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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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.



$25 Million More to Anti-Gun Group will Fund a Lot of Astroturf

Everytown for Gun Safety and its billionaire founder and funder, Michael Bloomberg, recently have pledged to spend $25 million on anti-gun efforts.



Firearms Education Deserves a Place in Schools

North Carolina legislators want high schools to offer an elective firearms safety course to improve gun safety awareness.



Lowest Price Versus Dated Terms — Which is the Better Choice?

Manufacturers and distributors in the shooting industry are notable for their use of extended payment terms. Are they a good deal for retailers?



You May Be Surprised to Know… Hunters Aid the Environment [INFOGRAPHIC]

With Earth Day approaching and with people thinking more about our planet’s health, take a moment to recognize hunters, the largest contributors to conservation.



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.



Nation’s Firearms Industry Executives in Washington for 10th Annual Congressional Fly-In

Executives from the nation’s firearms and ammunition manufacturers, distributors and leading retailers were in Washington, D.C., this week for the 10th annual congressional “fly-in.”