TTW Staff

TTW Staff  |  Apr 27, 2021  |  First Published: Mar 01, 2021  |  0 comments
The UK’s fishing tackle industry body, the Angling Trades Association, is today writing to seven Government ministers and 62 MPs along with Environment Secretary George Eustice in an effort to make it easier for bait manufacturers to export their products to Europe.
TTW Staff  |  Apr 27, 2021  |  First Published: Feb 09, 2021  |  0 comments
Zebco Europe, the major tackle supplier with exclusive brands Zebco, Rhino, Black Cat, Quantum, Magic Trout Browning and Radical, is looking for a country manager to handle its French operation.
TTW Staff  |  Apr 27, 2021  |  First Published: Jan 28, 2021  |  0 comments

Welsh fly line and tackle manufacturer Airflo has boosted its environmental efforts by backing the UK Anglers National Line Recycling Scheme initiative

The firm, which was acquired by US-based Mayfly Group – which owns Ross and Abel Reels –in 2019, wants to encourage its customers to recycle old fly lines rather than add them to the increasing problem of landfill.

TTW Staff  |  Apr 27, 2021  |  First Published: Jan 26, 2021  |  0 comments

Due to the currently still very tense situation of the pandemic which unfortunately does not permit any prospect of reasonable and secure planning of an event April, the organisers have decided to postpone the 16th Experience of World Fishing (EWF) event to October 23rd and 24th.

EWF is regarded as the largest fly-fishing show on the continent of Europe, attracting visitors from all over the world.

TTW Staff  |  Apr 27, 2021  |  First Published: Jan 19, 2021  |  0 comments
Svendsen Sport is once again strengthening its marketing team and this time the Copenhagen-based company is looking for a full-time marketer and content creator to grow the Savage Gear brand in Sweden.
TTW Staff  |  Apr 27, 2021  |  First Published: Dec 24, 2020  |  0 comments

The private company behind Bass Pro Shops, Cabela’s and White River Marine Group has grown its retail portfolio further with the purchase of Sportsman’s Warehouse.

It means the Great American Outdoors Group will add the retail giant’s 112 stores to its 169 outlets under the Bass Pro and Cabela’s brands.

TTW Staff  |  Apr 27, 2021  |  First Published: Dec 11, 2020  |  0 comments
Ben Miller has been named director of sales and operations for VMC Inc, beginning on January 1st, 2021 reporting to VMC president, Cyrille Viellard, as successor to longstanding colleague Cyrille Mathieu.
TTW Staff  |  Apr 27, 2021  |  First Published: Dec 03, 2020  |  0 comments

Danish based Fairpoint A/S, owner of the trade’s fastest growing brands Westin and Kinetic Fishing, has unveiled its latest resource for UK and Irish retailers.

The showroom, based in Dublin, will offer UK and Irish retailers the opportunity to see all products, either by traditionally visiting the showroom or via its new virtual service.

TTW Staff  |  Apr 27, 2021  |  First Published: Nov 01, 2020  |  0 comments
Top-quality, on-water eyewear brand Costa Sunglasses has unveiled a special line of frames – the Freedom Series – designed to highlight its partnership with US veteran outdoor experience initiative, Freedom Fighter Outdoors.
TTW Staff  |  Apr 27, 2021  |  First Published: Oct 31, 2020  |  0 comments
Work has started on the construction of a giant warehouse with space for further expansion in the future for one of the US’ leading tackle distributors, Pitman Creek Wholesale.