The Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show) rang up its second highest attendance ever at the Sands Expo Center Jan. 20-23, giving the industry a very good indicator that a strong sales year lies ahead. Long a bellwether for the industry’s prospects, the SHOT Show brings together buyers and sellers from the …

Franchi’s ever-popular Affinity is now available with an A-Grade satin walnut stock, in a Mossy Oak® Bottomlands™ pattern, and in a left-hand model. The Affinity is a versatile, semiautomatic shotgun that’s right at home in every type of shooting situation, whether it’s hunting birds or busting clay targets. “At under 7 pounds, the Franchi Affinity …

Stoeger Industries is proud to introduce the M3000 R, M3000 with walnut stock, M3000 Compact and M3020 Compact. These are the latest additions to a line of quality, affordable shotguns for hunters and shooters. Stoeger’s semi-auto shotguns all utilize the same superior inertia technology that has proven itself so reliable over many years. The Inertia …

From left to right: Matt Reintjes, ATK; Major Ed Pulido, Folds of Honor; Ben Leslie, Folds of Honor   Bushnell, an industry leader in high performance sports optics and outdoor accessories for more than 65 years, has announced its 2014 contributions to Folds of Honor Foundation totaled $364,500. Since establishing a partnership in 2010, the …

Daniel Defense, engineering and manufacturing the world’s finest firearms, precision rail systems and accessories, is exhibiting this week at the 2015 SHOT Show at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Accompanying the release of the DDM4v11 Pro Series Rifle, Daniel Defense has released accessories to fit the SLiM Rail, the company’s …

To address a specific military request, firearm silencer manufacturer SilencerCo released the shortest possible hearing-safe versions of the Octane and Osprey pistol silencers. The Octane K 45 and Osprey K 45 were designed for several leading handgun manufacturers for submission to the U.S. Army’s Modular Handgun System (MHS) competition – a program intended to select …

Building on its successful line of concealment holsters with internal retention systems, Safariland® will feature two new products, the 537 GLS™ and 547 PRD™ Open Top Concealment Belt Slide Holsters, at the 2015 SHOT (Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade) Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, booth #12762. The 537 GLS™ Open Top Concealment Belt Slide Holster features …

GunBroker.com has released its list of Best Selling Firearms of 2014. Every month, GunBroker.com publishes the Top 5 Best Sellers List for each major category of firearms sold on the popular gun auction site, breaking out New, Used, and New/Used combined categories. This culminates in the Best Selling Firearms of 2014. GunBroker.com analyzes its e-commerce data to develop this list, which …

Benchmade Knife Company, manufacturer of premium sports cutlery, unveils an array of new products at the 2015 SHOT Show in Las Vegas, NV. In addition to fourteen new models and a new mechanism with the Ambidextrous Push-Button, Benchmade will also unveil its new iconography guide to better assist customers in navigating the Benchmade portfolio of …