Recent Hunter Outdoor Communications Press Releases

Koola Buck Introduces the Hide Ripper Skinning Machine

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (Nov. 30, 2017) — Koola Buck, an industry leader in state-of-the-art meat processing products and the inventor of the Koola Buck portable refrigeration system, has introduced the Hide Ripper deer-skinning machine. Created to eliminate the tedious and time-consuming task of hand skinning deer, the new Hide Ripper is the quickest, cleanest and easiest way to skin a deer.

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Become a Grill Master with Outdoor Edge’s New
Cut-N-Cue™ BBQ Sets

DENVER (Nov. 28, 2017) — Outdoor Edge has introduced two new Cut-N-Cue barbeque sets that will make impressing friends and family with grill-master skills easy and affordable. The Cut-N-Cue 10- and 14-piece sets are the ultimate barbeque kits and include all the tools necessary to prepare and grill the perfect meal.

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Jerky Lovers, Get Ready for a Super Thanksgiving Day Weekend Web Deal from Hi Mountain Seasonings

RIVERTON, Wyo. (Nov. 20, 2017) — Hi Mountain Seasonings makes holiday shopping easier than ever this year. No lines, no traffic or crowds and an incredible deal that you won’t want to miss. This web-only special features the new patent-pending, Ultimate Jerky Cutting Board and runs from Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday, Nov. 23 to 27.

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Outdoor Edge’s New ChowPal™ is Going to Make for Some Very Happy Campers

DENVER (Nov. 15, 2017) — Outdoor Edge, the company that combines functional design with the finest materials and hand craftsmanship to create high-quality knives and tools, has introduced the new ChowPal, an innovative new approach to outdoor eating utensils that incorporates multi-tool functionality. This new all-in-one utensil set/multi-tool adds a can opener, a bottle opener, a flathead screwdriver and a wrench set to the nested fork and folding knife/spoon that lock together but quickly and easily slide apart when you are ready to chow down.

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X JAGD Announces Fall Sale on High-Tech Line of Outdoor Wear

BESSEMER, Ala. (Oct. 17, 2017) — X JAGD, the acclaimed Austrian-based clothing company that utilizes the most high-tech materials in its clothing, has announced its Fall Sale for US. This sale, on a large portion of its lines, starts today and runs through Nov. 13.

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JAGDHUND’s Traditional Hunting Clothing on Sale Now

BESSEMER, Ala. (Oct. 17, 2017) — JAGDHUND, the Austrian-headquartered clothing company that is steeped in tradition, quality, and innovation, announced the start of its End of Summer Clearance Sale for U.S. customers, now through Nov. 13.

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Steyr Arms Announces End-of-Year Cash-Rebate Program

BESSEMER, Ala. (Oct. 3, 2017) — The Steyr Arms Fall/Winter Consumer Rebate Program has begun and will provide customers cash rebates of $50 to $1,000 for select Steyr and Merkel firearms purchased between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31, 2017. In addition to the rebate offer, Steyr Arms has also posted substantial sale prices for a selection of hunting rifles on its website.

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Hi Mountain Seasonings Introduces the Ultimate Jerky Cutting Board

RIVERTON, Wyo. (Sept. 12, 2017) — Hi Mountain Seasonings, the flavor leader in jerky and seasonings, has introduced its innovative, patent-pending Ultimate Jerky Cutting Board to make quick work of safely and easily slicing uniform strips of meat for making jerky. The HMS Ultimate Jerky Cutting Board is also perfect for slicing fruits, vegetables, or any other item used on a conventional cutting board.

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Outdoor Edge® Introduces the Onyx-Lite™ Replaceable-Blade Razor Knife

DENVER (Sept. 6, 2017) — Outdoor Edge, the company that combines functional design with the finest materials and hand craftsmanship to create quality knives and tools, has added the new Onyx-Lite knife to its popular Onyx line of replaceable-blade razor knives. This new smaller version of the Onyx EDC sports a 3-inch blade, and it joins the sharpest, strongest, replaceable-blade razor-knife series with blades that change safely and easily with the push of a button.

