Marlin Firearms to Close Connecticut Factory and Relocate
Freedom Group, Inc. Announces Strategic Manufacturing Move for Marlin Brand.
Madison, NC --(Ammoland.com)- 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.”
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.