EFTTEX 2011 Exhibitor Manual set to go live
The EFTTEX 2011 exhibitor manual is set to go online at the end of February.
Zalt posts another impressive sales increase
Zalt has announced a 20% rise in sales for the second year running.
New board members appointed by Richard Wheatley
Ownership changes within Richard Wheatley – the fly box and accessories manufacturer – has resulted in two new board appointments.
Robinson Europe rejoins EFTTA and targets EFTTEX
Robinson Europe has rejoined EFTTA after a two year break and will be returning to exhibit at EFTTEX 2011 in Amsterdam.
Old Ghost targets European bait domination
One of EFTTA’s newest members, the Old Ghost Bait Company, has announced ambitious plans to enter the European bait market.
New contact for EFTTEX exhibitors
EFTTEX exhibitors will have a new contact this year following the resignation of EFTTEX Co-ordinator Sally Steel. Sally is leaving the EFTTA Secretariat after three years in her post to go travelling and will be replaced by Helen Downey. Helen will be the first point of contact for EFTTEX exhibitors in the run-up to the show in Amsterdam in June.
Advice for EFTTEX co-exhibitors
Companies that have made a success of sharing stands at EFTTEX are offering advice to members that have missed out on stand space this year. With the show sold out, co-exhibiting is one way of guaranteeing your presence in the Rai Centre in Amsterdam in June. And the arrangement can have plenty of advantages – but only if you plan well in advance.
Boost for young anglers in Europe
Four organisations have been handed cash grants from the EFTTA Board as part of its Youth Grant Scheme 2010, which was set up to support fishing projects across Europe.
EFTTEX 2011 charity announced
The EFTTEX chosen charity for 2011 will be PeuterFonds of the Netherlands. PeuterFonds is a non-profit foundation with a goal to enrich the happiness of children with health problems by offering them a fantastic sportfishing experience. It relies completely on its volunteers and 30-plus sponsors.
Pure Fishing brands defy downturn
The brands that form Pure Fishing have made a significant contribution to the 18.5% rise in third quarter sales of Pure Fishing’s parent company, the giant Jarden Corporation. The global business includes Abu Garcia, Berkley, Penn, Shakespeare and Fenwick in its impressive fishing portfolio.