With 2018 coming to an end it’s time to take a look at some of the memorable stories compiled by the Tactical Retailer staff from the last year.
These are the biggest stories that made headlines, from strategy for your business to introductions of products that sparked interest. These are the news stories you read, clicked on, liked and shared the most in the last 12 months.
Here are the top 10 news stories from Tactical Retailer for 2018:
10. 5 Must-Stock Tavor Accessories
The Tavor X95 is among the finest bullpups in production, and here are the top five accessories to have in stock if you have Tavor customers. Read the story here.
9. Behind Trijicon’s Brilliant Aiming Solutions
Trijicon is regarded as one of the top tier optics manufacturers in the market and has a solid outlook for the future. Read the story here.
8. Review: Bushmaster Minimalist-SD Doesn’t Disappoint
Whether you’re hunting big game or predators or punching paper at the range, the Bushmaster Minimalist AR doesn’t disappoint. Read the story here.
7. Watch: See How a McMillan Fiberglass Stock Is Built by Hand
Watch how a McMillan fiberglass stock is built from reception of the order to fulfillment, with more than eight hours of hands-on custom work. See the video here.
6. Stop Selling Guns Like It’s 2008
Guns practically sold themselves 10 years ago. Now, the market is a bit softer and digital and social platforms have changed the way you should be marketing your business. Read the story here.
5. House Democrats Introduce Assault Weapons Ban
Democrats introduced a bill called the Assault Weapons Ban of 2018, which would have banned a wide range of semi-automatic rifles, pistols and shotguns. Read the story here.
4. Rifle Review: Remington 700 Magpul Enhanced Rifle
We give an honest, hands-on review of the Remington 700 Magpul Enhanced Rifle and its features for long-range shooters and competitors. Read the story here.
3. What You Should Know About Red-Dot Sights and Handguns
Once rare, red-dot sights on handguns are now a trend for speed and better accuracy. Here are reasons why shooting enthusiasts like these optics. Read the story here.
2. Reviewed: Ruger Precision Rifle .223/5.56
The Ruger Precision Rifle was a hit with retailers, generating big sales. We got our hands on the new RPR.223 model and put it to the test. Read the story here.
1. Why Is the 300 Blackout So Awesome?
From its humble origins in the U.S. military, the 300 Blackout cartridge has swelled in popularity as more customers recognize its versatility and punch. Read the story here.