American hunters spend nearly $13 billion annually on hunting equipment and related auxiliary gear. They spend their hunting dollars on guns and rifles, ammo, telescopic sights, bows and arrows, decoys, shooting targets and other related equipment.Read More
Several big-box retailers are closing their doors this year, leaving a swath of empty real estate and jobs behind. As of April 2018, over 70 million square feet of retail space is scheduled to close this year, according to CNBC.
Some of the most notable closures include:
- May 1, 2018
- By Adam Preston
What a fast and unstable road it has been. It was only about seven years ago when we all started clamoring toward social media as a means to grow our brands and businesses. And now, as we sit here in 2018, it seems that a new trend — messaging — is about to again rewrite the rules to everything we do on a daily basis.Read More
I recently shared the top 3 trends of today’s ethnically diverse hunting population, as identified in a recent study of American hunters. Now let me share another interesting trend: hunters who live and work closer to metropolitan areas.
- April 10, 2018
- By Team Realtree
For turkey hunters, the good ol’ days are right now. With an estimated 7 million wild turkeys inhabiting the U.S., there is no lack of opportunity for outdoor enthusiasts who want to take up this grand sport. Yet, within the universe of all hunters and shooters, only a tiny fraction of them participate in turkey hunting. What are some keys to getting more sportsmen and women involved?
- April 4, 2018
- By Team Realtree
Hunters harvest nearly 6 million white-tailed deer annually in the U.S. A surprising number of Americans who participate in shooting sports or hunt other types of game have never tried deer hunting. There are certainly plenty of opportunities to welcome new deer hunters to the sport. What does it take to convince someone to give it a try?Read More