John Hunter

John Hunter  |  Mar 11, 2024  |  0 comments
Major tackle retailer Angling Direct has seen a 10 per cent rise in revenue – to £81.7 million – despite a challenging consumer landscape and disruption to fishing caused by named storm events in the final weeks of its fiscal year.
John Hunter  |  Mar 08, 2024  |  0 comments
Foundation Outdoor Group, the world’s largest supplier of rod building components, supplies, equipment and instruction, has promoted Hunter McKamey to the role of vice president as it seeks further growth.
John Hunter  |  Feb 29, 2024  |  0 comments
As the European Fishing Tackle Trade Association (EFTTA) reveals plans an Angling Summit for later this year, it has also been announced that the EFTTEX trade show looks set to return in 2025.
John Hunter  |  Feb 22, 2024  |  0 comments
The latest carbon fibre material from Japanese manufacturing expert Toray – Torayca MX64 – is said to offer higher-strength, lower weight rods as well as being kinder to the environment.
John Hunter  |  Feb 22, 2024  |  0 comments
Boat dealers and users look set to change tack from larger powered vessels to smaller personal watercraft as the industry sees a shift in buying patterns.
John Hunter  |  Feb 06, 2024  |  0 comments
The European Fishing Tackle Trade Association (EFTTA)’s drive to grow membership has been given a boost with the addition of well-known carp name, Korda Europe.
John Hunter  |  Jan 25, 2024  |  0 comments
Tackle trade newcomer Catch Fly Fishing Partners is growing rapidly and has added two more brands to its expanding portfolio.
John Hunter  |  Jan 19, 2024  |  0 comments
Global tackle giant Daiwa kicked off 2024 by opening the doors to new corporate headquarters and USA warehouse facilities.
John Hunter  |  Jan 15, 2024  |  0 comments
The commercial manager of Daiwa Sports UK, Martin Greene, has been elected as the new vice chairman of the UK industry body, the Angling Trades Association.
John Hunter  |  Jan 12, 2024  |  0 comments
Wiley X, a global leader in protective eyewear, has become the official eyewear sponsor for three prestigious angling events: the Sea Angling Classic, World Carp Classic, and World Predator Classic.