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China Guangzhou International Fishing Fair 2012

Posted by Editor On October - 30 - 2011

Fish Guangzhou 2012The 3rd China Guangzhou International Fishing Fair 2012 (Fish Guangzhou 2012) will be held in the largest exhibition hall at Asia-China Import & Export Fair Pazhou Complex across March 9th-11th next year.

'Fish Guangzhou' has been successfully held twice with the support of famous Chinese brands like American Eagle Claw, Etuoh, ANATEC, etc. Fish Guangzhou 2011 attracted 127 companies across 10,000 square Read the rest of this entry »

Marukyu, Ecogear, Nories and the Future for the UK

Posted by Editor On October - 22 - 2011

Marukyu | Nories | EcogearOn day two of the Tackle & Guns Trade Show I had the absolute pleasure of spending 20 minutes or so with Peter Koppman of Marukyu (thanks to Ben @ Art Of Fishing for the recommendation). Peter works for Marukyu, but more specifically on the Ecogear and Nories sub-brands - I guess you could say, the lure side of things. Peter is an Aussie and resides in Japan - the homeplace of Marukyu. He's an angling nut from an angling family (his parents ran fishing tournaments when he was a kid) and he speaks Japanese. In short, he's a pretty interesting guy and no doubt a Read the rest of this entry »

Berkley Nanofil UK Release Date

Posted by Editor On October - 17 - 2011

Berkley NanoFilWe didn't get a clear answer when we spoke to the Pure Fishing representative at the Tackle & Guns Trade Show yesterday, but it would appear that the amazing new Berkley Nanofil will be in the shops before 2011 is out - or ever so slightly more accurate, in 'one or two months'.
We can't wait to try out the thinnest versions of this line. We got to man-handle the line yesterday and have to say Read the rest of this entry »

2011 Tackle and Guns Show

Posted by Editor On October - 16 - 2011

Tackle and Guns 2011
The Tackle and Guns Trade Show is upon us once again. Every October the T&G show attracts a mass of UK retailer, tackle manufacturers and press. Meetings are had, orders are taken and most exciting for us, the next season's tackle is on display to gorp and drool over.

So this morning, we jumped in the car and headed off to Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire, for the first of the two Read the rest of this entry »

2012 Shimano Catalogue

Posted by Editor On October - 9 - 2011

2012 Shimano Fishing CatalogueHurrah! It's that special time of year again when the major tackle manufacturers release their new fishing tackle to the public, for the first time.

Grab yourself a brew, sit back and behold the 2012 Shimano Fishing Catalogue. Lots of new reels, rods, terminal tackle and clothing. Plus a load more technique-specific tackle which Shimano has expanding on in recent years. Some very interesting new Read the rest of this entry »