2013 News

Philippine Military Awards Assault Rifle Contract to Remington Defense

November 26 2013

Madison, N.C. – Remington announced today, that it has been awarded, a $47 million dollar initial contract, to supply and deliver over 40,000 R4 carbines with accessories and training by the Armed Forces of the Philippines. This contract award is the result of an open bid competition conducted by the…


Remington® Partners with Special Forces Charitable Trust to Support Military Personnel and Families

November 14 2013

Madison, NC – Remington Arms Company, the leading U.S. firearms and ammunitions manufacturer announced its partnership with the Special Forces Charitable Trust (SFCT) as its primary military charity. SFCT is a nonprofit dedicated to providing support and services to the Special Forces community and their…


Team Remington® Dominates 2013 Western CMP Games and Creedmoor® Cup Matches

November 03 2013

Madison, NC – Demonstrating exceptional marksmanship and skill, Team Remington shooters won Overall Team and Match Rifle Champions at the 2013 Western Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) Games and Creedmoor Cup matches held at Ben Avery Shooting Range in Phoenix, Arizona on October 11-20, 2013. “This…


Introducing Remington® 2020™ – A Digital Optic System for Greater Confidence and Accuracy Over Extended Ranges

October 17 2013

Madison, NC – Created through a collaboration between Remington Arms Company, LLC (“Remington”) and TrackingPointTM, an applied technology company in Austin, Texas, the Remington 2020 Digital Optic System revolutionizes long-range accuracy by combining hand-selected rifles, matched ammunition, digital…


Remington Arms Company to Launch Remington Country Outfitters

September 22 2013

Madison, NC--Remington Arms Company, LLC has announced the launch of Remington Country Outfitters (RCO), a premier service that aligns sportsmen with the finest outfitters for first in class hunting and fishing experiences. "Over the course of our nearly 200 year history, we have been building the most…


Remington Defense Announces Multi-Million Dollar Precision Sniper Rifle Contract with U.S. Special Operations Command

September 11 2013

Madison, N.C. –The United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) has awarded the Remington Defense Division of Remington Arms Company, LLC (“Remington”) – a subsidiary of Freedom Group Inc. (“FGI”) – a $79.7 million dollar Firm Fixed-Priced (FFP) Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract…


NSCA Team USA Winning with Remington Premier® Nitro 27® and Premier Nitro 27 Sporting Clays Target Loads

August 29 2013

Madison, NC – Remington Arms Company, LLC, (“Remington”) would like to congratulate the National Sporting Clays Association (NSCA) Team USA on their strongest finish ever at the 2013 World English Championship, Spanish Grand Prix and 35th World FITASC Championship. Continuing in the rich tradition of…


Remington® Expands Ammunition Operations

May 09 2013

Madison, NC – Remington Arms Company, LLC (“Remington”) announced today its plan to expand operations at the Remington Ammunition Plant in Lonoke, Arkansas. Work on the expansion, which will include the construction of a new building, is expected to begin second quarter of 2013.  The $32 million expansion…


Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Remington® Ammunition Facility Expansion

August 08 2013

Madison, NC – Remington Arms Company, LLC (“Remington”) broke ground today on the expansion of its operations at the Remington Ammunition Plant in Lonoke, Arkansas. Work on the expansion, which will include the construction of a new building, is projected to be in operation by the second quarter of 2014.…


Remington® HyperSonic Steel® Awarded the 2013 American Hunter Ammunition of the Year

May 03 2013

Madison, NC – Remington Arms Company, LLC, (“Remington”) is proud to announce that the National Rifle Association (NRA) Publications selected HyperSonic Steel as the 2013 American Hunter Ammunition Product of the Year and is, therefore, awarding it a coveted Golden Bullseye Award. Now in their eleventh…


Remington® Introduces the Model 1100™ 50th Anniversary Knife

May 01 2013

Madison, NC – Remington Arms Company, LLC (“Remington”) is proud to introduce the Model 1100 50th Anniversary knife to celebrate 50 years of the most famous autoloading shotgun of all times. The limited production knives feature “B” grade American walnut handles, the same wood used for the iconic Model…


Chef Charlie Palmer & Remington Release New Cookbook: Remington Camp Cooking by Charlie Palmer

April 29 2013

“There’s something liberating about cooking and eating outdoors. Away from the constraints of the table, we’re a little more sensual in our appreciation. We revel in the smell of the campfire, the charring of the meat on the grill. There’s a different spirit—more primal, more immediate, and ultimately…


Remington and TrackingPoint Announce Venture X Partnership

April 29 2013

Madison, NC – Remington Arms Company, LLC (“Remington”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a partnership with TrackingPoint, Inc. to manufacture Precision Guided Firearm (PGF) systems. A Precision Guided Firearm brings fighter-jet-style, lock-and-launch technology to hunters and sportsmen…


Remington® Congratulates Winning Performances

April 22 2013

Remington shooter Deb Ohye-Neilson was awarded a Singles Trap Champion while teammate and Hall of Fame shooter Harlan Campbell, Jr. won an impressive seven championships during the six-day event. The shotshells of choice for the champions were Remington Premier® STS® Light Target loads for Singles and…


Team Remington® Members Ayers and Miles Top Leaderboard at NSCA® Western Regional Championships

April 22 2013

Madison, NC – Remington Arms Company, LLC, (“Remington”) would like to congratulate Team Remington shooters Annabelle Ayers and Gebben Miles on their outstanding performances at the 2013 National Sporting Clays Association (NSCA) Western Regional Championships.  Team Remington highlights: Western Regional…


Remington® Congratulates Team Shooters for Outstanding Performance

April 18 2013

Remington shooter Diane Sorantino was awarded Lady Champion in the Big Seafood Blast and Federation Internationale de Tir Aux Armes Sportives de Chasse (FITASC) Main Event while fellow shooters Wendell Cherry and Bill McGuire were awarded High Over All (HOA) Champions in their respective events.    Remington…


Remington Shooters Miles and Cherry Take Top Honors at First Major Event of the 2013 Sporting Clays and FITASC Season

February 12 2013

Madison, NC – Remington Arms Company, LLC, (“Remington”) would like to congratulate Gebben Miles and Wendell Cherry for their recent victories at the South Florida Shooting Club. Miles was awarded High Over All (HOA) Champion in the US Federation Internationale de Tir Aux Armes Sportives de Chasse (FITASC)…