICS Retailer Town Hall Meeting.”



INFOGRAPHIC: Venison Donations Provide 11 Million Meals to Less Fortunate


When you’re gathering with family and friends this holiday season, here’s a story to tell — one that would not be possible without the thoughtfulness and generosity of hunters. This infographic from NSSF shows that 11 million meals are provided annually to the less fortunate through donations of venison by hunters. Nearly 2.8 million pounds of […]



2016 SHOT Show Retailer Seminar—Expecting the Unexpected: Is Media Your Friend or Foe?


The media can be friend or foe—and often you won’t know which when they pay you an unexpected visit.



Streamlight Joins as Silver Sponsor of 2016 SHOT Show University


I am pleased to announce that Streamlight has signed on as a Silver Sponsor of the 2016 SHOT Show University.



Range Operations Expert Bryan Stear to Speak at 2016 SHOT Show University


One of the discussions during the Range Development learning track of the 2016 SHOT Show University is “Accurately Assessing Your Local Demographics” presented by Bryan Stear.



NFA Forms and Records Retention—Staying Compliant as You Enter the Suppressor Market


This should get you started as a new SOT/Class 3 dealer with your initial receipts of product into your inventory and sales to individual, non-law enforcement customers.



Veteran Range Professional Dennis Rohman To Join 2016 SHOT Show University Speaker Roster


The Range Development learning track at the 2016 SHOT Show University will include the presentation “Avoid OSHA Hell with the Right Book” with Dennis Rohman.



Small Business Expert Tom Shay Added to 2016 SHOT Show University Lineup


I am happy to announce that one of SHOT Show University’s most popular speakers has agreed to once again headline one of the sessions at the 2016 event.



Orchid Advisors and Epicor Join Together as Gold Sponsor of 2016 SHOT Show University


I am pleased to announce that Orchid Advisors and Epicor have jointly become the newest Gold-level sponsors of the 2016 SHOT Show University.



PR Expert Michelle Scheuermann Joins Lineup of 2016 SHOT Show University Speakers


Leading social media and public relations expert Michelle Scheuermann has been added to the list of subject matter experts speaking during the 2016 SHOT Show University.



2016 SHOT Show University Adds Celerant Technology’s Firearms Specialist Jon Judy to Speaker Roster


To help our retailers ring the most out of their investment, NSSF asked its Affinity Member Benefit partner Celerant Technology to provide a speaker on point-of-sale management for the 2016 SHOT Show University.



SHOT Business Editor Slaton White Goes Behind the Scenes of the ‘Undercover Shopper’ in SHOT Show University Keynote Address


Look behind the scenes in a special SHOT Show University keynote address, “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of ‘Undercover Shoppers.’”



Kutak Rock LLP Newest Bronze Sponsor of 2016 SHOT Show University


Those attending the 2016 SHOT Show University will be pleased to learn that Kutak Rock LLP has signed on as a Bronze Sponsor of this important event.