Category Archives: Alerts

FN Issues Mandatory Safety Recall of all FN M249S Rifles

FN ISSUES MANDATORY SAFETY RECALL OF ALL FN M249s RIFLES (McLean, VA – January 14, 2022) FN America, LLC announces the mandatory recall of all FN M249S® semi-automatic, belt-fed rifles sold before January 1, 2022. An identified issue from a … Continue reading

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Beware Of Website Scams

Beware of bogus websites and web scams aimed at consumers MEMBERSHIP l RETAILERS l RANGES l MANUFACTURERS Beware Of Website Scams NSSF® has learned from several industry firearm, ammunition and propellant manufacturers of bogus websites and web scams aimed at … Continue reading

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Source Outdoor Group Named as Agency of Record for Colt Manufacturing

Source Outdoor Group Named as Agency of Record for Colt Manufacturing West Hartford, CT (Dec. 14, 2021) – Colt Manufacturing is pleased to announce that it has selected Source Outdoor Group of Gainesville, Georgia, as its endemic marketing and communications … Continue reading

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Special Offer! SCI Event and Entertainment Ticket Prices Reduced

Special Offer! SCI Event and Entertainment Ticket Prices Reduced Washington, D.C. (December 2, 2021) – Friday, December 10 will be the last day to take advantage of the early bird entertainment ticket package, the prices increase at midnight. Don’t miss … Continue reading

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MyTopo Data Security Incident

Data Security Incident Dear MyTopo Patrons and Friends, We are writing to inform you about a data security incident that may have involved your personal information on MyTopo.com. On Friday, November 19, we discovered that the MyTopo.com website had been … Continue reading

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!!!FAKE WEBSITE ALERT!!!

!!!FAKE WEBSITE ALERT!!! While we do believe that “Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery”…We want you to be aware that WaltherArms.com is the only authentic website for Walther Arms.There are two imposter websites you should be aware of:1. WaltherArmsStore.com2. … Continue reading

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Remington Firearms to Locate Global Headquarters, Open New Advanced Manufacturing Facility, World-class Research and Development Center in LaGrange, GA

NOVEMBER 08, 2021 Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced Remington Firearms (RemArms), America’s oldest firearms manufacturer, will locate its global headquarters and open a new advanced manufacturing operation as well as a world-class research and development center … Continue reading

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Important Safety Recall for Certain Modern Sporting Rifles

SERIAL LOOKUP  FAQS  CONTACT COLT Important Safety Recall for Certain Modern Sporting Rifles Colt’s Manufacturing Company LLC (Colt) has recently discovered a potential safety issue with certain of its semi-automatic only Modern Sporting Rifles (“MSR”). Colt is voluntarily initiating a … Continue reading

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SAFETY RECALL NOTICE FOR M&P®12 SHOTGUNS

SAFETY RECALL NOTICE FOR M&P®12 SHOTGUNS IMPORTANT SAFETY RECALL NOTICE FOR SMITH & WESSON® M&P®12 SHOTGUNS MANUFACTURED PRIOR TO OCTOBER 15, 2021 Smith & Wesson has received two field reports of cracked barrels involving the M&P12 Shotgun. To ensure that … Continue reading

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ADVISORY: NDIA’s SOLIC conference is next week

Oct 28, 2021 ADVISORY: One week until NDIA’s annual SO/LIC conference, in person and in DC ARLINGTON, VA – Media are welcome to cover the 32nd annual SO/LIC Symposium<https://www.ndia.org/events/2021/11/3/32nd-annual-ndia-solic-symposium&gt;, Thursday, Nov. 4, starting at 7 a.m. EDT, at the JW … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER CONFIRMS THEY WILL NOT ATTEND SHOT SHOW 2020

The Firearms Blog broke this story. I spoke with SIG SAUER today and can confirm its accuracy. TFB shared the announcement below. “SIG Sauer SHOT Show 2022 Announcement SIG SAUER, Inc. is proud to be an ardent supporter of the … Continue reading

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Smith & Wesson to Relocate Headquarters to Tennessee

Move includes headquarters and significant portion of operations due to changing business climate for firearms manufacturing in Massachusetts SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Smith & Wesson Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ Global Select: SWBI), one of the nation’s oldest firearms … Continue reading

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Mark Your Calendar, New Trigger’d Trade Show & Expo Dates!