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Prevent Slippage With Koola Buck’s Anti-Microbial Carcass Spray

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (Sept. 5, 2017) — Slipping, slippage and hair shedding are terms that  taxidermists use to describe hair loss on capes, hides and skins when the hair falls out of the hide. It is a term that you don’t want to hear. Epidermal slippage can occur before, during or after tanning and occurs due to bacteria getting into the hair follicles. The follicles begin to decay, and the hair falls out of the hide. Properly preparing the hide in the field by spraying it with the Koola Buck Anti- Microbial Spray will prevent this from happening.

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Steyr Arms Celebrates 40 Years of the AUG with the Anniversary Edition STG 77

BESSEMER, Ala. (Aug. 7, 2017) — Designed in 1977 and introduced the following year, the legendary short-stroke, gas-piston-operated Steyr AUG was immediately adopted as the standard battle rifle of the Austrian Army under the StG.77 (Sturmgewehr 77) name. To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the AUG, Steyr Arms has gone retro with the introduction of the STG 77 SA rifle, a limited-edition version that emulates the look, feel and operation of the original AUG.

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HSS ElimiShield® Harnesses now in Stock and Shipping

DANVILLE, Ala. (Aug. 1, 2017) — Jerry Wydner, president of Hunter Safety System, is pleased to announce the company is now fully stocked and shipping its new harnesses featuring the ElimiShield Scent Control Technology. Three of HSS’s most popular safety harnesses now offer the most revolutionary approach to controlling human odor at the source before it forms: ElimiShield Technology. By pretreating the Elite, Contour and Hybrid Flex harnesses with ElimiShield during the manufacturing process, a bond is formed that has been proven to provide more than a 99-percent effective rate of controlling odor even after 50 commercial washes.

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JAGDHUND Jackets Travel from Field to Fashion

BESSEMER, Ala. (July 19, 2017) — JAGDHUND, the Austrian-headquartered clothing line steeped in tradition, quality and innovation, is pleased to offer U.S. consumers its exclusive line of field jackets. The four beautifully designed jackets are intended to function in the field, but they are so versatile, sharp and easy to wear that they are also the garment of choice for Wall Street and Main Street. Combining all-natural materials such as wool, camel hair and alpaca, these JAGDHUND jackets offer quality in design and appearance for both field use and social occasions.

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Steyr Arms to Conduct its Fourth Annual Open House and Factory-Direct Sale

BESSEMER, Ala. (July 13, 2017) — Steyr Arms will hold a three-day Open House and Factory-Direct Sale of Steyr and Merkel firearms as well as JAGDHUND and X JAGD clothing lines at its Bessemer, Ala. headquarters on July 20 to 22, 2017. The company, located at 2530 Morgan Road in Bessemer, will open the doors to its spacious and recently renovated 3,000-sq./ft. showroom to the public from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday for its fourth annual factory-direct sales event.

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Steyr M9-A1 Pistol Now Available in OD Green

BESSEMER, Ala. (July 5, 2017) — Steyr Arms announced the introduction of its M9-A1 pistol with an OD Green grip frame today. OD Green has been a staple color for Steyr’s polymer furniture for nearly than 50 years, having been used extensively on the SSG 69 rifle and the STG 77, more commonly known as the AUG. Now the M9-A1 has been added to the list of Steyr firearms in OD Green, due in no small part to the overwhelming number of requests from U.S. shooters.

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Outdoor Edge Cancels Sponsorship of
“Wild Game Nation” Show

DENVER (June 28, 2017) — David Bloch, owner of Outdoor Edge, the company that produces quality knives and tools for all outdoor activities, announced today that the company has severed all sponsorships with Bill Busbice and the show “Wild Game Nation” in light of Busbice’s recent conviction and sentencing for game violations.

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Step Out with Confidence and Comfort in JAGDHUND Footwear

BESSEMER, Ala. (May 17, 2017) — JAGDHUND, the Austrian-headquartered clothing line steeped in tradition, quality and innovation, is pleased to offer U.S. consumers its exclusive line of footwear. Three styles of boots and one style of rugged shoe are now available for both men and women. All four styles in the JAGDHUND footwear line are breathable and completely noiseless, making them ideal for any outdoor activity.

