2012 News

Remington Introduces a Sportsman® For All Seasons – the VERSA MAX® Sportsman

October 18 2012

Madison, NC – When the Remington Arms Company, LLC (“Remington”) introduced the VERSA MAX shotgun, they shattered convention and all previous benchmarks for reliability with an autoloading action unlike any that have come before it. Building on the momentum of the award-winning platform, Remington proudly…


Remington NBC Response

April 12 2012

NBC continues to attack Remington and the firearms industry through sensational and factually inaccurate reporting. On April 11, 2012, Brian Williams again demonstrated NBC’s anti-gun agenda with the claim that the Model 870, Model 1100 and other Remington firearms have a design flaw. That claim is demonstrably…


Remington Names Franklin and Neary to Distributor Sales Positions

April 04 2012

Madison, NC – Remington Arms Company, LLC, (“Remington”) has named Carol Franklin as wholesale business development manager - handguns and Jack Neary as regional sales representative.   “Filling these key positions with qualified candidates will help us better service our customers, improve our growth…


Keith Garcia Wins First Stop on 3-Gun Nation Pro Series with Remington VERSA MAX

April 04 2012

Madison, NC – Keith Garcia won top honors at the 3 Gun Nation Pro Series Tour on Saturday, March 31. His victory, which occurred at the Ancient City Shooting Range in St. Augustine, Florida, came by way of the Remington VERSA MAX autoloading shotgun and Premier® STS® Target shot shells used in the shotgun…


Remington® Named Top Brand for Rifles, Shotguns and Rifle Ammunition in Recent Survey

February 29 2012

Madison, NC – Southwick Associates recently announced the brands hunters and shooters purchased most frequently in 2011 from 41,923 internet-based surveys completed by hunters and target shooters. The respondents overwhelmingly chose Remington as the top brand for rifles (16% of all purchases), shotguns…


Team Remington Members Selected to Represent the National Sporting Clays Association 2012 Team USA

February 27 2012

Madison, NC – Selection to the National Sporting Clays Association (NSCA) Team USA is the highest annual honor earned by NSCA members, allowing them to represent the association and the United States in international competition. Determined by points earned in series of selection shoots, Team Remington…


Team Remington Starts Off 2012 Sporting Clays Tournament Season with a Bang

February 24 2012

Madison, NC – At the recent Caribbean Classic, Team Remington shot their way to several individual championship titles.   Long-time Team Remington shooter, Wendell Cherry, bested a field of 239 competitors by firing a 176/200 in the “Remington 200” main event and in turn, captured the Championship…


By Popular Demand - Remington® Proudly Introduces the Model 700TM SPS Tactical 300 Blackout®

February 23 2012

Madison, NC – Remington is proud to announce the Model 700 SPS (Special Purpose Synthetic) Tactical 300 Blackout rifle. Chambered for the incredibly popular 300 AAC® Blackout®, this new rifle features the time-proven Model 700 action and is designed to impress from the bench or in the field at a very…


Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Selects Remington® Model 870™ Pump Action Shotguns for ‘Less-Than-Lethal’ Program

January 06 2012

Madison, NC – Remington Arms Company, LLC., (“Remington”), is pleased to announce that the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has recently purchased an additional 300 Remington Model 870 shotguns designated specifically for use in their “less-than-lethal” program.   The shotguns in this program…


Remington Announces Robert L. Nardelli as Chief Executive Officer

January 04 2012

Madison, NC – Remington Arms Company and its parent, Freedom Group, Inc. (FGI), are pleased to announce that the board of directors has appointed Robert L. Nardelli as Chief Executive Officer.   Mr. Nardelli was named director and a member of FGI’s Office of the CEO in September, 2010, following the…