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Vista Outdoor brand Federal Premium surpassed 50 million shotgun shells sold in support of Pheasants Forever, the nation’s leading upland habitat conservation organization. The on-box royalty...

Imagine turning to the Opinions section of the newspaper and finding our company name on one of the Letters to the Editor. The October 16 Letters to the Editor section of The Lewiston Tribune...

Vista Outdoor received the Top Revenue Growth Award for 2016 from Mountain West Capital Network (MWCN) at its 22nd Annual Utah 100 Awards Program event held in Salt Lake City, Utah, on October 17....

Consistent with its mission of “Bringing the World Outside,” Vista Outdoor brands Federal Premium, Estate and CCI continue to support organizations that promote the safe use and proper...

In September, Anoka, Minnesota’s Continuous Improvement team, “Team Shockwave,” volunteered their time for the Feed My Starving Children organization. The non-profit organization provides...

Consider riding a motorcycle on roads with no guardrails to protect you from cliffs with abrupt drop-offs. These roads are 80 percent pure dirt and the rest a mix of rock and mud. Lots and lots of...

Vista Outdoor brand Federal Premium recently became the official ammunition sponsor of the Ruffed Grouse Society (RGS) New Hunter Mentor Program. It functions as an outreach initiative focused on...

CamelBak will donate $1.00 from the sale of every KickBak to non-profit PeopleForBikes as an ode to the company’s roots in the bike community. PeopleForBikes connects millions of individuals to...

Vista Outdoor donated $10,000 to Hand in Hand Outdoors to assist with the organization’s construction of an out-camp dedicated to the memory of fallen service members from Utah and Wyoming. The...

September 24 is National Hunting and Fishing Day. This holiday was initiated in 1971 by one of Vista Outdoor’s partners in conservation, the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF). The day...

During the Vista Outdoor Sales Conference held in Park City, Utah, 150 Vista Outdoor employees assembled 70 bicycles for the National Ability Center. Employees from various Vista Outdoor brands...

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) recently announced that Robert J. Keller has joined the association’s Board of Governors. “We are very pleased that Bob has agreed to join our...

6 Mark DeYoung speaking at the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation; Mark DeYoung and Bob Model – Boone & Crockett, CSF Honorary Board Member Vista Outdoor was a proud title sponsor of the...

The Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) helps America’s farmers, ranchers, and forest owners to conserve environmentally sensitive land voluntarily. In the 1985 Farm Bill the CRP supported 37...

The National Park Service (NPS) is celebrating its first 100 years and all of its past accomplishments. However, this celebration is more about kicking off the second century by focusing on ways...

Vista Outdoor Inc. has acquired privately owned Camp Chef, a leading producer of outdoor cooking solutions. Camp Chef’s high-quality products deliver efficient ways to cook for almost any...

Vista Outdoor brand Federal Premium announced Rick Cerwick of Des Moines, Iowa, as the recipient of the 2015 International Hunter Education Association-USA (IHEA-USA) Volunteer Instructor of the...

The new corporate headquarters for Vista Outdoor officially opened on August 9, where Senator Hatch and other local and state dignitaries helped CEO Mark DeYoung cut the ribbon. The new 33,000...

Back in February, we asked for your ideas on what to name our company’s conservation campaign. After receiving nearly 200 suggestions, going through the judging process, and conducting an...

To celebrate its 25th anniversary, Tread Lightly! awarded funding to complete 25 Restoration for Recreation projects throughout the United States. More than 1,400 volunteers helped to complete the...

We are proud of the seven outstanding young people who received this year’s Vista Outdoor Learning for Life Scholarship awards. Each will receive a $1,000 award. Congratulations also go to their...

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) awards $60,000 in scholarships funds to 25 students in its annual essay contest for employees of NSSF Voting Member companies and their family...

Vista Outdoor, along with Federal Premium, Champion Traps & Targets, Savage Arms, Bushnell, and RCBS were sponsors of the National 4-H Shooting Sports Championships held in Grand Island, Nebraska...

The 2016 Tom Knapp Memorial Scholarship goes to Devin Rowland and Matthew Seguin, both of Louisiana. The scholarship program was created to honor legendary exhibition shooter Tom Knapp, who passed...