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Outdoor Edge’s New Grill-Beam Tongs and Grill-Beam Tong/Spatula Cast a New Light on Grilling

DENVER (May 8, 2017) — Outdoor Edge, the company that combines functional design with the sharpest steels and hand craftsmanship to create high-quality knives and tools, celebrates the barbequing season with the introduction of its new illuminating Grill-Beam Tongs and Grill-Beam Tong/Spatula combo. These innovative, patented grilling tools will light up your next outdoor barbeque.

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Steyr Arms to Unveil the Rimfire Scout RFR at the NRA Annual Meetings

BESSEMER, Ala. (April 27, 2017) — The Steyr Scout RFR, a blazingly fast straight-pull rifle that emulates the look and feel of the original Steyr Scout Rifle on a rimfire platform, will make its official debut to the American public in the Steyr Arms booth (#3258) at the NRA Annual Meetings of Members and Exhibits in Atlanta tomorrow.

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Take Grilling to a New Level with Hi Mountain Seasonings New Burger and Bacon Seasonings

RIVERTON, Wyo. (April 25, 2017) — Hi Mountain Seasonings, the flavor leader in seasonings, has introduced six new products that will forever recast the future of fantastic flavors on the grill. Among the new inspirations for burgers and bacon this grilling season are Buffalo wing, garlic pepper, fiesta salsa, zesty western, hickory smoke, and black pepper and brown sugar.

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Steyr Arms Introduces the AUG A3 M1 Long Rail

BESSEMER, Ala. (April 12, 2017) — In response to an overwhelming number of requests for a longer top rail for its legendary AUG A3 M1 bullpup platform, Steyr Arms announced today that it is now in full production of a Long Rail version of the rifle. Offering 25 numbered slots, the new Long Rail version provides a significant increase in surface area to use both optics and back-up iron sights.

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Warrior Ranch to Host Steyr Arms Day Public Shooting Event

BESSEMER, Ala. (April 7, 2017) — Warrior Ranch Training Center has announced that it will be hosting Steyr Arms Day at its facility in Brookwood, Ala., on Saturday, April 15 from 10 A.M. until 3 P.M., to afford attendees the opportunity to examine and test-fire Steyr’s extensive lineup of tactical, long-range and self-defense firearms.

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Spring Cleaning Time is also Prime Jerky Making Time

RIVERTON, Wyo. (March 23, 2017) — Spring is a great time to go through the freezer to clear out older harvests and turn them into some great, healthy snacks like jerky or sausage. Whether you have an abundance of ducks or geese, fish or game meat, Hi Mountain Seasonings has a jerky & seasoning kit to turn that aging meat into healthy, mouthwatering treats. Don’t let any of your harvests go to waste; simply turn them into jerky or sausage for easy to grab-and-go summer snacks.

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Outdoor Edge Makes Filleting Fish Easy with the New Reel-Flex™ Fillet Knives

DENVER (March 20, 2017) — Outdoor Edge, the company that combines functional design with the finest materials and hand craftsmanship to create quality knives and tools, makes filleting your catch easier than ever with its new Reel-Flex fillet knives. Designed by custom knife maker, Jerry Hossom, the Reel-Flex fillet knife blades are crafted from German 4116 stainless steel that is known for its corrosion resistance and excellent edge retention.

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Dissolve into Your Environment with X JAGD’s High Tech Line of Outdoor Wear

BESSEMER, Ala. (March 15, 2017) — No matter what season or weather condition, X JAGD clothing’s high tech materials and DEMORPHINGÒ patterns guarantee a greater level of performance in the field. This acclaimed Austrian-based clothing company is now offering the U.S. consumer a full line of men’s and women’s parkas, jackets, pants, long- and short-sleeve shirts, base layers, socks, headgear, scarves and gaiters exclusively through Steyr Arms.