With the previous news of the postponement of Trigger’d, the committee has taken time to discuss and determine a new event date.  Looking into the spring of 2022, we have high hopes that the amount of COVID-19 outbreak cases continue … Continue reading

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Bushmaster™ Website Sales Live!

Bushmaster Firearms™ Welcomes Sales on Website Bushmaster Firearms™3505 Arrowhead Dr. Carson City, NV 89706

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Israel Ministry of Defense Call for Technology

Click here for more information iHLS Israel Homeland Security · Dvora Hanevia 121 · Tel Aviv 6944038 · Israel

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An Announcement About The Trigger’d Trade Show & Expo

After much consideration and a thorough evaluation of the COVID-19 situation in South Carolina, as well as the rest of the country, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the Trigger’d Trade Show & Expo to Spring 2022. The … Continue reading

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Glock Inc. Announcement

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PRODUCT WARNING AND RECALL NOTICE WINCHESTER® 9mm Luger 115 grain

Olin Winchester, LLC is recalling the following lots of 9mm Luger 115 grain Full Metal Jacket and 115 grain Jacketed Hollow Point pistol ammunition. Symbols: Q4172, RED9, USA9JHP, USA9MMVP, USA9W, WW9B Lot Numbers:SC03LD44, SC03LD45, SC03LD46, SC03LD47SC13LD1, SC13LD6, SC13LD18, SC13LD44, SC13LD45, … Continue reading

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Understanding ATF proposed rule 2021R-05

Brands AR-15 AR-308 AK-47 Scopes On May 7th, 2021, the BATFE released a set of new proposed rules regarding Privately Made Firearms, or ‘PMFs’. This came after weeks of positioning by leaders in the executive and legislative branches, and the … Continue reading

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Security Notification Update

ACCESSORIES    |    MERCH    |    SILENCERS In light of recent fraudulent activity, we want to remind our customers that our only official website is http://www.silencerco.com. We do not sell suppressors directly through our website. If you come across a website that … Continue reading

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CZG has closed on the acquisition of Colt

SE has Closed on the Acquisition of Colt 24. 5. 2021 Prague, 24 May, 2021 – CZG – Česká zbrojovka Group SE (“CZG” or “the Group”; PSE: CZG) today announced that, after securing all necessary regulatory approvals from the U.S. and … Continue reading

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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Daily Digest Bulletin

On May 7, 2021, the Attorney General signed ATF proposed rule 2021R-05, Definition of “Frame or Receiver” and Identification of Firearms. The goal of the proposed rule is to ensure the proper marking, recordkeeping, and traceability of all firearms manufactured, … Continue reading

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WALTHER PPS M2 RECALL REMINDER

REMINDER: THIS IS NOT A NEW PPS M2 RECALL BACK ON NOVEMBER 16, 2018 WE ISSUED A RECALL ON PPS M2’s WITH CERTAIN SERIAL NUMBERS.THIS IS A REMINDER FOR THOSE OF YOU WITH A PPS M2 TO CHECK YOUR SERIAL … Continue reading

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Ruger-57 Safety Bulletin

Ruger has discovered that a small number of Ruger-57™ pistols may have right safety levers that do not meet our specifications and may be prone to cracking. In some rare instances, the internal “leg” of the right safety lever may … Continue reading

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Website Fraud Customer Notification

WHAT ALL GUNS SHOULD BE™ NEW PRODUCTS ​  HANDGUNS  RIFLES  PEPPERBLASTER  MEDIA  SUPPORT SHOP Dear Kimber Customer,Please be advised of the following notification: To find a local dealer near you please visit our website at https://www.kimberamerica.com/dealer-locator Kimber Mfg., Inc. is an … Continue reading

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Notification of Potential AFCEA Vendor Data Breach

Information about an AFCEA International Vendor’s Data Breach. AFCEA has been informed that a vendor who handles registration for many AFCEA events recently experienced a ransomware attack, and this may have resulted in registration and membership information being accessed. We … Continue reading

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IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE

***Important safety notice*** If you received or purchased an SRS rifle, conversion kit, or bolt between December 8th and March 5 2021, please contact our warranty department at striker@deserttech.comA recent batch of strikers were heat treated outside of our standard … Continue reading

