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It's mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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Posts Tagged ‘Range’

From the Counter: Thriving in the Post-Election Retail Year – Part III


50-plus days into the Trump Administration, the shooting sports industry’s political dynamic has clearly changed. Retailers that experienced buying in the past are finding competing in an altered selling environment requires more planning and forward thinking to maintain a consistent bottom line. This column is the third of the four-part series, “From the Counter,” providing a perspective from firearms dealers offering strategies and adjustments to compete successfully in the new environment.



From the Counter: Thriving in the Post-Election Retail Year – Part II


Retailers that experienced panic buying in the past are hitting the reset button to compete in an altered selling environment, one that demands more planning and forward thinking to maintain a consistent bottom line. This is the second of the four-part series “From the Counter,” providing a perspective from four firearm retailers in four diverse regions of the country.



From the Counter: Thriving in the Post-Election Retail Year – Part I


The first several weeks of the Trump Administration have been nothing short of a whirlwind of change. Many firearms retailers had prepared preemptively for a Hillary win, and in the wake of a Republican win, some retail outlet turns have quieted. We wanted find out how firearms businesses were adjusting to a Trump win and its effects on the retail bottom line. This will be the first of a four-part series, “From the Counter.” It provides a perspective from behind the counters of four firearm retailers in four diverse regions of the country, while also examining market strategies and adjustments to help retailers everywhere compete successfully during the next four years.



Royal Range USA Earns NSSF’s First Five Star Range Rating


  nssf.org To: ALL MEDIA For immediate release November 28, 2016 For more information contact: Bill Brassard 203-426-1320 Royal Range USA Earns NSSF’s First Five Star Range Rating NEWTOWN, Conn.—The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that it has awarded Royal Range USA its Five […]



2017 SHOT Business Awards Nominations Contest Opens


Make a manufacturer, distributor, retailer/range or Person of the Year nomination for a chance to win a first-class hotel stay during the 2017 SHOT Show.



2017 SHOT Business Awards Nominations Contest Opens


  nssf.org To: ALL MEDIA For immediate release June 15, 2016 For more information contact: Bill Brassard 203-426-1320 2017 SHOT Business Awards Nominations Contest Opens NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that it has opened its annual nominations contest for the […]



Guard Your Range Against the Unexpected with NSSF’s Premium Range Membership


Have you prepared your range business for that unexpected visit from the Environmental Protection Agency or Occupational Safety and Health Administration?



NSSF and First Shots — Helping You Connect with New Shooters


First Shots events are great for introducing new shooters to the shooting sports. From a host perspective, these events are also great for attracting new customers.



NSSF Announces Lead Management & OSHA Compliance Workshop for December


I am pleased to announce that the National Shooting Sports Foundation will be holding a dedicated Lead Management & OSHA Compliance Workshop, Dec. 13-15, in Orlando, Florida.



First Women-Only Rimfire Challenge Event to Debut in Maryland


The NSSF is pleased to announce that Sanner's Lake Sportsmen's Club has agreed to be the first Rimfire Challenge partner range to host a women-only Rimfire Challenge match.



Partner Up—Five Ways Retailers and Ranges Can Profit Together


Firearms retailers can benefit ranges that don’t have significant retail sales and discover ways to share their customers to the benefit of both businesses.



Store Security—More Than Set it and Forget it


When it comes to store security systems, there’s more to making them work for you than setting it and forgetting it. Here are several items to put on your regular to-do list.



NSSF Members Receive Discount on Employee Background Checks


NSSF partners with a prominent employment screening company to offer NSSF members a substantial discount on employee background checks.



Help to Make ‘Where To Shoot’ Better: Ask Your Local Range to Join NSSF’s Directory


Looking for a place to shoot? NSSF’s all-new Where To Shoot mobile app — available for iPhone, iPad and Android devices — helps you do just that. Right now, there are more than 10,000 ranges in our database, but we’d like to grow that even more. Don’t see a range listed that you know is […]