October,2014

5 TIPS TO GET CUSTOMERS AND MEMBERS–AND EMPLOYEES, TOO–TO PROMOTE YOUR RANGE

5 TIPS TO GET CUSTOMERS AND MEMBERS–AND EMPLOYEES, TOO–TO PROMOTE YOUR RANGE
By Carolee Anita Boyles


October 01, 2014

The best advertising is promotion you can’t buy. It’s what your customers and members do to bring others to your range. Don’t just make it easy for them to promote you; give them an [...]

18 WAYS TO ATTRACT HUNTERS

18 WAYS TO ATTRACT HUNTERS
By Tom Carpenter


October 01, 2014

As a range owner or manager, how can you do a better job of serving this important clientele? Review these 18 strategies for making shooting ranges more hunter friendly and bringing more sportsmen, women and children [...]

#GUNVOTE: EDUCATE YOURSELF, CUSTOMERS AND MEMBERS

#GUNVOTE: EDUCATE YOURSELF, CUSTOMERS AND MEMBERS


October 01, 2014

The National Shooting Sports Foundation has organized and is maintaining the #GUNVOTE website to help firearms owners become informed on where Senate, House and Gubernatorial candidates stand on important firearms issues. Read what you [...]

NEW NSSF BENCHMARKING REPORT HELPS FIREARMS RETAILERS ASSESS THEIR FINANCIAL HEALTH


October 01, 2014

A new report issued by the National Shooting Sports Foundation on financial benchmarking gives firearms retailers the ability to compare their business performance with companies similar to their own, take advantage of trends in the market [...]

NSSF RIMFIRE CHALLENGE AMMO ROUNDUP PROGRAM IN FULL OPERATION

NSSF RIMFIRE CHALLENGE AMMO ROUNDUP PROGRAM IN FULL OPERATION


October 01, 2014

The Ammo Roundup Program component of the Rimfire Challenge is fully operational and available immediately for ammunition ordering by range operators and match directors. Learn how to cash in on this great business-building opportunity. [...]

NEW NSSF INFOGRAPHIC SHOWS THE CHANGING FACE OF TODAY’S TARGET SHOOTER

NEW NSSF INFOGRAPHIC SHOWS THE CHANGING FACE OF TODAY’S TARGET SHOOTER


October 01, 2014

NSSF invites you to use and share “The Changing Face of Today’s Target Shooter” infographic to educate the public on this exciting and positive trend in the shooting sports and in our industry. [...]

NATIONAL SHOOTING SPORTS FOUNDATION OPENS NEW WASHINGTON, D.C., OFFICE

NATIONAL SHOOTING SPORTS FOUNDATION OPENS NEW WASHINGTON, D.C., OFFICE


October 01, 2014

The National Shooting Sports Foundation, the trade association for the firearms and ammunition industry, formally opened its new office in The Hall of the States Building on Capitol Hill on Sept. 10. “The challenges we face [...]

TO DISCOUNT OR NOT TO DISCOUNT?

TO DISCOUNT OR NOT TO DISCOUNT?


October 01, 2014

A.G. Paul, of the 5 Star facility, The Sound of Freedom USA, in Ozark, Missouri, recognizes the dangers and rewards of special offers. Learn from him and his experiences in this question-and-answer article. [...]

Shooting for .22 Action

Shooting for .22 Action


October 01, 2014

What would .22 ammo availability be at two Iowa facilities? A recently retired couple wanted to shoot their .22s at ranges, and they wondered what the ammunition situation would be like when they showed up. [...]

INCORPORATE THE NSSF RIMFIRE CHALLENGE INTO FIRST SHOTS SECOND ROUND

INCORPORATE THE NSSF RIMFIRE CHALLENGE INTO FIRST SHOTS SECOND ROUND
By Tisma Juett, Manager, First Shots, for the National Shooting Sports Foundation


October 01, 2014

First Shots and First Shots Second Round are proven NSSF programs that introduce newcomers to the shooting sports and get them coming back. Here’s how you can combine the Second Round concept with the NSSF Rimfire [...]