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Koola Buck Introduces the Koola Buck Junior

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (March 13, 2017) — Koola Buck, an industry leader in state-of-the-art meat processing products and the inventor of the Koola Buck portable refrigeration system for hunters and outfitters, has introduced the new Koola Buck Junior. This new smaller, portable refrigeration system was designed with the regular hunter in mind. Tipping the scales at only 205 pounds, the Koola Buck Junior is compact and lightweight, yet it has a large storage capacity.

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JAGDHUND’S Traditional Hunting Clothing Now Available in the U.S.

BESSEMER, Ala. (March 9, 2017) — Steeped in tradition, quality and innovation, the Austrian-headquartered JAGDHUND clothing line is now available to U.S. consumers exclusively through Steyr Arms. JAGDHUND offers a full line of stylish yet functional men’s and women’s jackets, shirts, pants, boots, hats and accessories rooted in the classic European design traditions for hunting and shooting. Combining all-natural materials such as wool, camel hair, and cotton, the company offers the U.S. consumer a classic design and appearance for both hunting and social occasions without ever having to compromise on details or design.

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Steyr Arms Inks Exclusive U.S. Distribution Deal with European Clothing Manufacturer

BESSEMER, Ala. (Feb. 28, 2017) — Steyr Arms announced that it has signed an agreement with the Austrian company, Dschulnigg GmbH, to become the exclusive U.S. importer and distributor of its two high-end European-made clothing lines, JAGDHUND and X JAGD. The agreement is effective immediately, and Steyr has already begun fielding dealer inquiries.

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Outdoor Edge Now Offers Throwing Knives—Aero-Strike Throwers

DENVER (Feb. 13, 2017) — Outdoor Edge, the company that combines functional design with the sharpest steels and hand craftsmanship to create quality knives and tools, has partnered with professional knife thrower Bobby Branton to offer its first-ever line of throwing knives. The Aero-Strike is a precision crafted trio of Tanto, Bowie and Spear-Point blades that are equally weighted and balanced so that all three blades throw and fly uniformly.

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Anti-Microbial Carcass Spray Now Available From Koola Buck

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (Feb. 7, 2017) — Koola Buck has expanded its line of popular Anti-Microbial Game Bags with the introduction of the XL Game Bags, sized specifically for elk and similarly sized game quarters. Treated to protect meat by reducing bacteria eight times more than standard game bags, the new Anti-Microbial XL Game Bags are packable, lightweight and very durable..

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Keep Your Elk Harvest Safe With Koola Buck Anti-Microbial XL Game Bags

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (Jan. 27, 2017) — Koola Buck has expanded its line of popular Anti-Microbial Game Bags with the introduction of the XL Game Bags, sized specifically for elk and similarly sized game quarters. Treated to protect meat by reducing bacteria eight times more than standard game bags, the new Anti-Microbial XL Game Bags are packable, lightweight and very durable..

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Outdoor Edge Introduces the Para-Claw™

DENVER (Jan. 18, 2017) — Outdoor Edge has put a sharp new twist on the popular survival paracord bracelet with the introduction of the new Para-Claw. Wear the Para-Claw anywhere and have an inconspicuous utility/personal defense knife always at the ready. Developed by retired bounty hunter Fugi Escobido and Outdoor Edge’s David Bloch, this innovative new knife is an essential tool for any adventurer or survivalist.

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Unmatched Safety, Now with Unmatched Scent Control;
HSS has Once Again Revolutionized Tree Stand Safety

DANVILLE, Ala. (Jan. 9, 2017) — Hunter Safety System, the industry leader in tree stand safety, continues to set the industry standard in treestand harness technology with the addition of ElimiShield® Scent Control Technology. Hunter Safety System is now offering four of its most popular safety harnesses with the most revolutionary approach to controlling human odor at the source before it forms: ElimiShield® Technology. By pretreating the Hybrid, Elite and Contour harnesses with ElimiShield® during the manufacturing process, a bond is formed that has more than a 99-percent proven effective rate of controlling odor even after 50 commercial washes.

