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Federal Strengthens Conservation and Youth Education Program Support with Dedicated Staff

Conservation and Youth Federal Ammubition Vista Outdoor

Federal Strengthens Conservation and Youth Education Program Support with Dedicated Staff

ANOKA, Minnesota – August 28, 2019 – Federal Ammunition started its support of the 4-H Shooting Sports program more than 80 years ago. It is also the biggest proponent of conservation through on box royalty programs and a legacy of partnerships that started in 1935. The brand proudly announces the addition of Jon Zinnel as Conservation and Youth Shooting Program Manager to further this heritage. Federal’s parent company Vista Outdoor, in its continuing mission to strengthen its consumer brands, has driven conservation program management back to its business units. For its Ammunition, this means dedicated youth shooting sports and conservation...

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Vista Outdoor Announces Sale of Savage Brand

SAVAGE Vista Outdoor

Vista Outdoor Announces Sale of Savage Brand

 "The Savage acquisition helped create Vista Outdoor, and we're grateful for all the success the brand brought to our company over the past six years," said Metz. "However, this divestiture now gives our ammunition brands flexibility to work with any industry partner to create the best products and meet our consumers' needs."

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Savage Arms Announces Sale From Vista Outdoor

Press Release SAVAGE Vista Outdoor

Westfield, Massachusetts – July 8, 2019 – Vista Outdoor announced today the sale of Savage Arms, one of the world's largest manufacturers of hunting rifles and shotguns, in a management led buyout to a group of investors headed by Al Kasper, the president and CEO of Savage. The press release can be found here. “We want to thank Vista Outdoor for the support over the last six years. They invested in us and provided guidance in the transformation of the Savage brand, further developed our product portfolio allowing entry to new markets,,” said Al Kasper, Savage President and Chief Executive Officer....

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