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AZ – FIREARMS INDUSTRY – Gun groups seek to force banks to do business with firearms industry

The National Rifle Association and its allies in the firearms industry want Arizona lawmakers to force banks to do business with them.

INT’L – INDUSTRY INSIDER – Why would Russia’s Kalashnikov make a NATO-friendly assault rifle?

Kalashnikov is exhibiting its new AK-19 rifle for the first time outside of Russia during an arms trade show in the United Arab Emirates. The assault rifle meets NATO’s caliber standards: It is chambered for 5.56 x 45mm rounds, and it has a Picatinny rail, a new collapsible folding stock to adjust length, improved aperture sight and a quick-detachable suppressor.

NJ – INDUSTRY INSIDER – N.J. asks judge to force gun manufacturer Smith & Wesson to hand over documents on how it markets firearms

NEW JERSEY IS ASKING A JUDGE TO FORCE SMITH & WESSON BRANDS INC. TO HAND OVER INTERNAL DOCUMENTS, THE LATEST TWIST IN AN ONGOING LEGAL FIGHT OVER HOW THE GUN MANUFACTURER ADVERTISES TO RESIDENTS.

WV– Industry Insider – York County Planning Commission approves home-based firearms, gunsmithing business

YORK COUNTY COULD BE GETTING A NEW GUNSMITH. ON FEB. 10, THE YORK COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION APPROVED A SPECIAL-USE PERMIT FOR A HOME-BASED FIREARMS SALES AND GUNSMITHING BUSINESS AT 211 HENRY LEE LANE NEAR THE LAFAYETTE GUN CLUB AND CROSSROADS COMMUNITY CHURCH.

CT – INDUDSTRY INSIDER – Firearm Industry Embraces Real Solutions Over President’s Gun Control Calls

THE ANNIVERSARY OF THE TRAGIC AND SENSELESS MURDERS IN PARKLAND, FLA., THREE YEARS AGO REMIND US WHY THE FIREARM INDUSTRY IS COMMITTED TO REAL SOLUTIONS. SAFER COMMUNITIES®. THE LOSS OF INNOCENT LIVES BECAUSE OF THE UNTHINKABLE ACTS OF A CRIMINAL DEFIES EXPLANATION BUT DESERVES OUR EFFORTS TO TRY TO PREVENT THEM FROM OCCURRING AGAIN.

CT – INDUSTRY INSIDER –  CZ to acquire Colt

COLT HOLDING COMPANY LLC (“COLT”) HEREBY ANNOUNCES THAT ON FEBRUARY 11, 2021, IT EXECUTED A DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT TO BE ACQUIRED BY CZG – ?ESKÁ ZBROJOVKA GROUP SE (“CZG” OR “THE GROUP”) COLT IS THE PARENT COMPANY OF U.S. FIREARMS MANUFACTURER, COLT’S MANUFACTURING COMPANY LLC AS WELL AS ITS CANADIAN SUBSIDIARY, COLT CANADA CORPORATION.

AR – INDUSTRY INSIDER – Ammo plant in full gear, exec says

VISTA OUTDOOR, THE COMPANY THAT RECENTLY PURCHASED THE REMINGTON AMMUNITION PLANT IN LONOKE, SAID THURSDAY THAT INTEGRATION OF THE ARKANSAS OPERATION INTO ITS LARGER BUSINESS IS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE AND THAT IT IS HIRING AND TRAINING WORKERS AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE TO MEET AMMUNITION DEMAND ACROSS THE COUNTRY. DURING A THIRD-QUARTER EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL, CHRIS METZ, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF VISTA OUTDOOR, SAID THE COMPANY HAD DONE A REMARKABLE JOB BRINGING REMINGTON INTO THE FOLD, NOTING THE OPERATION HAD TO BE BROUGHT UP FROM ESSENTIALLY A COLD START.

VA – INDUSTRY INSIDER – Beretta Holding Acquires Holland & Holland

BERETTA HOLDING HAS SIGNED AN AGREEMENT FOR THE ACQUISITION OF 100 PERCENT OF HOLLAND & HOLLAND LTD., WHICH TAKES EFFECT IMMEDIATELY. THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE ACQUISITION WERE NOT DISCLOSED. A COMPANY WELL KNOWN FOR ITS HIGH QUALITY FIREARMS, HOLLAND & HOLLAND IS ONE OF THE FOREMOST BRANDS IN THE HISTORY OF BRITISH GUNMAKING, SERVING CLIENTS WITH THE HANDMADE SHOTGUNS AND RIFLES THAT RANK AMONG THE WORLD’S FINEST.

AL – INDUSTRY INSIDER – Kimber Issues Statement Regarding Montana Constitutional Carry

TROY, AL PRESS RELEASE— Kimber Mfg., Inc. has recently been made aware of opinion articles published respectively in the Sidney Herald (Sidney, Montana) entitled “Being Pro-Gun Also Means Being Pro-Responsibility” and in the Missoulian (Missoula, Montana) entitled “Being Pro-Gun Also Means Being Pro-Responsibility: We must oppose HB102”. The author of this article, Ryan Busse, is no longer an employee of Kimber and has not worked for Kimber since August…

INT’L – INDUSTRY INSIDER – An International Arms Dealer’s Advice For Minimizing Risk

WE MAY BE IN A NEW YEAR, BUT UNCERTAINTY AND CHANGE REMAIN AT AN ALL-TIME HIGH. ONE OF THE RISKIEST BUSINESS SECTORS IS INTERNATIONAL ARMS DEALING. IT’S NOT JUST THE PRODUCT ITSELF. DUE TO THE EVER-SHIFTING GLOBAL AND LOCAL POLITICS, LAWS, AND MARKETS, AS WELL AS SHIFTS IN MARKET DEMAND, ARMS DEALING HAS AN INHERENT NECESSITY TO ADAPT AND SURVIVE AT UNPRECEDENTED LEVELS.

