Ruger Wins National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers' Highest Award
November 07, 2005
Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE: RGR) was presented with the most prestigious award of the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers, the Chairman's Award for Industry Leadership. This award was presented at the Association's Annual Meeting on November 2, 2005.
This award honors those whose distribution policies fully support the NASGW, and who consistently rise to the challenge of today's market through diversity of product, customer service, delivery, innovation, profitability, and other factors.
In accepting the Association's highest award on behalf of the Company, Sturm, Ruger President Stephen L. Sanetti stated, "Bill Ruger, Sr. founded this Company on two great principles, the manufacture of quality products in the United States of America, and commitment to the sale of these products through a strong two-tiered distribution system. Bill Ruger, Jr. has carried on his leadership, and this award from the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers, representing the oldest American industry, is a very great honor."
About Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. is one of the nation's leading manufacturers of rugged, reliable firearms for the commercial sporting market. The only full-line manufacturer of American-made firearms, Ruger offers consumers over 400 variations of more than 30 product lines. For more than 60 years, Ruger has been a model of corporate and community responsibility. Our motto, "Arms Makers for Responsible Citizens," echoes the importance of these principles as we work hard to deliver quality and innovative firearms.
The Company may, from time to time, make forward-looking statements and projections concerning future expectations. Such statements are based on current expectations and are subject to certain qualifying risks and uncertainties, such as market demand, sales levels of firearms, anticipated castings sales and earnings, the need for external financing for operations or capital expenditures, the results of pending litigation against the Company, the impact of future firearms control and environmental legislation, and accounting estimates, any one or more of which could cause actual results to differ materially from those projected. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. The Company undertakes no obligation to publish revised forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date such forward-looking statements are made or to reflect the occurrence of subsequent unanticipated events.
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