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NSSF Names Schilling Director of Exhibitions & Conferences


The National Shooting Sports Foundation has announced that Melissa Schilling has been promoted to the position of Director, Exhibitions & Conferences.



Maryland Ends Ballistics Imaging Program and Provides a Lesson


Both houses of the Maryland General Assembly in the past week acted in near unanimity to end that state’s dysfunctional experience with what was once billed as a crime scene investigative tool.



INFOGRAPHIC: Ammunition Under Attack


The California Fish and Game Commission on April 9 adopted regulations to implement the law that will ban the use of traditional lead-component ammunition for all hunting in the state by July 1, 2019. The implementation will involve multiple phases, beginning with the 2015 hunting season.



Orchid Advisors and NSSF Announce Platinum Sponsor Epicor and ATF Program Sessions at 2015 Firearms Compliance Conference


Orchid Advisors and NSSF announces keynote speakers and platinum sponsor for its 2015 Firearms Compliance Conference to be held on May 11-13, 2015 in Orlando, Florida.



In-Store Firearm Carry—Much More than a Belt and Holster


After you have made the decision to allow your staff to carry while at work. Before everyone straps on a holster, the next steps you need to take are to develop an in-store carry policy.



NSSF Lauds U.S. Reps. Culberson and Goodlatte, Sen. Grassley for Leadership in ATF Ammunition Ban Reversal


The NSSF today expressed its profound thanks to U.S. Rep. John Culberson (R-Tex.), U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) and U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) for the pivotal leadership roles each played in working to convince the ATF to forestall the effort to introduce a new regulatory framework that would have banned the manufacturing and sale of 5.56 mm M855 "green tip" ammunition.



Respected Insurance Company Provides Discounted Services NSSF Members


NSSF-SocialMediaSquare NSSF partners with a highly respected insurance company that specializes in policies for our members in the firearms industry.



Gun Ownership Declining? Don’t Believe It


An AP story receiving considerable attention cites the latest General Social Survey finding that gun ownership has declined in recent years, though other research provides evidence that Americans are embracing gun ownership at a much higher rate.



NSSF Welcomes Former ATF Director of Industry Operations Mary Jo Hughes as Newest Member of FFL Compliance Consulting Team


NSSF is pleased to announce that former ATF Director, Industry Operations Mary Jo Hughes has agreed to join the organization as a member of its retail FFL Compliance Consulting Team.



Wanted: Someone to Run a Sneak Play for the White House


As Americans were preparing for the Presidential holiday weekend the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives announced that it planned to effectively ban M855 and SS109 “green tip” rifle ammunition in 5.56 and .223 calibers.



PolyCase Ammunition Joins Growing List of NSSF Industry Summit Sponsors


The NSSF is pleased to announce that PolyCase Ammunition has signed on as a custom sponsor of NSSF's 2015 Industry Summit.



NSSF Website Now Available in Spanish


Responding to the growing interest in target shooting and firearms ownership by those who speak Spanish, NSSF has made its website available in a Spanish translation.



Project ChildSafe Hits Major Milestone with 1,000 Supporter Organizations


One thousand supporters have joined with NSSF to promote Project ChildSafe, the industry's national program to encourage responsible firearms ownership and provide safety materials to all gun owners.



Troy Signs on as Bronze Sponsor of 2015 NSSF Industry Summit


The National Shooting Sports Foundation is pleased to announce that Troy has joined the growing list of 2015 NSSF Industry Summit sponsors at the Bronze level.



Web-design Company Provides Business Development Benefits to NSSF Members


Business woman and  project NSSF Partners with a web-design company that specializes in firearms and outdoor businesses to provide its members a significant discount customized online business solutions.



Retailer Education Seminars Starting Soon


Despite the record snowfalls in the areas surrounding NSSF’s offices in Newtown, Connecticut, the calendar does tell us spring is just a few short weeks away. That means NSSF will be kicking off the first of a dozen Retailer Education Seminars around the country. These invaluable compliance-oriented sessions provide retailers and range owners across the […]



Smart Gun Owners Trump ‘Smart Guns’


Although the goal of the recent Seattle International Smart Gun Symposium was to take a “neutral stance on the issue and to provide an open forum for experts to make their case, pro or con,” to us, the deck appeared stacked.



NSSF 2015 Industry Summit Registration Opens


Groundbreaking research and gaining insights on proven programs that result in growing the ranks of target shooters and hunters are hallmarks of NSSF Industry Summits. Registration for the 2015 Industry Summit is now open.



SSSF Announces New Partnership with Project ChildSafe on Firearm Safety Education


The Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation is joining forces with Project ChildSafe to help promote responsible firearm handling and storage.



Ducks Unlimited Partners with Project ChildSafe to Promote Firearms Safety


Ducks Unlimited has teamed up with NSSF as an organizational supporter of NSSF's Project ChildSafe program to help further promote the importance of firearms safety in the sporting community.