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Tennessee State Lawmakers Meet NSSF Members


NSSF members met with more than 40 Tennessee state legislators at a reception in Nashville Wednesday and were reassured that the Volunteer State is open for business with the firearms industry.



NSSF Praises Senate Passage of H.J. Res. 69, Rollback of Federal Rule on Alaska’s Wildlife Management


NSSF, the trade association for the firearms, ammunition, hunting and shooting sports industries, today praised the U.S. Senate's Tuesday night 52-47 passage of H.J. Res 69, overturning what is known as the Alaska Final Rule.



NSSF Lauds Secretary Zinke’s Downing of Last-Minute Lead Ban


NSSF praises Secretary Zinke's swift action in scrapping the ban on lead by hunters and anglers in outdoor recreation that was passed on the final full day by the Obama administration.



Seattle’s Gun and Ammunition Tax: How Much has Been Collected?


The Seattle City Council in 2015 passed a so-called gun violence tax on guns and ammunition. Now we'd like to know how much money this gun tax actually raised.



Local TV ‘Investigation’ Misses the Mark


A local TV station in Iowa just released the results of its so-called “investigation” into the impact of traditional ammunition made with lead components on bald eagles.



NSSF Applauds Bipartisan Introduction of Target and Marksmanship Training Support Act of 2017


NSSF has praised the bipartisan introduction of H.R. 788 in the U.S. House of Representatives, sponsored by Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif).



What to Do with Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters


Err on the side of caution and safety and don't attempt to salvage or use ammunition that has been submerged.



What to Do with Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters


NSSF and SAAMI recommend not attempting to salvage or use submerged ammunition.



NSSF Industry Summit Hits a Home Run in Pittsburgh


I believe the 2016 Summit has set a new standard for offering sessions that appealed to all segments of our industry and that will motivate attendees to improve and make meaningful changes.



NSSF Industry Summit Hits a Home Run in Pittsburgh


The 2016 NSSF Industry Summit, which attracted industry professionals from across the country to Pittsburgh June 6-8, is garnering high praise.



How to Manage Suspicious Customers


We'd like to think that every customer entering a retail shop is excited to be purchasing a firearm, ammo or accessories. However, this is not always the case.



Economic Impact of Firearms Industry Experiences Sees Significant Increase


The total economic impact of the firearms and ammunition industry in the United States increased from $19.1 billion in 2008 to $49.3 billion in 2015, a 158 percent increase, according to a report released today by NSSF.



AccessAbility Services, Inc., Newest Bronze Sponsor of Firearm Industry Compliance Conference


Orchid Advisors and NSSF are pleased to announce that AccessAbility Services, Inc., has agreed to sponsor the 2016 Firearms Industry Compliance Conference.



Firearms Industry Economic Impact Rises 158% Since 2008


The total economic impact of the firearms and ammunition industry in the United States increased from $19.1 billion in 2008 to $49.3 billion in 2015, a 158 percent increase, according to a report released today by NSSF.



Planning Ahead and Buying Long—A Conversation with Jason Hornady


If the good mood at SHOT Show and the attitude of everyone we talked to there are sound indicators—and we think they are—then 2016 should be an exceptional year for firearms retailers across the country.



Hot Off the Presses — NSSF’s 2015-2016 Industry Reference Guide


The NSSF is pleased to announce that it has updated, compiled and recently released the 10th edition of its flagship research publication, the Industry Reference Guide.



38th SHOT Show® Kicks Off at Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas


The 2016 SHOT Show opened its doors this morning at the Sands Expo Center with expectations running high given the energized market in America for firearms, ammunition and accessories.



38th SHOT Show® Kicks Off at Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas


The 2016 SHOT Show opened its doors this morning at the Sands Expo Center with expectations running high given the energized market in America for firearms, ammunition and accessories.



U.S. Sen. Inhofe Introduces NSSF-Backed Bill To Help Strengthen Ammo Manufacturing


U.S. Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) today introduced the NSSF-supported Alternative Ammunition Manufacturing Act (S.2444) to help ensure ammunition manufactures gain the certainty needed to produce alternative types of ammo.



NSSF Hails Enactment of Priority Legislation


NSSF hailed Congressional passage of legislation that precludes the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from asserting Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA) authority over ammunition and its component parts.