Click here to download the catalog as a PDF file.
iPaper - Page 16
Industry news Freedom Group Companies Present Awards emington, Marlin, H&R 1871, DPMS and Bushmaster, of Freedom Group, presented awards at the SHOT Show, recognizing top distributors and retailers. Bass Pro Shops was honored as the 2010 Remington Firearms Retail Chain of the Year and the 2010 Remington Ammunition Retail Chain of the Year. “In 2010, Bass Pro Shops supported Remington through a depth of product offerings, a commitment to product line extensions and special make-up firearm products,” said Scott Blackwell, Remington chief sales officer. Remington named Outdoor Brands Ltd. as the 2010 Remington Firearms International Distributor of the Year. “Outdoor Brands Ltd. is one of our strongest international partners. Their dedication and Remington firearms’ sales performance within the New Zealand market earned them this honor,” Blackwell said. Remington honored Helmut Hofmann GmbH as 2010 Remington Ammunition International Distributor of the Year, citing the company’s sales performance in the German market. Marlin named Raytrade Distributors its 2010 International Distributor of the Year, based on sales performance in Australia. In domestic sales, H&R 1871, DPMS Firearms and Bushmaster all named Cabela’s as their 2010 Retail Chain of the Year. “Cabela’s is one of our strongest retail partners,” Blackwell said. R Winchester Ammunition Honors Top Sales Reps inchester Ammunition recently recognized its 2010 top sales representatives. Rick Heppner of Dunlap Lake, Ill., was named Wholesale Representative of the Year. Bill Stopinski of Spencerport, N.Y., was named Retail Chain Representative of the Year. Gary Baer of Canby, Minn., was named WAAC Dealer Representative of the Year. More and Molloy was named Sales Agency of the Year. “It’s vital to the growth of our company that our sales team are constantly communicating with store managers, dealers, wholesalers and customers on a daily basis. I’m proud of these individuals and the entire Winchester team,” said Brett Flaugher, vice president of marketing and sales. Visit www.winchester.com. W All Lead To. 267 COLUMBIA AVE. CHAPIN, SC 29036 16 APRIL 2011 TRACKS WWW.ELLETTBROTHERS.COM 1-800-845-3711 Read SI DIGITAL www.shootingindustry.com