Products/Firearms/PressReleases

Taurus® Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary of The Judge®

MIAMI – May 19, 2016 – Taurus® rang in the new year by celebrating the 10th anniversary of one of the most innovative revolvers in the industry, the Taurus Judge®. Celebration of this milestone began earlier in the year with the NWTF Convention and Sport Show in Nashville where The Judge® was the showcase at the Taurus booth. To honor this monumental firearm and its evolution throughout the decade, planned event ... More

Introducing the Smith & Wesson Governor® Training Bluegun from Ring's Manufacturing

Melbourne, FL (Nov 2014) - Introducing the Smith & Wesson Governor® replica from Ring's Manufacturing. The Smith & Wesson Governor® is molded from solid blue polyurethane to differentiate them from a live weapon. The new Smith & Wesson Governor® is a snub-nosed double action revolver built on the Z-frame, similar to a stretched N-Frame, with a lightweight alloy frame. It can fire 2½ inch .410 ... More

GLOCK to donate $50,000 to the Young Marines at the 2014 AUSA Annual Meeting

SMYRNA, GA ( Oct, 2014) -   GLOCK will continue to support the Young Marines organization by contributing another $50,000 at 10 a.m. (EST), Monday, Oct. 13, at the GLOCK Booth #3824 at the Association of United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting & Expo, held Oct. 13 – 15, 2014, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt. Vernon PL, NW, Washington D.C. Media are invited to attend the event as the check is pre ... More

Smith & Wesson® M&P® Shield™ Pistol Now Available Without Thumb Safety

SPRINGFIELD, MA—Smith & Wesson Corp. announced today that it is now offering versions of its popular M&P Shield™ pistol in both 9mm and .40 S&W without the single-sided thumb safety. Brought to market after numerous requests from private citizens, law enforcement professionals and firearm retailers, the new models retain original design features that have helped to solidify the M&P Shie ... More

Beretta USA Announces "Faces of the M9" Campaign

Accokeek, MD (June, 2014) – Beretta U.S.A. launches a new campaign for the M9 handgun in conjunction with the upcoming 30th anniversary of the adoption of the firearm by the U.S. Armed Services. The “Faces of the M9” campaign will feature stories from active duty military and veterans who tell how the Beretta M9 has been a part of their service to the country.   The Beretta M9 has been the official sidearm of th ... More

GLOCK, Inc. Supports Scholarship Program for Children of Fallen Special Forces

TAMPA, Fl. (May, 2014) – GLOCK, Inc. has donated $100,000 to the Special Operations Warrior Foundation (SOWF) College Scholarship.  The scholarships are awarded to the surviving children of fallen Special Operations Forces.   The check was given at the annual SOFIC (Special Operations Forces Industry Conference) event at the GLOCK booth.  Accepting the funds were SOWF President, retired VADM, Joe Maguire and SOW ... More

VFW Shares Concerns with President

WASHINGTON (April 7, 2014) — The national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. met with President Obama in the Oval Office this afternoon and expressed the VFW’s sympathy and support to the Fort Hood, Texas, shooting victims and their families. "The president shares our concern that more has to be done to help prevent similar tragedies from occurring elsewhere," said William A. Thien, who leads ... More