Tag: Winchester Ammunition

  • Winchester® Introduces New High Performance Bismuth Waterfowl Ammunition

    Winchester® Introduces New High Performance Bismuth Waterfowl Ammunition

    Winchester continues to evolve in the arena of ammunition for waterfowl hunters with its new Bismuth shotshell. Winchester Bismuth shatters performance expectations with a premium, uniform shot, which is tin-plated to produce the smoothest, roundest bismuth shot in the industry. To ensure the shot stays uniform and round, Winchester adds a buffering compound that fills […]

  • Winchester Ammunition® Announces 2022 New Product Lineup

    Winchester Ammunition® Announces 2022 New Product Lineup

    Winchester Ammunition innovation continues with the introduction of 2022 new products geared towards hunting, sport shooting and personal defense; there is truly something for everyone.  Highlights include the new and improved Blind Side® 2 shotshell for waterfowl hunting, the Copper Impact™ line of rifle ammunition, which includes heavier .30 cal bullet offerings and the new […]

  • Winchester® Expands USA Ready® Ammunition Offerings

    Winchester® Expands USA Ready® Ammunition Offerings

    Popular new calibers and bullet weights have been added to the USA Ready™ line of select grade ammunition products including 10mm, 6.5 Creedmoor and 6.5 PRC.   The increasingly popular 10mm is now offered in both USA Ready full metal jacket (FMJ) for training and competition as well as in the USA Ready Defense™ line […]

  • Winchester Ammunition FBI 9mm Contract Award

    Winchester Ammunition FBI 9mm Contract Award

    Winchester Ammunition has been awarded in three out of four categories on a recent Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) 9mm ammunition contract. This annually renewable, five-year contract granted awards to Winchester in the following categories: FBI’s Duty/Service (Micro), Training – Reduced Lead and Frangible. Duty/Service (Micro) – Winchester 147 gr. Bonded Encapsulated +P; Maximum NTE Threshold: […]

  • U. S. Army Awards Winchester $13 Million Small Arms Ammunition Contract

    U. S. Army Awards Winchester $13 Million Small Arms Ammunition Contract

    Winchester, the largest manufacturer of small caliber ammunition for the U.S. military, announced that the U.S. Army has awarded the company a $13 million contract for the development of manufacturing processes for the 7.62mm cartridge.  Work will be performed at the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant (LCAAP) in Independence, Missouri, the United States’ only government-owned, […]

  • “Shoot United” — A New Initiative Launching to Attract Newcomers to Enjoy the Shooting Sports

    “Shoot United” — A New Initiative Launching to Attract Newcomers to Enjoy the Shooting Sports

    Target shooting is one of the most popular and fastest-growing high school sports in the United States. This is not something a person hears every day, nor is the fact that more than 60 million adults participate in the shooting sports each year, making it one of the most popular recreation activities in the country. […]

  • Winchester Named Ammunition Manufacturer of the Year

    Winchester Named Ammunition Manufacturer of the Year

    The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) has recognized Winchester Ammunition as the Ammunition Manufacturer of the Year.  The recent award was presented at the 2021 NASGW Annual Meeting and Expo in Columbus, Ohio. “On behalf of our more than 4,000 Winchester employees, this is an incredible accomplishment, and we are honored to be […]

  • Winchester to Showcase Elite Shooters and Ladies Cup at 2021 NSCA Nationals

    Winchester to Showcase Elite Shooters and Ladies Cup at 2021 NSCA Nationals

    The final stop of the National Sporting Clay Association (NSCA) Championship Tour Powered by Winchester, takes place this week at the NSCA Nationals in San Antonio, Texas. More than 2,000 of the country’s most elite shooting competitors have their sights set on bringing home top honors at the National Shooting Complex, a premier shooting facility […]

  • Winchester Continues Support of SCTP Through 2024

    Winchester Continues Support of SCTP Through 2024

    Winchester Ammunition has renewed its support of the Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP) as a Red Diamond Sponsor in 2022. This three-year agreement through 2024 is a continuation of Winchester Ammunition’s long-term support of the youth shooting sports program. The announcement follows the conclusion of the 2021 SCTP National Championship, which was the largest ever in SCTP […]

  • Winchester® Signs Extension as Official Ammunition of SCTP

    Winchester® Signs Extension as Official Ammunition of SCTP

    Winchester announces its extension through 2024 as the official ammunition of the Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP). “Winchester continues to demonstrate industry leadership with its commitment to the growth of the shooting sports and organizations like SCTP,” said Matt Campbell, vice president of sales and marketing for Winchester Ammunition. “The SCTP leadership, coaches and young […]