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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While Media Chase “Fear” Narrative; Americans Make their Own Decisions on Buying Firearms

Media outlets are now taking a look at the demographics of those choosing to legally purchase firearms and are seeing for the first time the trends that have been evident for years now.



Pro Bono Lawyers Can Be Expensive

A coalition with gun control groups and proclaiming their readiness to file lawsuits or provide representation on a pro-bono basis in jurisdictions across the country where opportunities may present themselves.



NSSF Welcomes Bill Adams to Speaker Lineup for New Executive Management Seminar

I am pleased to announce that professional business educator Bill Adams has agreed to join the lineup of speakers for NSSF’s newest SHOT Show venue, our Executive Management Seminar. This is the first time we’re working with Adams and he brings an incredible knowledge bank to the table, one from which we think those attending […]



Boos for Hollywood: More Americans Bought Guns on Black Friday than Saw ‘Miss Sloane’ on Opening Weekend

On Dec. 9, the anti-gun message film “Miss Sloane” was released in 1,648 theatres nationwide — released yes, watched not so much.



Criminals Don’t Take Holidays

While everyone wants to enjoy the holidays and take some extra time off, unfortunately that bit of downtime makes it prime time for criminals to strike. Most retailers and ranges will close on Christmas and New Year’s days, as well as their celebratory eves before. Many FFL owners will also shorten business hours to take […]



At SHOT Show, Firearms Retailers and Shooting Ranges to Learn More about NSSF-AFSP 2017 Suicide Prevention Program

At SHOT Show, NSSF and AFSP will provide more details about their jointly developed suicide prevention program for firearms retailers and shooting ranges.



Keeping Pace with the Holiday Rush—7 Tips To Prevent Inventory Loss

We’re just two weeks away from Christmas, and with the holiday rush, as well as the hectic time post-holidays with gift card redemptions, we’ve prepared a quick checklist of things you can do to ensure your inventory doesn’t walk through the front door without visiting the cash register first. Assign a greeter to welcome customers […]



Congress Strands Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act in Unpassed Energy Conference Report

The 114th Congress came to a close without passing the Energy Conference Report containing the Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act, due to leadership’s concerns with inadequate components of energy policy as both sides of Capitol Hill focused on continuing last-minute funding of the federal government.