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CZG – Česká zbrojovka Group SE to acquire Colt

Prague, February 11, 2021 – CZG – Česká zbrojovka Group SE (“CZG” or “the Group”) hereby informs that on 11 February 2021, it signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the outstanding equity interest in Colt Holding Company LLC … Continue reading

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Interior Announces Plans to Strengthen LWCF

New Order Revokes Policy Actions That Undermined Bipartisan Conservation Program WASHINGTON — The Interior Department today took steps to strengthen the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) by rescinding Trump administration policies that significantly undermined the landmark conservation program. Secretarial … Continue reading

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Interior Announces Series of Tribal Consultations in Recognition of the Importance of Nation-to-Nation Relationship

WASHINGTON – The Department of the Interior announced today that it will host initial consultations with Tribal leaders next month. In addition to honoring and strengthening the nation-to-nation relationship, these steps will help ensure that future White House and Interior … Continue reading

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National Park Service Implements Mask Requirement Across All Parks and Federal Buildings

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021 WASHINGTON, D.C. — To protect the health of those who live, work and visit our national parks and facilities, and in support of the President’s Executive Order on Protecting the Federal Workforce and Requiring Mask-Wearing, … Continue reading

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Kimber Statement on Montana Constitutional Carry Editorial

WHAT ALL GUNS SHOULD BE™ NEW PRODUCTS ​  HANDGUNS  RIFLES  PEPPERBLASTER  MEDIA  SUPPORT  SHOP TROY, AL, January 27, 2021 — Kimber Mfg., Inc. has recently been made aware of  opinion articles published respectively in the Sidney Herald (Sidney, Montana) entitled … Continue reading

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Annual Holiday Shutdown Notification

Our offices will be closed for our annual holiday shutdown, December 21st through December 27th. Our online store will still remain open for purchases. However, all orders will be processed upon our return, December 28th. We value your business and … Continue reading

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BLACK FRIDAY / CYBER MONDAY IS A NO-GO

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SURVIVOR FILTER™ Warns of Fraudulent Charges Connected to Scam Organization Posing as Survivor Filter

SURVIVOR FILTER™ Warns of Fraudulent Charges Connected to Scam Organization Posing as Survivor Filter TORONTO – November 6, 2020 – Survivor Filter has recently discovered multiple complaints about fraudulent charges associated with scammer(s) posing as Survivor Filter. The person or people in … Continue reading

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Laura Burgess Marketing (LBM) Announces Relocation to Florida

Laura Burgess Marketing Announces Relocation to Florida Headquarters and the satellite office will be joining under one location in Saint Augustine after 17 years in business. Saint Augustine, Fla. (October 2020) – Laura Burgess Marketing (LBM), public relations and marketing … Continue reading

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Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. to Acquire Marlin Firearms Assets

SOUTHPORT, Conn.–Sturm, Ruger and Company, Inc. (NYSE: RGR) announced today that its offer to purchase substantially all of the Marlin Firearms assets was accepted by Remington Outdoor Company, Inc. and approved by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern … Continue reading

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GLOCK Prevails After Extensive Lawsuit Against Infringer

GLOCK, INC. PREVAILS AFTER SIX AND A HALF YEARS IN A LAWSUIT AGAINST INFRINGER, THE WUSTER, D/B/A AIRSPLAT.COM SMYRNA, Ga. – September 16th, 2020 On Tuesday, September 15, 2020,  a Federal Judge for The United States District Court, Northern District … Continue reading

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Legal Heat’s Phil Nelsen Discusses Masks & Guns State by State

Legal Heat’s Phil Nelsen Discusses Masks & Guns State by State (Cleveland, OH) – Legal Heat, the nation’s largest firearms training firm, guides readers through the regulations of masks and concealed carry with Phil Nelsen’s informative article.With the flood of … Continue reading

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Henry Repeating Arms Issues Voluntary Safety Recall

RICE LAKE, WI – July 30, 2020 Henry Repeating Arms Company announced that it is voluntarily recalling all H015-series Single Shot Rifles and Single Shot Shotguns manufactured prior to July 1, 2020. Henry has recently discovered a potential safety issue … Continue reading

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