Member News


Davidson's Hires John Trull as Vice President of Strategic Growth

Dec 15, 2017

PRESCOTT, Ariz.- Davidson's, one of the nation's top firearms wholesalers, is pleased to announce th...

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Brownells, S&W Donate Dream Gun To Lone Survivor Foundation

Nov 14, 2017

GRINNELL, Iowa – Brownells and Smith & Wesson are teaming up to donate an M&P® M2.0™ Compact p...

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Emary Brings Career to Close at Hornady

Nov 8, 2017

(Grand Island, Nebr.) — Ask Dave Emary what he liked best about his job as senior ballistics s...

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Michael Kassnar, VP of IWI, Announces Retirement

Nov 1, 2017

Kassnar, a firearms industry veteran who spearheaded multiple brands, including IWI, to the forefron...

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Big Rock Sports Announces Major Investment to Support Customers

Oct 30, 2017

GRAHAM, NC—Officials from Big Rock Sports, LLC announced today plans to open a brand-new 100,0...

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NASGW Members Benefit from Munitions Law Group Legal Publication

Oct 16, 2017

Effective today, October 16, 2017, members of the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers...

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Winchester Ammunition to Sponsor the 2017 NASGW Awards Dinner Speaker

Sep 27, 2017

The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW), the association representing shootin...

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NSSF to Sponsor the Awards Reception and Dinner at the 2017 NASGW Expo and Annual Meeting

Sep 25, 2017

The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW), the association representing shootin...

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Daniel Defense to Sponsor the Exhibit Hall at the 2017 NASGW Expo

Sep 19, 2017

ANKENY, IA (September 19, 2017) – The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW...

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Caracal USA to Sponsor a Reload Lounge at the 2017 NASGW Expo

Sep 15, 2017

ANKENY, IA (September 15, 2017) – The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW...

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Jarrett Logistics Systems to Sponsor the 2017 NASGW Expo Mobile App

Sep 13, 2017

ANKENY, IA (September 13, 2017) – The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW...

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Big Rock Acquires Redl Sports Distributors, Ltd.

Sep 13, 2017

Officials from Big Rock Sports announced today the acquisition of Redl Sports Distributors, Ltd., th...

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Phase 5 to Sponsor the Cocktail Bar at the Awards Dinner Reception at this Year's NASGW Expo

Sep 8, 2017

ANKENY, IA (September 8, 2017) – The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW)...

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Aguila Ammunition to Sponsor the Networking Reception at the 2017 NASGW Expo and Annual Meeting

Aug 29, 2017

ANKENY, IA (August 29, 2017) – The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW), ...

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Malcolm Getz Joins the NASGW Board of Directors

Jun 28, 2017

The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) has announced that Malcolm Getz, CEO,...

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Industry Partners Join Up To Support Veterans On Memorial Day

May 25, 2017

This past holiday weekend, a group of industry partners teamed up to donate 5% of their sales on Mem...

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Pete Brownell Elected President of the National Rifle Association

May 2, 2017

ATLANTA – Pete Brownell of Montezuma, Iowa was elected by the National Rifle Association Board ...

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Smith & Wesson Announces New Media Manager

Apr 12, 2017

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Smith & Wesson announced today that Matt Spafford has been promoted to Media Ma...

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Glock Awards United Sporting Companies

Apr 12, 2017

Chapin, S.C. – United Sporting Companies is pleased to announce that it has been recognized for achi...

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Tactical Solutions Promotes Keith Feeley

Mar 28, 2017

Boise, ID – Tactical Solutions, a leading manufacturer and provider of innovative rimfire firearms, ...

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Richard Turner Named President of Umarex USA, Inc.

Mar 10, 2017

FORT SMITH, AR (March 9, 2017) – Umarex USA, Incorporated announced today that Richard Turner h...

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Springfield Armory Names Steve McKelvain as President

Mar 10, 2017

Springfield Armory Names Steve McKelvain as President CEO Dennis Reese announces the appointmen...

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NASGW Communications & Content Survey Results

Feb 28, 2017

During the month of February NASGW has been compiling responses from our members to help us better u...

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Stefanie Zanders Announced as Vice President/COO Zanders Sporting Goods

Feb 27, 2017

SPARTA, IL – Zanders Sporting Goods, a national distributor located in Sparta, Illinois, announced t...

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Springfield Armory Auctions Custom SAINT Rifles

Feb 15, 2017

Springfield Armory® To Auction Custom SAINT™ Rifles Benefiting The Chris Kyle Frog Foundation"...

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Big Rock Sports Awards Second Annual Taxidermy Leadership Award

Jan 25, 2017

Graham, NC — Big Rock Sports, LLC recently presented their Blomquist Award to prominent taxide...

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Brad Johnson Appointed to Second Amendment Coalition for Trump-Pence

Nov 25, 2016

United Sporting Companies (USC), an industry leader and nationwide distributor of hunting, outdoor a...

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What Are They Saying About The NASGW Expo?

Nov 14, 2016

The dust has settled after this year’s NASGW Expo in Kansas City but the impact of that week is stil...

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Wholesale Member Q&A: Brad Burney, L.M. Burney Distributors, LLC

Oct 17, 2016

How long have you been a member of NASGW? We have been a member of NASGW since it's formation. ...

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Wholesale Member Q&A: Matt Taschner, Bill Hicks & Co., Ltd.

Sep 15, 2016

How long have you been a member of NASGW?Bill Hicks has been a member of NASGW for as long as I can ...

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Wholesale Member Q&A: Laurie Aronson, Lipsey's

Aug 15, 2016

How long have you been a member of NASGW?  Lipsey’s has been a member of NASGW since inception (we ...

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NASGW Member Q&A Review

Jul 14, 2016

Our member Q&As have now been running for 4 months. We have received some great insight from mem...

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Wholesale Member Q&A: Layne McGowan, Gunarama Wholesale, Inc.

Jun 14, 2016

How long have you been a member of NASGW? We have been an NASGW Member in excess of 35 years. In w...

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Wholesale Member Q&A: Jack Baumler, W. L. Baumler Company

May 18, 2016

How long have you been a member of NASGW? We have been a member of NASGW since 1975 In what ways d...

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Wholesale Member Q&A: Malcolm Getz, Camfour

Apr 14, 2016

How long have you been a member of NASGW?We have been a member of NASGW for over 40 years. In what ...

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Wholesale Member Q&A: Gary Zurn – Big Rock Sports

Mar 14, 2016

1. How long have you been a member of NASGW? The Big Rock Sports Companies and prior to that the Av...

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