The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers has named Ruger their Firearms Manufacturer of the Year at their 35th annual meeting.
We continue to work on new product development, customer communication, product support and an expanded website that provides Ruger distributors, retailers and consumers with value-added products, new business tools and user-friendly information,” said Chris Killoy, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Ruger. “Our new product offerings are the result of listening to consumers needs and their success is benefitting all segments of the distribution system.”
You know, I will definitely agree that of late, Ruger has been very, very good at giving the shooting public the kind of guns that they want. Ruger introduced the LCP at last year’s SHOT SHOW, and it took off and sold like hotcakes. Despite issues with the trigger on the new SR9, it’s been selling very well; and recently Ruger also ran their Innagural Special on 20 round magazines for the ever popular Mini-14 rifle.
Now if they would only make a GP100 with a titanium cylinder…