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GTW Staff  |  Apr 16, 2021  |  0 comments

Belgium-based FN Herstal, one of the world’s leading designers and manufacturers of small caliber weapons and ammunition, and integrated weapon systems, has announced that the FN-designed 5.7x28mm calibre was recently recognized as a NATO calibre with the NATO STANAG 4509 (standardization agreement).

GTW Staff  |  Nov 12, 2021  |  0 comments

Innovative scope maker, MTC Optics, announces its new, super-compact Copperhead line – a range of riflescopes designed considerably shorter and lighter than ‘convention’, making them more convenient and a better choice for smaller, lighter rifles. 

Rob Smith  |  Apr 16, 2021  |  0 comments

The world of ammunition is changing fast, lead is being phased out and companies are thinking hard about the plastic waste that shotgun wads leave in our environment. Gun Trade World looks at the changing the landscape of ammunition and one company that has designed an innovative, environmentally friendly wad for the future.

 |  Apr 07, 2021  |  0 comments

Federal was the top rifle and handgun ammunition brand in 2020 according to the feedback of more than 15,000 hunters and recreational shooters. 

Rob Smith  |  Nov 18, 2021  |  0 comments

The Fiocchi Group, thanks to Baschieri & Pellagri’s R&D department, has identified a range of technical solutions to manufacture wads made with 100 per cent biodegradable materials, with technical performance in line or better than using traditional plastic materials

GTW Staff  |  Jun 05, 2021  |  0 comments

Gamo’s 10x Quick Shot rapid reload system has already become a market reference, this exclusive technology relies on a multi-shot rotary magazine which allows the shooter to blast up to 10 shots without touching a single pellet.

 |  Mar 22, 2021  |  0 comments

With the growing popularity of airguns, the market for airgun pellets has evolved equally fast. Airgunners can make their pick from a wide array of different pellet designs, weights and materials to suit their shooting needs.

GTW Staff  |  Apr 16, 2021  |  0 comments

Italian ammunition manufacturers, Fiocchi have begun “Welcome Days” - days dedicated to staff integration, a structured path that will help them integrate into the role and into the organization in a quick and effective way.

GTW Staff  |  Apr 16, 2021  |  0 comments

In the gun world, having a constant supply of ammunition is essential. Without it, a gun is like a car in lack of fuel, completely useless. Imagine a shooting match without the right kind of ammo. Thanks to proper ammunition, consumers  can put their guns to best use. What’s more, for retailers, ammo sales are simply one of the best ways to encourage repeat business. 

 

GTW Staff  |  Apr 13, 2021  |  0 comments

In 2021 the iconic hunting and target shooting ammunition brand reached the age of 125, and with no designs on taking its foot off the gas, Gun Trade World finds out a bit more about this global powerhouse.

Rob Smith  |  Jul 28, 2021  |  0 comments

Large, global ammo supplier chooses General Inspection’s Gi-100DT for 100 per cent Inspection of Pistol Cases

 |  Apr 01, 2021  |  0 comments

Although the venerable .30-06 Springfield and .308 Winchester remain popular cartridges worldwide, there is serious competition on the horizon. Especially the Creedmoor family of cartridges, with 6.5mm and 6mm flavours, has considerably gained in popularity over recent years.

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