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Wolf launches B2B website to help retailers
Jan09

Wolf launches B2B website to help retailers

Newly formed carp fishing brand Wolf International has set up a dedicated B2B website which lets retailers place and track orders quickly and efficiently, improving their buying experience. The site allows quick and easy reordering as well as the ability view past orders and check the status of current ones while also keeping track of what is ongoing not to mention the facility to view stock availability. There’s a ‘favourites’ list,...

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Mikado appointment shows serious intent in Germany
Jan03

Mikado appointment shows serious intent in Germany

Polish fishing tackle manufacturer Abramis, which produces the popular Mikado brand, is reinforcing its commitment to the German market with the appointment of René Belau. René joined the Mikado team on January 1st, 2020 and will work with Larissa Kamm, who like René has a background with DAM, where he worked for six years, gaining a wide experience of the fishing tackle industry. His main responsibility in Mikado will be to look...

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Fishpond has a new take on Tacky Fly Fishing
Dec19

Fishpond has a new take on Tacky Fly Fishing

US-based tackle innovator Fishpond has bought fly storage manufacturer Tackl Fly Fishing and is already introducing recycled materials into its 2020 line-up. The move means that Tacky’s growing product range – including more colours, packaging and sizes – will benefit from Fishpond’s well-known design skills nto to mention its distribution capabilities. The acquisition fits seamlessly into Fishpond’s mission to provide uncompromising...

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Mikado briefs press at breakfast
Dec18

Mikado briefs press at breakfast

Polish tackle brand Mikado unveiled its 2020 product range, along with its new showroom, during a well-attended media breakfast at its Abramis headquarters. The Mikado team welcomed international and local media to this inaugural event, revealing some its latest gear and the redesigned showroom, which allows visitors to get hands-on with the brand’s entire tackle range. Company president and co-founder Wojciech Kurowicki said: “The...

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US fishing trade gathers to grow business
Dec13

US fishing trade gathers to grow business

More than 220 boat and fishing business leaders gathered to network and swap  ideas at the American Sportfishing Association’s (ASA) 2019 Sportfishing Summit in Washington state. ASA resident Glenn Hughes said there are five challenges that currently impact the recreational fishing industry: weather as a constant variable; the imposition of tariffs on products imported from China; turbulence in government; trade and commerce issues...

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