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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...