February 16, 2009

Top Hunting and Shooting Equipment Brands for 2008

Southwick Associates has announced the brands and products that hunters and target shooters preferred most in 2008.

This list has been compiled from the 24,206 surveys completed by hunters and target shooters last year for www.HunterSurvey.com and www.TargetShootingSurvey.com. In 2008, top brands included:

  • Top rifle brand: Remington (18.1% of all purchases)
  • Top shotgun brand: Mossberg (29.9% of all purchases)
  • Top muzzleloader brand: CVA (40.8% of all purchases)
  • Top handgun brand: Smith & Wesson (18.4% of all purchases)
  • Top scope for firearms: BSA (16.1% of all purchases)
  • Top rifle ammunition brand: Remington (29.9% of all purchases)
  • Top shotgun ammunition brand: Winchester (35.7% of all purchases)
  • Top handgun ammunition brand: Winchester (26.1% of all purchases)
  • Top blackpowder brand: Pyrodex (39.0% of all purchases)
  • Top balls, bullets, or shot brand: Powerbelt (34.9% of all purchases)
  • Top reloading bullet brand: Hornady (23.0% of all purchases)
  • Top reloading powder brand: Hodgdon (33.0% of all purchases)
  • Top binocular brand: Bushnell (29.4% of all purchases)
  • Top knife brand: Buck (19.8% of all purchases)
  • Top shooting target brand: Shoot-N-C (37.7% of all purchases)

Launched in 2006, www.HunterSurvey.com and www.TargetShootingSurvey.com help the firearms and outdoor equipment industries, government officials, and conservation organizations track consumer activities and expenditure trends.

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