NEWINGTON, N.H., (January 17, 2019) –SIG SAUER Inc. today announced that effective immediately, SIG SAUER will no longer be working with licensees in the development, distribution or sales of SIG- branded airsoft or airgun products in the commercial market. As a result, the SIG AIR Division will take global control over the engineering, development, manufacturing, distribution and sales of all SIG-branded, airsoft and airgun products in the commercial market.
“As part of our strategic growth plans, SIG SAUER is no longer licensing its brand or marks for use in the commercial marketplace for airsoft and airgun products,” said Joseph Huston, Vice President and General Manager of the SIG AIR Division. “We are rapidly expanding the SIG AIR business, and it is important to us to assume full control to ensure all SIG AIR products are of the highest quality. We have many exciting, industry-leading products in the pipeline and look forward to introducing those in the days ahead.”
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About SIG SAUER, Inc.
SIG SAUER, Inc.is a leading provider and manufacturer of firearms, electro-optics, ammunition, airguns, suppressors, and training. For over 100 years SIG SAUER, Inc. has evolved, and thrived, by blending American ingenuity, German engineering, and Swiss precision. Today, SIG SAUER is synonymous with industry-leading quality and innovation which has made it the brand of choice amongst the U.S. Military, the global defense community, law enforcement, competitive shooters, hunters, and responsible citizens. Additionally, SIG SAUER is the premier provider of elite firearms instruction and tactical training at the SIG SAUER Academy – a world class, state-of-the-art, 140-acre training facility. SIG SAUER is headquartered in Newington, New Hampshire, and has more than 1,700 employees across eight locations, and is the largest member of a worldwide business group that includes SIG SAUER GmbH & Co. KG in Germany. For more information about the company and product line visit: sigsauer.com.