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DAM strengthens expertise in the predator segment
Mar01

DAM strengthens expertise in the predator segment

From March 2019 two of the most well known and experienced Predator Fishermen, Uli Beyer and Bertus Rozemeijer, will be joining the DAM Team. This is a huge achievement for DAM as both have a big impact in the predator-scene in Germany and the Netherlands since decades, setting trends and have developed innovative products. Both are also very well known internationally, have published countless articles in magazines are present at...

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A Brand Statement
Feb21

A Brand Statement

Since the beginning, tackle manufacture DAM has used its red and black logo to deliver a recognised brand familiar to anglers all over Europe. Its latest development will be the introduction of camouflaged clothing into its range of apparel. In a modern world where thousands of impressions are made each day from many different brands, there are some things which are critical when working with branding. Of course, a brand is much more...

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Lineaeffe add Paolo Garzolini to the team
Jan30

Lineaeffe add Paolo Garzolini to the team

Lineaeffe Spa, one of the biggest Italian import/export Fishing Tackles companies, announces that from January Mr Marco Tortora will be in forces in the role of Export Manager, together with Paolo Garzolino (Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, Holland and some East European countries) with the aim to support the management of important nations such as Spain, UK, Russia, Baltic Republics for the distribution of brands Lineaeffe, Nomura and...

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UK sea anglers fight to protect £2 billion industry
Jan29

UK sea anglers fight to protect £2 billion industry

The battle continues for the UK’s recreational sea anglers to gain the recognition and support they deserve. In an industry worth £2 billion a year, the time has come surely to include them as a key stakeholder in the management of European fish stocks. Leading the fight is The Angling Trust Campaigns Chief and former Member of Parliament, Martin Salter, who wants recreational sea angling involved in the parliamentary scrutiny of his...

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The Spirit of Zenaq
Jan21

The Spirit of Zenaq

Zenaq has been manufacturing fishing rods since 1960. With its focus producing top quality products, here’s its story. It was back in 1960 when 30 year old Kazuya Sasakura first founded the company Sasakura Mfg Co and started to manufacture bamboo fishing rods. Eleven years later in 1971 a new material, glass fibre, came along and totally changed the rod making industry. While bamboo had been the main material, it was regarded as very...

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