Remington Named Top Brand for Rifles, Shotguns & Rifle Ammunition in Recent Survey

Remington takes the top slot in new survey

Madison, NC –-( Southwick Associates recently announced the brands hunters and shooters purchased most frequently in 2011 from 41,923 internet-based surveys completed by hunters and target shooters.

The respondents overwhelmingly chose Remington as the top brand for rifles (16% of all purchases), shotguns (24.6% of all purchases) and rifle ammunition (25.5% of all purchases).

“We are honored to be recognized as a favorite brand by hunters and shooters,” says Scott Blackwell, Chief Marketing Officer for Remington.

“This recognition is a statement of the team effort required to get great products to the field. It starts with dedicated employees who care; retail partners excited about the products; and, finally, the hunters and shooters who trust the brand and buy our products. I want to thank every member of the team.”

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About Remington Arms Company

Remington Arms Company, LLC, (“Remington”) headquartered in Madison, N.C., designs, produces and sells sporting goods products for the hunting and shooting sports markets, as well as solutions to the military, government and law enforcement markets. Founded in 1816 in upstate New York, the Company is one of the nation’s oldest continuously operating manufacturers. Remington is the only U.S. manufacturer of both firearms and ammunition products and one of the largest domestic producers of shotguns and rifles. The Company distributes its products throughout the U.S. and in over 55 foreign countries. More information about the Company can be found at