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Hi Mountain Seasonings Introduces Its New Chili Seasoning

RIVERTON, Wyo. (Jan. 5, 2017) — Hi Mountain Seasonings, world renowned for its jerky making kits and high quality seasonings, has announced the introduction of a new Chili Seasoning—a zesty blend of authentic flavors including chili pepper, cumin, garlic, salt, black pepper, paprika, turmeric and onion.

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Merkel Officially Launches Its MHR 16 Bolt-Action Rifle in the U.S.

BESSEMER, Ala. (Jan. 4, 2017) — Last year, legendary German firearms manufacturer Merkel tested the waters of the American market with the company’s first exceptionally affordable bolt-action rifle. The market responded very positively to this rifle, which combines the classic hunting rifle style with old-world craftsmanship and the latest manufacturing technology. Freshly renamed the MHR 16 for its official full production run, this bolt-action rifle was designed and manufactured specifically to exceed the expectations of American hunters and shooters.

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HSS Instructional Video Shows How To Properly Hang A Ladder Stand

DANVILLE, Ala. (Dec. 2, 2016) —Hanging a ladder stand sounds pretty simple. But doing it properly by keeping safety first and foremost isn’t always the way it is done. That’s why Hunter Safety System, the company dedicated to saving hunters’ lives, has launched a new instructional video specifically on this topic on the popular video-sharing website, YouTube.

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Koola Buck Selects Hunter Outdoor Communications as Agency of Record

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (Nov. 30, 2016) — Koola Buck, an industry leader in state-of-the-art meat processing products and the inventor of the Koola Buck portable refrigeration system for hunters and outfitters, has named Hunter Outdoor Communications as its public relations agency of record. This appointment is effective immediately.

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Outdoor Edge Names Hunter Outdoor Communications Agency of Record

DENVER (Nov. 23, 2016) —Outdoor Edge, the company that combines functional design with the sharpest steels and hand craftsmanship to create quality knives and tools, has announced today that it has selected Hunter Outdoor Communications to handle its public and media relations. The appointment is effective immediately.

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Steyr Arms' Black Friday/Cyber Monday Specials Begin Tonight

BESSEMER, Ala. (Nov. 23, 2016) — Steyr Arms announced today that the company’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday specials will begin tonight at midnight, CDT, and will continue until Monday at midnight. Every item in the Steyr store at www.steyrarms.com will be marked down at least 10 percent, with 20-percent off all magazines, 25-percent off all scope mounts and 30-percent off the AUG accessories. The Firearms Deals page on the website will be stacked with major savings on some of the most popular rifles and pistols as well.

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Chef Leysath Reveals His Secret to Delicious Waterfowl: Hi Mountain Seasonings Brines

RIVERTON, Wyo. (Nov. 21, 2016) — Do you love waterfowl hunting but aren’t a fan of eating your harvest? Don’t blame the birds. It is all in the preparation. Chef Scott Leysath says that with Hi Mountain Seasonings Brines, it’s easy to transform your birds from a tough, gamey meal into a succulent mouthwatering dish that will have folks begging for more.

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Give the Gift of Meat this Holiday Season with the help of
Hi Mountain Seasonings

RIVERTON, Wyo. (Nov. 10, 2016) — The kitchen table was the source of the best gifts for centuries before the advent of online gifting, but prior to this new form of instant click-and-done holiday gratification, people used to use their talents to create something meaningful for their loved ones. You can resurrect this time-honored tradition of homemade gifts with the delicious organic game meat in your freezer, some Hi Mountain Seasonings and a little time in the kitchen.

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Hi Mountain Seasonings Introduces the New Big Shot Jerky & Sausage Gun

RIVERTON, Wyo. (Oct. 4, 2016) — Hi Mountain Seasoning has announced the introduction of the new Big Shot Jerky & Sausage Gun. The improved design expands on the functionality of the original Big Shot by adding more durable and easier-to-clean components as well as a new sausage-stuffing nozzle.

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HSS Reminds Hunters that September Is Tree Stand Safety Awareness Month

DANVILLE, Ala. (Sept. 9, 2016) — The team at Hunter Safety System would like to remind hunters that this month is Tree Stand Safety Awareness Month. Treestand accidents continue to be the leading cause of serious injury and death among hunters.

