Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE: RGR) announces the addition of RSR Group and Lew Horton Distributing Co., Inc. as the 17th and 18th independent distributors of Ruger firearms in the United States.
"The decision to add RSR and Lew Horton was the result of the ongoing review of our two-step distribution network and process. Ruger is one of the few manufacturers committed to two-step distribution and we are confident that these great companies will help us achieve growth in 2016 and beyond," said Shawn Leska, Vice President of Sales at Ruger.
Based in Winter Park, Florida, RSR Group is a nationwide wholesaler of outdoor and shooting sports products. With 38 years experience and five sales locations covering the continental United States and Hawaii, RSR will carry the full line of Ruger firearms and accessories. RSR's contact information is:
4405 Metric Drive
Winter Park, FL 32792-6904
"Ruger is a true industry leader, and it is an honor to offer such an iconic brand to our customers. We are excited to add Ruger to our product lineup, and we look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship," said JoAnn Weisenford, President and CEO of RSR Group, Inc.
Based in Westborough, Massachusetts, Lew Horton Distributing Co.,Inc. has been specializing in servicing independent retailers in the northeast for almost 40 years. Lew Horton will also carry the full line of Ruger firearms and accessories. Lew Hortons contact information is:
Lew Horton Distributing Co., Inc.
P.O. Box 5023
Westborough, MA 01581
"We are excited to be working with Ruger and to be able to offer our dealers one of the biggest names in the industry, stated Mark Wojnar, Vice President of Sales. "They are a great group of people and we are proud to promote their fine American-made firearms."
To learn more about the extensive line of award-winning Ruger firearms, visit Ruger.com or Facebook.com/Ruger. To find accessories for Ruger firearms, visit ShopRuger.com or your local independent retailer of Ruger firearms.
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. is one of the nation's leading manufacturers of rugged, reliable firearms for the commercial sporting market. As a full-line manufacturer of American-made firearms, Ruger offers consumers over 400 variations of more than 30 product lines, from the ubiquitous 10/22® and Mini-14®, to the new and exciting LCP® II, Mark IV™, Ruger American Pistol®, Ruger Precision Rifle®, SR-556 Takedown®, AR-556® and Ruger American Rifle®. Our awarding-winning products (the Gunsite Scout Rifle, SR9c®, LCR® and LCP®) all prove that Ruger has a rugged, reliable firearm to meet every shooter's needs. For more than 60 years, Ruger has been a model of corporate and community responsibility. Our motto, "Arms Makers for Responsible Citizens®," echoes our commitment to these principles as we work hard to deliver quality and innovative firearms.
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