Nautilus reels set for European growth
Oct12

Nautilus reels set for European growth

Danish fly-tying material expert The Fly Company is now a European distributor for Nautilus Reels, helping expand the American high-end brand across the continent. Since 1995, The Fly Company has been providing quality fly tying materials and tools for discerning fly tyers. More recently the company has extended its portfolio to include rods, reels, lines, terminal tackle and accessories and now it has added the Nautilus Reels range...

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Reidy’s lures in line supplier
Oct07

Reidy’s lures in line supplier

High-end Australian-based Reidy’s Lures has finally become the owner of iconic fishing line name Schneider Fishing Lines. Colin and Karen Burden bought Reidy’s Lures back in 2007 and have been looking to add respected brands to the portfolio ever since with Schneider – which is marking its 70th anniversary this year – high on its list. Colin said: “We would like to acknowledge and thank Kim and Jacki [at Schneider] for their help with...

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Mo heads up American Tackle’s pro staff
Oct07

Mo heads up American Tackle’s pro staff

Component manufacturer American Tackle Company has appointed the vastly experienced Captain Ancelmo ‘Mo’ Fernandez as its pro staff director. Mo is native to Florida and growing up in the southern part of the state, he is well experienced in all areas of fishing both freshwater and saltwater. He joins American Tackle with experience as a USCG licensed captain and fishing guide not to mention close to a decade of retail...

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EFTTEX buoyant as venue hosts show
Sep24

EFTTEX buoyant as venue hosts show

The organisers of the EFTTEX tackle trade show, which was postponed back in June because of Covid-19, have been heartened by news that the venue in Prague has reopened and staged its first event in months. It is understood the team at the PVA Expo had worked tirelessly to implement health and safety procedures recommended by the Czech government, allowing it to stage a large-scale exhibition for the first time since the pandemic. It...

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Shimano extends Gulf distribution agreement
Sep18

Shimano extends Gulf distribution agreement

Shimano Europe Fishing Tackle has announced plans to extend its distribution agreement with Down South Trading (DST), to include the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) area. This partnership, which will start October 1st, will strengthen the distribution channels, availability, warranty and repair services of Shimano fishing tackle products in these markets, which cover Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab...

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