Tag Archive: SHOT Show

Gunmakers’ big bet on women pays off

Guns have long been a man’s world. But as growth in the firearm industry slows down, gunmakers are increasingly focusing on women to boost sales—and that bet is starting to pay off. The… Continue reading

Hot firearms from the 2015 SHOT Show

If you’re an ardent supporter of the Second Amendment, Las Vegas is the place to be this week. The annual Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade Show—better known as the SHOT Show—is the launching pad… Continue reading

Russia’s Kalashnikov now Made in the USA

Kalashnikov AK-47s are legendary in the gun world, but as of last July 16, imports of the weapon were banned—part of the economic sanctions put into place against Russia after its suspected role… Continue reading

Porn’s great rotation: Goodbye tech, hello 2nd Amendment

Porn, it would seem, has traded in one set of bedfellows for another. For 12 years, the Adult Entertainment Expo (AEE) and CES went hand in hand. Starting in 2012, however, many attendees… Continue reading

Gun accessory maker: ‘Lazy’ retail holds us back

Crimson Trace is a leader in the laser sight space for handguns, and the company has been enjoying rapid growth for the majority of the past six years. But CEO Lane Tobiassen faces… Continue reading