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Steyr Arms to Conduct its Third Annual Factory-Direct Sale

BESSEMER, Ala. (July 11, 2016) — Steyr Arms will hold a three-day factory-direct sale of Steyr and Merkel firearms at its Bessemer, Ala. headquarters on July 14 to 16, 2016. The company, located at 2530 Morgan Road in Bessemer, will open the doors to its spacious 3,000-sq./ft. showroom to the public from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. this Thursday, Friday and Saturday for its third annual factory-direct sales event. Visits to the showroom are usually by appointment only.

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Hunter Safety System Partners With “Heartland Bowhunter”

DANVILLE, Ala. (June 6, 2016) — The team at Hunter Safety System, the company dedicated to saving hunters’ lives, is pleased to announce the award-winning television show, “Heartland Bowhunter” has joined the HSS family.

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Leysath To Bring Wild Game and Hi Mountain Seasonings to the Aspen Food & Wine Classic

RIVERTON, Wyo. (June 7, 2016) — Celebrity Chef Scott Leysath, host of the Sportsman Channel’s “The Sporting Chef” and “Dead Meat” television shows, will be showcasing Hi Mountain Seasonings in his various wild-game dishes in a special VIP hospitality popup house at the 34th annual Aspen Food & Wine Classic June 17 to 19 in Aspen, CO.

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Hunter Safety System Introduces a New Harness Specifically Designed for Crossbow Hunters

DANVILLE, Ala. (June 6, 2016) — As crossbow hunting continues to gain popularity across the country, today Hunter Safety System announced the introduction of a new harness specifically designed to address the unique set of challenges that are associated with safely hunting with a crossbow from a treestand. The new HSS Crossbow Harness answers all those challenges in a stylish, comfortable and affordable harness.

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Hunter Safety System Introduces the HSS Hanger Utility Harness

DANVILLE, Ala. (April 26, 2016) — Hanging stands just got a whole lot easier. Avid hunters know that a successful hunting season starts well before the opening day. That is why the engineers at Hunter Safety System have designed the first and only treestand harness for use during the pre-season. The new HSS Hanger harness is a utility safety harness that features deep utility pockets to carry tools, steps, snips, saws, HSS-LIFELINEs™ and other gear needed for the pre-season preparation. The HSS Hanger allows you to safely put in many days of hard work in the field without worrying about adding sweat, body odors, gasoline, oil or bug spray to your hunting harness.

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Hi Mountain Seasonings Offers New Canadian Moose Seasoning

RIVERTON, Wyo. (March 15, 2016) — For hunters who have harvested or plan to harvest North America’s largest antlered species, Hi Mountain Seasonings has a new seasoning just for you; Canadian Moose Seasoning. This new seasoning captures the delicate yet rugged flavors of the Canadian territories with a unique blend of garlic, sweet paprika, turmeric, sea salt, pepper and onion powder.

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Hi Mountain Seasonings Promotes Brian Tucker to
National Sales Manager

RIVERTON, Wyo. (March 2, 2016) — Hans and Kimberly Hummel, owners of Hi Mountain Seasonings, proudly announced the promotion of Brian Tucker to the position of national sales manager, effective immediately. He will report directly to Hans Hummel, Hi Mountain president and CEO.

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25 Different Jerky Cure & Seasoning Kits for 25 Years;
Hi Mountain Seasonings Introduces a Third Variety Pack

RIVERTON, Wyo. (Feb. 10, 2016) — As Hi Mountain Seasonings proudly celebrates its 25th Anniversary, the company is pleased to announce the addition of a third Jerky Maker Variety Pack to its line of products. This new Variety Pack will mark 25 different Jerky Cure & Seasonings Kit products to commemorate of the company’s 25th year of business.

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Hi Mountain Seasonings Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

RIVERTON, Wyo. (Feb. 1, 2016) — Twenty-five years ago, a one-man operation going by the name “Hi Mountain Seasonings” debuted its first product: the Hi Mountain Seasoning Original Jerky Cure & Seasoning Kit. Since 1991, the company has steadily grown in size and number of products, all while proudly supplying customers around the globe with the world’s finest line of jerky cure and seasonings, spices, brines, sausage kits and accessories. In 2015 alone, Hi Mountain shipped enough seasoning and jerky kits to season more than 50 million pounds of meat.

