Category Archives: Industry News

Kirsten Ashmore Joins Redington as New Marketing Manager

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June 20, 2013 (Bainbridge Island, Wash.) – Redington, maker of progressive performance fly rods, reels, waders, apparel and more, is pleased to announce it has hired Kirsten Ashmore as marketing manager. Ashmore joins Redington from adidas, where she worked to … Continue reading

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Redington’s New Vapen Red Fly Rod Takes Top Honors…

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 17, 2013 (Bainbridge Island, Wash.) – Redington took the top prize in the fly rod category for the Vapen Red at the European Fishing Tackle Trade Exhibition (EFTTEX) in Vienna, Austria. “The Vapen Red is the … Continue reading

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Sage – The Method Rod – Coming August 2013

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June 13, 2013 (Bainbridge Island, Wash.) – This summer, fly fishing industry leader, Sage Manufacturing announces the release of its 2014 premier collection of high performance rods called the METHOD series. These ultra-fast fly rods use Sage’s proprietary Konnetic technology. … Continue reading

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Blane Chocklett Joins TFO Advisory Staff

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June 7, 2013  Please join us in welcoming the newest member of the Temple Fork Outfitters advisory staff, Blane Chocklett.  For the past 30 years, Blane has lived his passion.  He grew up fishing the small mountain streams in Virginia’s … Continue reading

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Redington Introduces the New Vapen Collection – With a Modern Twist

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    Redington’s Vapen Collection Redington’s introduction of the Vapen Collection, gives the fly fishing industry a modern twist on technologies. The Vapen rods feature a new proprietary graphite construction called XWrap. This construction method involves wrapping one layer of … Continue reading

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Orvis introduces New Waders with Best Technology and Fit for Women

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        Contact:  Tom Rosenbauer                 802-362-8521                 rosenbauert@orvis.com Finally—the best technology and the best fit for women   “I was so sick of having to live with waders that were awkward, uncomfortable, and not sexy”, says Christine … Continue reading

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Orvis to Acquire Scientific Anglers and Ross Reels

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       FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Orvis to Acquire the Scientific Anglers and Ross Reels Businesses from 3M Manchester, VT (May 1, 2013) – The Orvis Company, Inc. of Manchester, Vermont today announced it has entered into a definitive … Continue reading

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Airflo Super Dry – New Game Changing Technology…

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News from Global Rescue – Rescues from Around the Globe

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 Dear Anglers,  I trust that you all are enjoying a successful start to 2013. It has been a busy winter here at Global Rescue and over the past few months, our operations personnel have deployed in support of Global Rescue members in … Continue reading

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Sage Introduces Several New Fly Rods – Wider Range of Fishing Scenarios

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    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 2, 2013(Bainbridge Island, Wash.) – Fly fishing industry leader, Sage Manufacturing introduces several new fly rods offering anglers a wider range of tools for a multitude of fishing scenarios. The new rods include an … Continue reading

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