The 2016 recipient for the Bill Steven’s 4-H Leadership Award is Gerry Snapp from Missouri. Gerry served for 13 years on the National Shooting Sports Steering Committee for 4-H, and in recent...

Children were flitting between craft tables, lawn games and a bike course this past weekend at the CamelBak headquarters in Petaluma, California where Bell helmets and Strider bicycles were given...

Vista Outdoor brand Bell Helmets granted Appalachian Mountain Bike Club of Knoxville the Bell Built Grant in the amount of $100,000 to build Devil’s Track, this sleek new trail located in Tennessee.

On a sunny Friday in May, more than 290 volunteers, including 18 employees from Lewiston, Idaho, participated in the Twin County United Way’s 20th Annual Day of Caring. The annual event allows...

In April, the South St. Paul Rod and Gun Club in Minnesota was home to the very first Women’s Outdoor Expo, an event to introduce women to hunting and fishing. Demonstrations and hands-on...

The Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) hosted a two-day Member and Industry Challenge last week at Glenn Dale, Maryland. Held annually for more than 20 years, this event brings together...

In honor of Military Appreciation Month, we are sharing the following story submitted by two Federal Premium employee veterans. On April 16, Dennis Angell, Marine Corps veteran, and Jim Grow, Army...

Recently, Vista Outdoor employees around the world received CamelBak bottles – an easy way to stay hydrated and an easy way to eliminate the need for disposable cups, glasses and plastic...

On April 9, Vista Outdoor employees attended Camp Valor Outdoors Rifle and Pistol Clinic and Competition at Quantico Marine Corps Base, Virginia – an event for wounded warriors and their...

Federal Premium Ammunition recently received a Telly Award for its short film “Doc – Collecting a Legacy,” featuring the story of David “Doc” Frederickson, the company’s honorary...

Actions Sports brands Bell, Giro, C-Preme and Blackburn are product category leaders, best-in-class innovators and industry pioneers in premium protective gear and related accessories. “The...

Earlier in March, 50 employees, friends and family from the Anoka, Minnesota Distribution Center, along with several volunteers from the Anoka Plant spent two hours of their day packing food for...

Vista Outdoor brand Federal Premium once again sponsored the annual Aiming for a Cure Foundation Charity Banquet and Auction in Iowa City, Iowa. The mission of the Aiming for a Cure Foundation is...

Vista Outdoor brand Federal Premium Ammunition hosted a gathering of 20 leaders from outdoor mentoring programs from across the country March 4 and 5 at its Anoka, Minnesota facility. Organized in...

Vista Outdoor Inc. (NYSE: VSTO) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with BRG Sports, Inc. (“BRG Sports”) to acquire BRG Sports’ Action Sports division, which is...

In celebration of Engineers Week, Vista Outdoor would like to thank the approximately 140 hardworking and dedicated engineers around our company. We’ve selected two engineers to highlight this week.

Vista Outdoor Conservation Director Ryan Bronson presents Mike Christensen, President of Pass It On Outdoor Mentors, with the 2016 Youth Leadership award at the Save the Hunt Breakfast at the...

Vista Outdoor brand RCBS showed its support for youth shooting sports education programs by presenting a check for $4,690 to the National 4H Shooting Sports Program. The program reached over...

The Ohio 4H Shooting Sports Program and the Canters Cave 4-H Camp and Shooting Center presented Vista Outdoor brand Federal Premium Ammunition their “Friends of Ohio 4H Shooting Sports Award”...

Vista Outdoor is proud to present our 2016 lineup of innovative new products that will help you achieve success wherever you need it; in the field, on the range, at home, or on the go. 2016 New...

Vista Outdoor is proud to present our 2016 lineup of innovative new products that will help you achieve success wherever you need it; in the field, on the range, at home, or on the go. 2016 New...

SHOT Show was wildly successful for Vista Outdoor this year, raking in a string of awards. Predator Xtreme magazine awarded multiple Reader’s Choice awards to Federal Premium for Shotshells,...

GearJunkie.com, a top online publication for product reviews and news in the outdoors world since 2006, interviewed Vista Outdoor CEO Mark DeYoung at the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market in Utah for...

