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GTW Staff  |  Feb 14, 2024  |  0 comments

For the first time, Enforce Tac 2024 will feature a combination of three days, three halls with even more space and a special premiere.

Rob Smith  |  Oct 23, 2023  |  0 comments

Viking Arms Ltd, a long-standing distributor in the UK for EOTECH, has revealed the award for a seven-year contract framework by the Dismounted Close Combat team, part of the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD), for the Procurement and Support of up to a total fleet requirement of 12,000 SWESS Light Battle Systems, subject to financial approval.

GTW Staff  |  Oct 01, 2021  |  0 comments

Afghanistan is in the midst of a crisis. Unknown numbers of Americans and Afghan allies are in desperate need of assistance. Operation Recovery, a group of individuals who served in Afghanistan, vows not to sit idly by while so many lives are in jeopardy. Operation Recovery is a charitable organization who supports the efforts of Task Force Pineapple, a group of U.S. veterans who are working to repatriate American Citizens and Afghan allies by helping fund safe cover, movement, and medical services to injured and displaced people. 

Rob Smith  |  Dec 02, 2021  |  0 comments

Our first The Gun Trade World Podcast, "Back to business: the return of SHOT Show", is now live!

GTW Staff  |  Jul 21, 2021  |  0 comments

In response to the EU Biodiversity Strategy for 2030, FACE, the European Federation for Hunting and Conservation, has launched its new Biodiversity Manifesto, which is Europe’s first evidence-based platform showing how Europe’s hunters conserve biodiversity.

GTW Staff  |  May 21, 2021  |  0 comments

FACE (European Federation for Hunting and Conservation) has written to the editor of the UK’s Independent newspaper in response to a factually incorrect and misleading article regarding Turtle Doves 

GTW Staff  |  Feb 13, 2024  |  0 comments

The U.S. Navy has selected Federal Ammunition as a contract awardee for 7.62x51mm rifle ammunition.

 |  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. 

GTW Staff  |  Mar 28, 2023  |  0 comments

On 27 March 2023, the Finnish and Swedish Defence Forces signed a framework agreement for a joint range of firearms with Sako Ltd at the Sako factory in Riihimäki.

Rob Smith  |  Jan 11, 2024  |  0 comments

The Fiocchi Group, a manufacturer of small-caliber ammunition, which is majority-owned by the industrial-technology group CSG, has a new CEO. David Štěpán, CSG's Investment Director for Foreign Projects, who temporarily managed the Fiocchi Group in the first year after the acquisition, is being replaced by Paolo Salvato. 

GTW Staff  |  May 05, 2021  |  0 comments

The Fiocchi Team claimed five more medals during the second stage of the ISS World Cup, held in New Delhi (IND) 

Rob Smith  |  Apr 26, 2023  |  0 comments

The total economic impact of the firearm and ammunition industry in the United States increased to $80.73 billion in 2022 from $19.1 billion in 2008, a 322 percent increase, while the total number of full-time equivalent jobs rose to over 393,696 from approximately 166,000, a 136 percent increase in that same period, according to a report released by the NSSF, The Firearm Industry Trade Association.

Rob Smith  |  Oct 18, 2022  |  0 comments

Sig Sauer has announced that former JSOC Commander General (Scott) Miller has joined the company as Defense Advisor.   

GTW Staff  |  Jun 15, 2022  |  0 comments

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of George Trulock. 

GTW Staff  |  Apr 28, 2022  |  0 comments

On 28 March, former Blaser owner Gerhard Blenk passed away at the age of 81 in his adopted home of Kelowna, Canada.

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