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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Rotary International Relents on Mistaken Firearms Policy Change

We are pleased to report that the Rotary International board has reversed the decision it made in January to adopt “revisions to the Code of Policies.”

Getting the Lead Out: An Introduction to Shooting Range Lead Management

As a range owner or manager, you must ensure that you have proper practices and procedures in place to manage your lead-related risk.

10 Tips for Keeping Your Security Camera System in Tip-Top Shape

A security camera system is a critical and necessary investment for every FFL and one that should be maintained to keep it in good condition. We recommend that you schedule regular system maintenance to protect your investment and ensure that you’re getting the best performance out of your camera system. Following are 10 easy tips […]

Firearm Safety at the Range and in the Home

Did you know that June is National Safety Month? Whether you own a gun or not, firearm safety is everyone's responsibility.

NSSF’s 2017 Summit Ignites Industry Leaders with Powerful Messages

The 2017 NSSF Industry Summit is receiving high praise for the impactful and engaging information it delivered to attendees to help them grow their businesses and participation in hunting and the shooting sports.

Understanding NSSF-Adjusted NICS and the Underlying Reason Gun Sales Remain Strong

May was a record-breaking month for firearm background checks—the highest number of checks for that typically slower sales month ever processed through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS).

Security Basics: How to Criminal-Proof a Gun Store or Shooting Range

There will always be criminals planning their next big heist, and that means security will always be a top concern for retail firearms dealers and firearms range operators.

New Research Tools Provide Insights into the Minds of Firearm Owners

NSSF and Southwick Associates announce new products and services to help the industry develop strong personal connections with target audiences.

Increase Margins with Firearms Handling Training Programs

A well-designed, comprehensive and strategically implemented firearms handling training program can provide higher margins to a shooting range than any other revenue source.

Our Continuing Efforts to Help Prevent Suicide by Firearm

The key message is that suicide is preventable.

‘New’ Report on Lead Exposure at Shooting Ranges Doesn’t Have New Data

A new report making some headlines over the last few days recommends banning lead ammunition in response to blood lead levels in those who shoot at indoor and outdoor ranges.

Florida’s Shooters World Earns NSSF Five-Star Range Rating

NSSF has recognized Shooters World with the association’s Five-Star range rating.

How Wildlife Is Thriving Because of Guns and Hunting [VIDEO]

Hunters, target shooters and the firearms industry are the nation's largest contributors to conservation, paying for programs that benefit wildlife and all who love the outdoors.

Celebrate ‘Shot Heard ‘Round the World Day’ and Urge Congress to Act on Gun Range Bill

It was on this day, 242 years ago, that an American fired the “Shot Heard ‘Round the World,” at the Battles of Concord and Lexington.

5 Reasons to Attend NSSF’s 2017 Industry Summit

NSSF’s upcoming 2017 Industry Summit, set for June 5-7 in Austin, Texas, is geared toward leaders from all segments of the firearms industry.

Firearms Industry Economic Impact Rises 168% since 2008

The 2017 Firearms Industry Economic Impact Report provides a state-by-state breakdown of job numbers, wages, excise taxes and more.

Save Serious Money Using Filters Designed Specifically for Shooting Ranges

Indoor shooting range air filtration systems offer a great opportunity to save serious money in operational and life cycle expenses.

Registration Open for NSSF Industry Summit in Austin, Texas

Registration is now open for NSSF's 2017 Industry Summit, set for June 5-7 in Austin, Texas.

Range Dates: Valentine’s Day Ideas That Aim to Please

One way to get your partner’s blood pumping this Valentine’s Day or any day is by pulling a trigger at a local shooting range.

Why Your Range Should be Using HEPA Filters

As the owner of an indoor range, you have numerous options available to you when it comes to the choice of filters used in your ventilation and air filtration system. That system, of course, is an essential component of your range construction. You should have one installed, and it must meet certain criteria, all aimed […]