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Find out how to inspect and care for your bike helmet. When Bike Radar was putting together a story about bike helmets – spotting the signs of a worn out helmet and how to care for your bike...

In October, 2016, we introduced the IDEAS portal that allows innovators to submit new product ideas or enhancements and improvements to any of our current brand products. To date, we have received...

In order for the Hunt/Shoot location in Vaughn, Ontario, Canada to store firearms and ammunition, select employees needed to be licensed to possess and acquire firearms. As it turned out, other...

The newly released Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) report shows that outdoor recreation is an economic powerhouse. The OIA also reports outdoor recreation is one of the country’s largest...

Earth Day is Saturday, April 22, a day dedicated to education and support for environmental protection. Vista Outdoor is committed to environmentally responsible manufacturing processes including...

It’s National Parks Week and our employee photos remind us of the many wonders of nature. We asked employees to share photographs from their visits to any of America’s 58 national parks. As...

In March, we shared links to nine relaunched Vista Outdoor brand websites. We promised more were in the works. New Gold Tip and Bee Stinger websites have a responsive design to bring an optimized...

When employees in Anoka expressed interest in hunter education courses, Federal Premium Engineering Technician, Jason Montanye, listened. Jason contacted the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

It was fun and games for a good cause on April Fool’s Day as the Vista Outdoor team took to the slopes in Park City, Utah. Vista Outdoor is an active partner with NAC and jumped at the chance to...

This spring, Bushnell gave active-duty veterans and members of the Hiring Our Heroes (HOH) Corporate Fellowship Program a tour of the Overland Park, Kansas facility. The tour included a discussion...

In its second year, the Bell Joy Ride Ambassador program provides female mountain bikers with opportunities to join group rides that appeal to all levels of riders. Joy Ride ambassadors, in 12...

Earlier this month, Vista Outdoor Chairman and CEO Mark DeYoung was a guest speaker at the Northern Utah Business Symposium at Weber State University. DeYoung’s presentation, “Create Your...

Recently, USA Archery, the National Governing Body for Olympic Archery in the United States, awarded the Volunteer Coach of the Year Award to Gold Tip employee, Jeff Fabry. He’s a five-time...

Throughout the month of March – Women’s History Month – the Salt Lake Chamber highlights women making a difference in Utah business and the local community. Amanda Covington, SVP Corporate...

Grateful Nation, an outdoor adventure series that gives disabled veterans a chance to go on the hunt of their dreams, recently received some viewer feedback that the Outdoor Channel shared with...

High winds and chilly temperatures didn’t stop Team Shockwave from jumping into the c-c-c-old Minnesota lake for a good cause. For the sixth year in a row, employees of Federal Premium in Anoka,...

Supply & Demand Chain Executive, a publication that covers global supply chain ROI, professional development and change management, recently named its 2017 Supply Chain Pros to Know. Angie Taylor,...

The Outdoor Products group hosted “Demo Days” in Overland Park, Kansas. Demo Days is a quarterly series that aims to create curated product experiences for our employees. These events educate...

Vista Outdoor’s President of Outdoor Products, Dave Allen, has been named to the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) Board of Directors. “We appreciate having Vista Outdoor...

Since August, nine Vista Outdoor brands have refreshed and relaunched websites to provide customers with a more robust experience. Congratulations to the teams and the support they received from...

Five veterans who recently competed in a Shoot for the Troops fundraiser were given a tour of the Federal Premium facility in Anoka Minnesota. The tour included an opportunity to shoot in the...

We challenged our locations to take photographs of employees wearing their favorite branded caps and helmets. The challenge was simple: You pick the brand. You pick the style. Wear it proudly. As...

In recognition of National Engineers Week, Vista Outdoor would like to thank it’s 209 engineers. These women and men are constantly looking for innovative new ideas and solutions that will set...

BLACKHAWK! Operations Manager, Lamont Kotter, working with other local companies and the Gallatin Valley Manufacturing Partnership, led a pilot education program for students at Three Forks High...

Throughout the last three months of 2016, NTOA announced the products that ranked high enough to qualify for their “Member Tested and Approved” seal of approval. BLACKHAWK!, Hoppe’s,...