Gold Tip celebrated the grand opening of their new facility in American Fork, Utah on Tuesday with a ribbon shooting. Rather than cut a traditional ribbon, Gold Tip employee Tim Gillingham shot an...

This year was the 26th Annual South Dakota Youth Goose Hunt. What a spectacular event! Typically, there are anywhere from 100-200 youth hunters (ages 12-16) over the weekend divided up among six...

Vista Outdoor attended the archery and bowhunting industry’s largest trade show, ATA Show 2016, this week in Louisville, Kentucky. Vista Outdoor brands Primos, Gold Tip and Bushnell had display...

Vista Outdoor employees at the Lewiston, Idaho facility volunteered to help support children in need by adopting their local elementary schools this holiday season. Employees filled two trucks...

Online consumers have awarded Vista Outdoor brands Bushnell® and BLACKHAWK!® multiple 2015 OpticsPlanet Brilliance Awards. After reviewing over 250,000 products and 1,400 brands, OpticsPlanet...

​On Saturday, Dec. 5, 25 employees, friends and family from the Distribution Center in Anoka, Minnesota volunteered two hours of their day to pack food at Feed My Starving Children®, a...

Federal Premium Ammunition is proud to sponsor Grateful Nation, an outdoor adventure series that goes behind the scenes and into the hunting fields with American disabled veterans. The program...

Business Xpansion Journal included Vista Outdoor in its November/December online publication. The article, titled “Partners in the Great Outdoors,” notes this past summer’s acquisitions of...

Tread Lightly!’s core focus is to support and encourage stewardship on America’s lands and waterways. This non-profit organization educates all types of outdoor enthusiasts on how to respect...

Bollé made a big splash at this year’s Interbike 2015 Sales and Tradeshow held September 16-18 in Las Vegas, Nevada, launching its first entries into the biking helmet market at the largest...

Earlier this summer, Vista Outdoor employee Casey Reed competed in the United States Practical Shooting Association (USPSA) Production Nationals in Barry, Illinois where he took first place in the...

It took Xavier Thévenard 21 hours and 9 minutes to complete the Ultra Trail de Mont Blanc (UTMD). The 106-mile race across the Alps takes runners through three countries and over 10 mountain...

Vista Outdoor has released its 2015 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, highlighting the company’s legacy of safety, ethics, environmental stewardship, conservation and community...

At Vista Outdoor, we take pride in supporting youth shooting programs across the country. Earlier this year, we sponsored the annual Daughters at the Range event, which is designed to introduce...

CamelBak, a leading provider of personal hydration solutions, provides Vista Outdoor a broader outdoor products portfolio for our customers and consumers. “Their highly recognizable and...

Vista Outdoor brands BLACKHAWK! and Federal Premium were platinum-level sponsors at the recent 2015 Shooting Industry Masters, an annual shooting event that brings several facets of the industry...

At Vista Outdoor, we’re proud to support veterans and active duty service members. Last month, Federal Premium Senior Supervisor and U.S. Marine Corps veteran Dennis Angell coordinated a...

We are proud of the seven outstanding young people who received the first Vista Outdoor Learning for Life Scholarship awards. Each recipient will receive a $1,000 award. Congratulations also go to...

Vista Outdoor Inc. has acquired Jimmy Styks, LLC, a leading designer and marketer of stand up paddle (SUP) boards and related accessories. Jimmy Styks’ SUP portfolio provides easy-to-use...

Earlier this spring, the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) Scholarship Program promoted its annual essay contest. This year’s award recipients included two children of Vista Outdoor...

This spring, Dennis Angell, a supervisor from Federal Premium’s Anoka, Minnesota location, accompanied 78 Army veterans on an Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. Dennis was a Guardian volunteer for...

Vista Outdoor may be a young company, but our brands have been around much longer. Federal Premium has sponsored 4-H Conservation and Shooting Sports programs for 81 consecutive years, and was...

This past May, Scott Moore and Jim Persoon from the Federal Premium facility in Anoka, Minnesota, supported the STEMLink5 Program by providing highly interactive hands-on demonstrations of physics...

