Background checks for long guns in Massachusetts decreased by more than half after a last-minute ban prompted an unprecedented buying frenzy in 2016.
Savage Arms’s new shotgun series shipped to dealers this month.
Sportsman’s Warehouse’s chief executive said last week a competitor’s nationwide liquidation hasn’t impacted the company’s bottom line.
Sportsman’s Warehouse hinted at potential promotions on ammo as it chided competitors for “racing to the bottom” on gun prices.
Top executives for Sportman’s Warehouse said this week the difficult retail environment for guns and ammunition isn’t surprising.
Dick’s Sporting Goods tumbled 17.9 percent Tuesday after the company blamed tightened profit margins on the promotional retail environment post-election.
Gander Outdoors announced two new brands coming to store shelves later this year as the company’s CEO keeps his promise to overhaul existing gun inventory.
Industry insiders said the study reveals little more than a misguided agenda to dissuade support for the Hearing Protection Act and suppressors, in general.
Dick’s Sporting Goods’ top executive described the current retail market as “a perfect storm” in a phone call with investors last week.
Guns recovered and traced in Canada increased 20 percent over the last five years, according to a federal report published last week.