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Top Hunting and Shooting Brands in 2017

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.

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Top 2017 Fishing Brands

American anglers spend more than $10 billion annually on fishing equipment and related auxiliary gear. Their purchases include rods, reels, tackle boxes, artificial lures, special fishing clothing and more. So, what specifically are they buying?

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Is 2018 the end for Brick-and-Mortar Retail?

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:

 

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U.S. Angler Expenditures in 2016

Fishing is one of America's most popular outdoor activities. Almost 36 million Americans 16 years and older went fishing in 2016. It's also an important revenue source that creates and supports thousands of jobs nationwide. Anglers took 383 million fishing trips during the year and spent $46.1 billion on fishing-related expenses.

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Americans Spend More than $75 Billion Annually Watching Wildlife

More than 1/3rd of U.S. residents 16 years or older participated in wild watching during 2016, according to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's 2016 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, and Wildlife-Associated Recreation.

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TOP STATES FOR MOST GOOSE HUNTERS IN 2017

We recently looked at duck hunting data from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's annual survey of national migratory game bird hunter activity and harvest. Here, we'll examine comparable preliminary data for goose hunting during the 2015-16 and 2016-17 hunting seasons.

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