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JULY 2017 - Matzuo America® Unveils the New Furiko Pendulum Bait at ICAST 2017
Matzuo America® is unveiling the Furiko pendulum crank bait; a unique and innovative square bill crank bait that features a patent pending, first to market internal weighted pendulum. READ OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE >

FEB 2017 - Rivers Edge Products Adds All-New Line of Stainless Insulated Drinkware to Existing Line of Outdoor Gifts
Rivers Edge Products, widely known for providing innovative and unique gifts for the outdoor enthusiast, is pleased to announce an all-­new line of stainless steel, double walled, vacuum insulated drinkware. READ OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE >

FEB 2017 - Rivers Edge Products Rolls Out a New Line of Clever and Fun LED Lighted Box Signs for Outdoor Enthusiasts
Rivers Edge Products, widely known for providing innovative and unique gifts for the outdoor enthusiast, is pleased to announce the addition of an all-new line of LED Lighted Box Signs to its existing lineup. READ OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE >

FEB 2017 - South Bend’s Lunkerville Teams Up With Heroes on the Water
South Bend’s Lunkerville, the award-winning TV series that "catches real people with real fish stories", is proud to once again feature Heroes On The Water (HOW), a non-profit organization dedicated to helping military veterans relax, rehabilitate, and reintegrate through kayak fishing. READ OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE >

JAN 2017 - Mossy Oak BioLogic® Addiction Unveils New Packaging Design, Adds New Attractants to 2017 Lineup
Mossy Oak Biologic® Addiction will be debuting four new attractant products, as well as a complete packaging redesign at Shot Show 2017 in Las Vegas. READ OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE >

JAN 2017 - Mossy Oak® Hunting Accessories Unveils Fully-Revamped Line of Innovative Packs and Bags for 2017
Mossy Oak® Hunting Accessories is proud to debut a completely revamped, new line of packs and bags at this year’s Shot Show taking place at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV on January 17-20, 2017. READ OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE >

JAN 2017 - Mossy Oak’s® New Dieback Thigh Rig Keeps Hunters Mobile and Gear Accessible
The all-new Dieback Thigh Rig combines Mossy Oak’s® in-depth hunting knowledge with features borrowed from military and law enforcement style tactical gear to bring to market a truly innovative departure from any current packs in the hunting industry. READ OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE >

JAN 2017 - Mossy Oak’s® New Drawdown is the All-Purpose Bag Waterfowlers Have Been Waiting For
There has never been a bag as committed to the avid waterfowler as the new Drawdown from Mossy Oak® Hunting Accessories, set to debut at Shot Show 2017. READ OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE >

JAN 2017 - Mossy Oak’s® New Knuckleboom Technical Pack is the Perfect Solution for Hunters on the Move
The Mossy Oak® Knuckleboom technical pack, being unveiled at Shot Show 2017, offers hunters the perfect mix of necessity and convenience. READ OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE >

JAN 2017 - Mossy Oak’s® Mastodon Extended Pack Offers Hunters Top Quality at an Affordable Price
The Mossy Oak® Mastodon extended pack, debuting at Shot Show 2017, makes previously cost-prohibitive western packs accessible to the everyday hunter. READ OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE >

JAN 2017 - Mossy Oak’s® New Pegtooth Daypack Shifts the Weight of Quivered Arrows Off the Bow and Onto the Pack
The Mossy Oak® Pegtooth daypack, being unveiled at Shot Show 2017, is set to revolutionize treestand hunting for bowhunters everywhere. READ OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE >



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ATA TRADE SHOW; Jan. 11-13, 2018; Indiana Convention Center; Indianapolis, Indiana (Industry Event)

The Archery Trade Association Trade Show is the archery and bowhunting industry's LARGEST show. The ATA Trade Show is a member-driven event to promote commerce within the archery and bowhunting industry.

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SHOT SHOW; Jan. 23-26, 2018; Sands Expo Convention Center; Las Vegas, Nevada (Industry Event)

SHOT Show is the world's largest trade show and conference for all professionals involved with the shooting sports, hunting and law enforcement industries.

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Outdoor Retailer attracts thousands of buyers and senior level decision makers that are looking for outdoor specific products, services, brands, fresh ideas, apparel launches, and outdoor innovation.


GREAT AMERICAN OUTDOOR SHOW; Feb. 3-11, 2018; Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex; Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (Consumer Event)

The Great American Outdoor Show is a nine day event celebrating hunting, fishing and outdoor traditions that are treasured by millions of Americans and their families.


GEICO BASSMASTER CLASSIC OUTDOOR EXPO; Mar. 16-18, 2018; Lake Hartwell, Greenville, South Carolina (Fishing Tournament & Consumer Event)

The Bassmaster Classic will return to Greenville, S.C. for the second time in four years. The event is presented by DICK’S Sporting Goods and will again be held in the 250,000-square-foot TD Convention Center in Greenville. As in previous visits in 2008 and 2015, fishing competition will take place on Lake Hartwell, a 56,000-acre impoundment on the Savannah, Tugaloo and Seneca rivers along the South Carolina/Georgia border.


EUROPEAN FISHING TACKLE TRADE EXHIBITION; June 28-30, 2018; Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Industry Event)

EFTTA is a Trade Association for Manufacturers and Wholesalers of sportfishing equipment. EFTTA members can exhibit at EFTTEX, the leading international Fishing Tackle Trade Exhibition which attracts buyers and exhibitors from around the world.

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ICAST 2018; July 11-13, 2018; Orange County Convention Center; Orlando, Florida (Industry Event)

The International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades, better known as ICAST, is the world's largest sportfishing trade show annually hosting 7,000 members of the sportfishing industry representing 63 countries.


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