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Near to closing - Fishtec is big in online sales, mail order brochures, and a well stocked shop.

In a surprising move, Fishtec embarked upon a major ‘closing down’ sale, ready to cease its operations at some point early in 2020. The discounting blitz, via its base in…

Dick Tallents was the trade man behind the famous John Wilson rod, and many other big-selling fishing products.

Dick Tallents owned Masterline Tackle, the producer of iconic John Wilson rod, the Avon Quiver rod. It sold in its thousands back in the day. Cheltenham-based Dick joined the Gloucestershire…

Hooker pellets are amongst the Poundland fishing baits.

Poundland fishing bait is in selected stores now after the giant dipped its toe into the  market, stocking pellets, groundbait, corn, meat and dips. The trial that could lead to…

The UK fishing tackle trade is under pressure and some hollow pole elastic prices are rising.

The UK fishing tackle trade is feeling the pinch amid economic uncertainty and exchange rate pressures. Kent-based Nick Gilbert who runs NG Floats has announced that his suppliers have made…