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Hunter Safety System Celebrates Its 15-Year Anniversary

DANVILLE, Ala. (Jan. 14, 2016) — Hunter Safety System has reached a milestone this year, celebrating 15 years in business. The company continues to remain true to the original dream of its founders John Wydner, Jerry Wydner and Jim Barta of making every treestand hunting experience as safe as possible. Since 2001, the company has grown from the three owners working part-time to launch one safety harness to a company with 18 employees and more than twenty different product offerings.

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Merkel Introduces the Practical 40E Field-Grade
Side-by-Side Shotgun

BESSEMER, Ala. (Jan. 12, 2016) — Renowned for its elegant, high-performance shotguns, Merkel has introduced the minimally adorned yet exceptionally functional Merkel 40E field-grade side-by-side shotgun at an attractively attainable price. Basically a working-man's version of the 47E but without the rich finish and hand engraving, the new 40E was designed to be an extremely functional and reliable shotgun that’s going to spend its time in the hunting fields rather than stashed away as a safe queen. The 40E shotguns are perfectly balanced when swinging.

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Hi Mountain Seasonings Introduces New Spicy Lime Blend In Celebration of its 25th Anniversary

RIVERTON, Wyo. (Jan. 10, 2016) — In celebration of its 25th anniversary, Hi Mountain Seasoning is introducing a new Spicy Lime Blend flavor. This new flavor will be available in both a Jerky Cure & Seasoning Kit and Snackin’ Sticks Kit.

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Steyr Arms Launches Its New Website in Time for Black Friday/Cyber Monday Specials

BESSEMER, Ala. (Nov. 24, 2015) — Steyr Arms announced today that the company’s website and online store have been completely redesigned and are up and running just in time for Black Friday and Cyber Monday specials. Much faster and easier to navigate than its predecessor, the new steyrarms.com website offers a generous catalog of sporting rifles, hunting rifles, pistols and accessories. The website is packed with detailed descriptions, specifications, photos, videos, news articles and reviews of the entire lineup of Steyr firearms—all available at customers’ fingertips.

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Steyr Arms Releases Another Batch of
White AUG A3 M1 Rifles

BESSEMER, Ala. (Oct. 21, 2015) — Due to overwhelming consumer demand when Steyr Arms launched a limited run of White AUG A3 M1 rifles in March, the company announced today that it has received another batch of white furniture sets, and another limited batch of new White AUG A3 M1 rifles will begin shipping to dealers and distributors nationwide this week. The White AUGs proved to be immensely popular, selling out in a matter of days.

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Hi Mountain Seasonings Introduces Its New Line of Finishing Sauces

RIVERTON, Wyo. (Oct. 20, 2015) — Hi Mountain Seasonings has announced the introduction of four new wine-based Finishing Sauces: Chardonnay, Merlot, Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir. The Finishing Sauces are a simple way to bring a delicious finishing touch to your next meal.

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Get Your Hot Dogs Here! Hi Mountain Seasoning Introduces the Home Hot Dog Making Kit

RIVERTON, Wyo. (Oct. 8, 2015) — Nothing compliments a baseball game or a cookout like a hot dog. Now, thanks to Hi Mountain Seasonings, you can make your own delicious hot dogs with meats that you select in the comfort of your kitchen.

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Merkel Creates an Elegant yet Affordable Bolt-Action Rifle for the U.S.

BESSEMER, Ala. (Oct. 6, 2015) — German firearms manufacturer Merkel has announced the introduction of the R15, a new bolt-action rifle designed and manufactured specifically to meet the expectations of American hunters and shooters. Available in both wood- and synthetic-stocked versions, the R15 rifle combines the classic hunting rifle style with old-world craftsmanship and the latest manufacturing technology to create a platform that is refined yet surprisingly affordable for the American market.

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