INT’L – INDUSTRY INSIDER – Czech firearms company in negotiations to buy Colt, an American legend and Connecticut fixture for nearly 175 years 

Gun manufacturer Colt, an American legend and Connecticut fixture for nearly 175 years, could come under European ownership in a deal being negotiated with a Czech firearms company. ?eská zbrojovka Group SE, or CZG, which is negotiating to purchase Colt Holding Co., said it has reached agreement on the outlines of a deal with the West Hartford gun manufacturer.

NAT’L – INDUSTRY INSIDER – Ammo Maker Vista Outdoor Has 32% Upside After Georgia Runoff Elections

AMMUNITION MAKER VISTA OUTDOOR (NYSE:VSTO) SHOULD BENEFIT FROM THE GEORGIA SENATE RUNOFF ELECTIONS AS THE RESULTS SHOULD BOLSTER DEMAND FOR FIREARMS, RILEY SECURITIES ANALYST ERIC WOLD SAYS. ON WEDNESDAY, WOLD REITERATED HIS BUY RECOMMENDATION OF THE OWNER OF THE LEADING FEDERAL PREMIUM BRAND OF AMMO AS WELL AS THE RECENTLY ACQUIRED REMINGTON BRAND, AND SET A PRICE TARGET OF $33 PER SHARE, SOME 32% ABOVE YESTERDAY'S CLOSING PRICE FOR VISTA OF $24.92 PER SHARE.

NYC – INDUSTRY INSIDER – A New Rule That Could Force Big Banks to Fund the Gun Industry 

BROOKLYN READER.COM January 5, 2021 – Last year, New York City experienced its deadliest year in over a decade.

Across the city, murders were up 40% on 2019, jumping from 312 to 436, The City reported. Gun violence claimed the lives of a number of Brooklyn residents, young and old, and drove community members to the streets in rallies held across neighborhoods.

There has…

INT’L – INDUSTRY INSIDER – Owning Digital Plans To 3D-Print Guns Without License To Be Made A Crime After New Bill Passed

SINGAPORE: Parliament on Tuesday (Jan 5) passed a Bill that would make owning digital blueprints of a gun or gun part without license illegal. Under the new Guns, Explosives and Weapons Control Bill, anybody who wants to manufacture a gun or a major part of a gun using a 3D printer or electronic milling machine will need a license. Without a license, the possession of a digital blueprint of such…

NAT’L – INDUSTRY INSIDER – Why Smith & Wesson Brands Shot 152% Higher in 2020

THE MOTLEY FOOL/NASDAC.COM SEPTEMBER 3, 2021 – Shares of Smith & Wesson Brands (NASDAQ: SWBI) soared 152% in 2020 as the firearms industry roared back to life and guns started flying off the shelves.

A convergence of events charged individuals into buying more firearms last year. The coronavirus pandemic caused people to worry about what food shortages might mean, which was followed by…

Pressured by Lawmakers, ATF Withdraws Gun Regulation Opposed by Manufacturers

DAILYSIGNAL.COM DECEMBER 28, 2020 – Under pressure from dozens of congressmen, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives withdrew guidance on a proposed regulation that gun industry leaders warned would cost them billions.

The ATF’s decision to pull its regulation regarding pistol braces follows a cooperative effort from 90 House members who demanded that the agency cease its “alarming” determination that…

NAT’L – INDUSTRY INSIDER – Financial Discrimination Continues Against the Gun Industry

A RECENT PROPOSAL BY THE OFFICE OF THE COMPTROLLER OF THE CURRENCY (OCC), AN INDEPENDENT BUREAU WITHIN THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY, WOULD WORK TO ENSURE FAIR TREATMENT IN LENDING AND ACCESS TO OTHER FINANCIAL SERVICES FOR AMERICAN BUSINESSES. THIS IS OF PARTICULAR IMPORTANCE TO THE SECOND AMENDMENT, AS MANUFACTURERS, COMPANIES AND RETAILERS IN THE SHOOTING SPORTS INDUSTRIES HAVE AND STILL ARE EXPERIENCING DISCRIMINATION IN GETTING THESE SERVICES FROM FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS.

NC – INDUSTRY IINSIDER – Ruger Factory Expanding in North Carolina

RUGER HAS ANNOUNCED PLANS TO INCREASE FACTORY CAPACITY IN MAYODAN, NC, OVER THE COURSE OF THE NEXT THREE YEARS AT A COST OF $10 MILLION. THE EXPANSION WILL ADD 60 NEW EMPLOYEES TO A STAFF THAT ALREADY NUMBERS NEARLY 500. RUGER ANNOUNCED IT WAS MOVING A PORTION OF ITS FIREARM PRODUCTION INTO AN OLD UNIFI TEXTILE PLANT THERE IN 2013.

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