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Executives Join U.S. Senator, NSSF’s Keane and Maynard Cooper at the 2017 FICC

Registration is filling fast for firearms industry CEOs, CFOs and General Counsel. Orchid Advisors and NSSF are pleased to announce three multi-hour workshops that include U.S. [...]

March 14th, 2017|

Do you know what Export Control Reform (ECR) is?

ECR means that the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) will no longer regulate sporting firearm and ammunition exports. The new regulations will be [...]

March 2nd, 2017|

How Can I Improve the Financial Performance of my Firearms Business?

Part 1 - Self Assessment (Strategy & Operations) Orchid Advisors' Practice Areas: At the most basic level, like all for-profit organizations, firearm manufacturers, distributors [...]

February 24th, 2017|

ATF Launches Firearm Robbery fflAlert System and Loss Prevention Guidance

On January 23, ATF will deploy “fflAlert” to inform Type 01 and Type 02 licensees of a robbery or burglary in their area. The alerts [...]

January 16th, 2017|

Gemini Southern Forms Partnership with Orchid Advisors

Hartford, CT / January 13, 2017 --- Merchant bank Gemini Southern announced today that it has formed a partnership with Orchid Advisors to provide corporate [...]

January 13th, 2017|

ATF Form 4473, Firearms Transaction Record (Form 4473) Has Been Revised

  On November 14, 2016, the ATF released the following announcement: IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL FEDERAL FIREARMS LICENSEES ATF Form 4473, Firearms Transaction Record (Form [...]

November 15th, 2016|

NSSF Partners with Orchid Advisors, Epicor, and NASGW on Firearms Retail Development Program

NEWTOWN, Conn.— The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the firearms industry’s trade association, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Orchid Advisors, Epicor [...]

October 18th, 2016|

Nitrocellulose Update – Addendum to August 31 Newsletter & ATF launches Reportit® App

Nitrocellulose Update - Addendum to August 31 Newsletter ATF’s June 2016 Explosives Industry Newsletter included a brief discussion of Nitrocellulose, and attempted to clarify the circumstances [...]

September 16th, 2016|

Orchid Advisors Launches Strategy & Operations Practice with Hire of Firearms Industry Chief Operating Officer

Hartford, CT (September 12, 2016) – Jim Drager has joined Orchid Advisors as an Executive Director and leader of the firm’s Strategy & Operations practice. [...]

September 12th, 2016|

NASGW and Orchid Advisors Launch State Firearms Portal

(Hartford, CT, & Oakbrook Terrace, IL, August 15, 2016) —Orchid Advisors, the Firearm Industry’s Trusted Compliance & Operations Experts, and the National Association of Sporting [...]

August 15th, 2016|