Simms Fishing Products Sold


From: KBZK News Bozeman

BOZEMAN — Simms Fishing Products was reportedly acquired by Vista Outdoor Inc. on Wednesday for $192.5 million.

In a press release, Vista Outdoor Inc. announced that the gross purchase price includes a net present value of roughly $20 million in future tax benefits.

Vista Outdoor Inc. (NYSE: VSTO), is the parent company of 39 renowned brands that design, manufacture and market sporting and outdoor products to consumers around the globe. Simms is a premium fishing brand and leading designer, marketer and manufacturer of waders, outerwear, footwear and technical apparel. Read the rest of the article here.

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2 Responses to Simms Fishing Products Sold

  1. Doug Schaller says:

    Vista also owns Remington, which makes Bushmaster assault rifles. Sad that they sold out.

  2. Mark Caffee says:

    Sad indeed. Patagonia makes excellent waders, as well as other outdoor wear, and has a stellar record for being a friend of the planet. An excellent alternative available at The Caddis Fly.

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