Tippets: Simms “Best Shoe Story,” Hardy Sells Online in UK, NPR Covers Casting Call, Michigan Throws Out Stream Ruling
- Win a trip to Deneki’s Alaska West Lodge: Simms wants to know your best “If only I had my Simms GORE-TEX® shoes when…” moment. Contestants canupload a photo to the Simms Fishing Products’ Facebook page via the Contests tab and tell their tale.
- Hardy will sell to UK customers directly from its online store — with pickup from local fly shops. “The Internet is important for customers looking for information and increasingly for buying products,” said Ken Brewster, Hardy’s Sales and Marketing Director.
- NPR covered the recent American Fly Fishing Trade Association’s annual Family and Youth Casting Call in Washington and got sound bites from fishing senator Mike Enzi and Frank Crescitelli of the Fishermen’s Conservation Association.
- The new Michigan Supreme Court overturns ruling that allowed citizens to challenge permits, throwing out trout stream ruling.