The advertisement that cost Pennsylvania-based Sportsman’s Shop its Facebook marketing privileges. (Photo: The Sportsman’s Shop/Facebook) A family-owned sporting goods store in central Pennsylvania told Fox News over the weekend Facebook pulled its advertisements over guns. Jessica Keffer, marketing manager for the Sportsman’s Shop in East Earl, Pennsylvania, said the social media site applies its policy
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The entrance to the Remington Outdoor Company booth at SHOT Show 2017. (Photo: Daniel Terrill/Guns.com) Executives with Remington Outdoor Company, which owns a host of gun and ammo brands, attributed the company’s 31 percent decrease in third quarter sales to soft market conditions resulting from last year’s surprising election victory by President Trump. Remington reported
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“Until imitation guns are made safer, parents should stop buying them,” said Sen.Richard Blumenthal last week (Photo: Heather Burian/NBC Connecticut) A Connecticut Democrat wants parents to pump the brakes on buying toy guns until a bill he has introduced to make them more readily recognizable passes Congress. Joining Hartford Police and staff at St. Francis
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Attorney General Jeff Sessions directed a review of the federal background checks system, citing issues that allowed a Texas gunman to legally buy firearms despite a documented background making him a prohibited buyer. In a statement, Sessions said the shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, “that relevant information may
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The loading block is one of four new products designed by Creedmoor Sports. (Photo: Creedmoor Sports) Precision shooting products manufacturer and supplier, Creedmoor Sports, introduced four new products to its reloading accessories series aimed at making reloading simpler and faster. The Creedmoor Wilson Case Trimmer Platform, the Creedmoor Annealing Made Perfect Pilot Holder, The 30
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The Comp-Tac Armadillo shooting vest is built specifically with IDPA shooters in mind. (Photo: Comp-Tac) Comp-Tac announced a new shooting vest, the Comp-Tac Armadillo, designed for IDPA shooting matches requiring firearm draws from concealment. A result of the company’s recent acquisition of Armadillo Concealment, the Comp-Tac Armadillo is IDPA compliant. Built from 10-ounce-weight thick cotton
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Lucid Optics’ TP4 Full Size Tripod, coming in 2018, boasts stability for spotters. (Photo: Lucid Optics) Lucid Optics expands its series of optics accessories, launching the new TP4 Full Size Tripod designed for optics stability. The TP4, constructed to provide exceptional stability, uses a four-section aluminum build to stabilize optics. Utilizing twist-lock leg sections, shooters
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Reports on gun sales often follow a tragedy that forces a national debate about gun ownership. When figures are up, they’re interpreted as successful political efforts by pro-gun organizations. When they’re down, the opposite is true. But sometimes results reported are askew or incomplete. They miss the larger patterns that exist or outright misrepresent the
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The Super Sniper Rifle offers a 6.5 Creedmoor platform with optional Wilson Combat stencil on the frame. (Photo: Wilson Combat) Wilson Combat debuted a new Super Sniper Rifle chambered in precision shooting’s darling round, the 6.5 Creedmoor. The Super Sniper boasts a Wilson Combat Recon Tactical 22-inch match grade barrel on an overall 42-inch length
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