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Marlin Firearms to Close Connecticut Factory and Relocate
Freedom Group, Inc. Announces Strategic Manufacturing Move for Marlin Brand.

Marlin Firearms

Marlin Firearms

Madison, NC --( The Freedom Group, Inc., announced the closure of its Marlin manufacturing facility, located in North Haven, Connecticut.

The transition of Marlin firearms production in North Haven to a future site will not affect customers’ shipments or the range of Marlin product offerings.

At the time of last Thursday’s announcement, the Freedom Group was still evaluating several relocation options and will announce the future production site of Marlin firearms when the final decision is made.

“As competition in today’s global marketplace remains intense, consolidation of our manufacturing processes and operating systems allow us to provide Marlin customers with the highest quality products at competitive prices,” said Ted Torbeck, Freedom Group’s Chief Executive Officer.

“We are committed to the Marlin brand, its core product offerings and bringing innovative new Marlin firearms to our customers.”

Freedom Group, Inc. (FGI)

Freedom Group, Inc. (FGI)

About Freedom Group, Inc.
Freedom Group is the world’s leading innovator, designer, manufacturer, and marketer of firearms, ammunition, and related products for the hunting, shooting sports, law enforcement, and military markets. As one of the largest manufacturers in the world of firearms and ammunition, we have some of the most globally recognized brands including Remington, Marlin, Harrington & Richardson, New England Firearms, L.C. Smith, Parker, Bushmaster, DPMS/Panther Arms, Dakota Arms, Advanced Armament Corp (AAC), Barnes Bullets, EOTAC, and INTC.

The Company assumes no obligation to update publicly such forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

  • 3 User comments to “Marlin Firearms to Close Connecticut Factory and Relocate”

    1. marlin employee on April 2, 2010 at 12:45 AM said:

      the freedom group specializes on eating up profitable companies cutting corners in manufacturing cheaping the product that got its good reputation…this is done thru setup of work cells cutting work force in thirds.and skipping operations that would otherwise make the firearm safe and accurate..eventually all the companies they absord will be under a possible of three roofs ..and in states with extremely low wages….question? long will barnes or dpms or bushmaster really be in there perspective states?..answer..not long..a very sad last fun fact..chamber reaming…done in five stages..remingtons answer..just use first and last reamer..let the customer break in the chamber….jeez

    2. I have already herd bad things about there quality.i think it sucks that all the employees lost there jobs. big bussness is screwing this country up.good luck to all the marlin employees thanks for the years of great guns mike

    3. Im glad you are pulling out of that anti American state! I love your products, keep up the great work!

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