Industry Announcement


ANGLR LABS BRINGS SMARTPHONE CONNECTED CRAZE TO SPORTFISHING

PITTSBURGH – For Immediate Release – March 2017 – An emerging fishing technology company, Pittsburgh-based ANGLR Labs, is now offering fishermen the first-ever connected technology platform for sportfishing, which includes the world’s first rod-mounted catch detection device. The company is officially launching its complete product line-up at fishing/outdoors shows in […]


VIDEO: Time Travelers Raft Grand Canyon by Chaco

The Time Travelers chronicles a scrappy group of older men, doing a young man’s adventure as a team. The USA Rafting Team has never won a world championship. With full-time jobs, families, and responsibilities, these scrappy 30-40-year olds use their free time and vacation days to train, travel the world, […]


Shimano Tranx Reel Offered in New Sizes

When the situation calls for a reel durable enough to cast larger lures and fight bigger fish, and is equally at home in either fresh or saltwater, Shimano offers two new sizes to its Tranx baitcasting reel series – the 300 and 400. Joining the popular Tranx 500HG and 500PG […]


New Shimano Chronarch MGL Introduced

Offering advanced baitcasting reel technology both tournament and advance bass anglers require, Shimano introduces its re-engineered Chronarch MGL reels, now offered with lightweight Magnumlite spools and in three different gear ratios models. Weighing-in at 6.5-ounces, the six reels in the series include the Chronarch MGL 150 and left-hand retrieve 151 […]


Keith Combs Now Using Shimano Rods

LADSON, S.C. – For Immediate Release – March 16, 2017 – Known for his uncanny ability to entice big bass to engulf his crankbaits, Texas professional bass angler Keith Combs has added Shimano fishing rods to his tournament tackle arsenal. A long-time endorser of Shimano fishing reels, the lockers in […]


Yak Power Now Available at Bass Pro Shops Nationwide

Southern Audio Services, Inc (SAS), maker of the Yak Power brand of quality 12v electronics control systems and accessories for fishing kayaks, is now available at all Bass Pro Shops stores nationwide. This past October they began shipping their new patent pending Power Panel switching systems (YP-RP5R) and Power Port […]


YETI Announces Rugged New Hopper TWO

YETI® REINVENTS THE HOPPER Same durability, added accessibility AUSTIN, Texas (February 1, 2017) — YETI®, a leading premium cooler and drinkware brand, is revamping its durable and portable soft-sided cooler line with the introduction of the YETI Hopper TWO™ – a 100% leakproof, tough-as-nails, soft cooler that’s anything but soft. […]