Outdoor Mentors connects children who want to learn about the outdoors with caring adult mentors. They serve as a bridge between wildlife groups and mentoring organizations like Big Brothers Big...

On June 6, CEO Mark DeYoung won the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015 Utah Award for Retail & Consumer Products. DeYoung was announced as the winner at a special event at The Grand America Hotel in...

Saturday, June 13, is National Get Outdoors Day – an annual event to encourage healthy, active outdoor fun. At Vista Outdoor, our brands provide outdoor enthusiasts of all kinds with quality...

Four Vista Outdoor brand products were selected as best bets for Father’s Day gifts. Whether dad is a golfer or a gun owner, find out which products were selected by Forbes.com and Shotgun News....

The Twin County United Way Day of Caring took place on May 8, 2015 in Lewiston, Idaho. During the annual Day of Caring, teams of volunteers participate in meaningful, hands-on community projects...

Covington sights in her shotgun with help from Gobble-N-Grunt’s Chris Colfack. Amanda Covington, Vice President of Corporate Communications and Government Relations, takes her role at Vista...

The Bollé-sponsored team Orica GreenEdge had outstanding results in the first week of Giro d’Italia, the first Grand Tour of the season in the UCI World Tour. The “Maglia Rosa” pink leader...

BLACKHAWK! and Hoppe’s pro-shooter Jessie Duff captured her second title of the young 2015 shooting season at the 2015 Single Stack National Championships in Barry, Illinois. Jessie took first...

Vista Outdoor sponsored the annual Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) Congressional Shoot-Out—an event where members of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus get together for some...

Vista Outdoor’s Al Kasper, the company’s Vice President, Savage Arms, recently received the 2015 Distinguished Citizen Award from the Western Massachusetts Council of the Boy Scouts of...

Federal Premium® Ammunition recently named David “Doc” Frederickson its honorary historian. Since the company’s founding in 1922, Federal Premium has revolutionized the science of...

Federal Premium Ammunition pitched in with retailer Scheels and industry partner Mossy Oak to sponsor the 2015 Aim for a Cure Foundation Charity Banquet and Auction in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, March 21...

Jim Persoon, Senior Manager, Physical Security, was recently selected to a Board of Director position on the American Board of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. (ABOHN) as a public member. Jim...

Commitment to Safety Safety is one of our company’s core values. We urge safety in our workplaces and in the responsible use of our products by our consumers. Safety in the Workplace We are...

Savage Arms™ announces its support of the Project ChildSafe® (PCS) initiative championed by the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF). The program provides free gun locks and safety...

The world is full of bright people, with great ideas, and we are looking to create new paths to work with potential partners. With collaboration, good ideas become reality. Leveraging the global...

Vista Outdoor brand Bell partners with Safe Kids Worldwide, an organization that provides parents and caregivers with practical and proven resources to help protect kids from unintentional...

Vista Outdoor is a proud sponsor of the National Shooting Sports Foundation’s (NSSF) Project ChildSafe, a nationwide program that promotes firearms safety through the distribution of safety...

We applaud the work of our many talented engineers in the Vista Outdoor organization. Here are four engineers we’re putting in the “Spotlight.” Product Development Engineer Jacob Burns has...

On Tuesday, Feb. 17, Vista Outdoor leadership rang the Opening Bell® at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Wall Street. Chairman and CEO Mark DeYoung pushed the button with his leadership team...

In 2016, Vista Outdoor brand Bushnell donated nearly $260,000 to the Folds of Honor Foundation, an organization that provides educational scholarships to children and spouses of military members...

Today is the start of a new era in outdoor sports and recreation. Vista Outdoor Inc. – formerly ATK’s sporting business – is now an independent, public company, trading on the New York Stock...

ATK’s Sporting Group – now operating as the standalone outdoor sports and recreation company Vista Outdoor Inc. – and many of its key brands brought home multiple honors at this year’s...

The shooting sports lost a tremendous ambassador, teacher and friend in 2013 with the passing of exhibition shooter Tom Knapp. His combination of shooting skills and stage presence inspired an...

On Nov. 17, the Vista Outdoor Foundation announced its 2021 Grant Partners. The Foundation’s Board of Directors chose ten organizations that promote conservation, encourage youth and veteran...

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