Firearm Industry
Partners & Associations

Supporting the Firearms Industry for 10 Years

For 10 Years We’ve Served the Shooting Sports Industry and Have Been Honored to Partner With Many Great Organizations. We Encourage Each of You to Support Our Industry Trade Associations as We Do at Orchid.

Shooting Sports Industry Trade Associations

Orchid has a long and proud history of supporting the firearm industry’s trade associations and their members. From donating our time and expertise at industry events and highlighting association news throughout the year to offering our customers discount programs to help defray membership costs, our industry is stronger when we all work together.

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) is the trade association for the firearms industry. Its mission is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. Formed in 1961, the NSSF has a membership of more than 12,000 manufacturers, distributors, firearms retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen’s organizations and publishers.

Visit nssf.org for more information.

The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) is comprised of wholesalers, manufacturers, independent sales reps, media and service providers — both national and international — all of whom are primarily focused on shooting sports equipment and accessories. As a trade association representing the business interests of its members, the NASGW mission is to bring shooting sports buyers and sellers together.

Visit nasgw.org for more information.

NASGW SCOPE™ is built in partnership with NASGW wholesalers to provide an aggregated source of sales and inventory data. This data is accessible only by NASGW members utilizing two-step distribution. Never before has a tool like SCOPE™ been available to the shooting sports industry.

Visit nasgwscope.org for more information.

The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is the unified voice of the suppressor industry with a mission to unite and advocate for the common interests of suppressor manufacturers, distributors, dealers and consumers. To accomplish their mission, ASA principal initiatives focus on state and federal lobbying, public education and industry research.

Orchid currently holds a seat on the ASA Board of Directors, representing those who manufacture, distribute and sell suppressors.

Visit americansuppressorassociation.com for more information.

 

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As the industry’s largest suppressor distributor, Silencer Shop’s goal is to supply customers with a suite of services that allow for a simpler silencer ownership process. With the most trafficked suppressor website, a robust nationwide network of kiosks and ATF compliance and customer support, Silencer Shop provides the most efficient process of acquiring NFA items.

Visit silencershop.com for more information.

The AmmoReady gun store ecommerce platform includes everything you need to build and run a custom, mobile-ready online gun store for your existing brick-and-mortar or digital business. Sell in-stock inventory, distributor products or both. With no contract,; only pay for what you use and cancel any time.

Visit ammoready.com for more information.

Everest is a community of like-minded, conservation-loving, outdoor living retailers, manufacturers, distributors and consumers. They are a customer-centric, community-driven, multi-merchant marketplace where each member can learn, interact, participate and shop.  Everest believes in passing down the great legacies that were passed on to all outdoorsmen and women. Everest offers Caliber Memberships, giving members the opportunity to enjoy significant benefits for participating in the Everest community. Take a look to see how they are becoming the world’s largest marketplace for the hunting, fishing, shooting sports and general outdoor gear space.

Visit everest.com for more information.

An Orchid partner firm, FFL Law was created exclusively for the shooting sports industry and offers services to manufacturers, distributors, retailers, importers, exporters and ecommerce companies. Its attorney-client privileged legal engagements include: Licensing, Compliance, ATF / Export / Import Advisors, Interpretation of Firearm Law, Product Classifications, Commercial / Transactional Support and Corporate Compliance and Due Diligence.

Visit ffllaw.com for more information.

Williams Mullen is a regionally-based, full-service law firm with more than 230 attorneys in offices across North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and Washington, D.C. Since 1909, Williams Mullen’s goal has been to provide business and legal solutions to help clients’ businesses thrive. While they excel within the mid-Atlantic, clients increasingly seek legal needs across the U.S. and internationally and appreciate their Am Law 200 big firm capabilities and experience without the big firm rates.

Visit williamsmullen.com for more information.

Since its inception in 1984, Maynard Cooper & Gale has grown to be a nationally recognized law firm with more than 240 attorneys. Headquartered in Birmingham, Ala., the firm has multiple offices located in Alabama and across the U.S, including New York and San Francisco. Continually focused on each individual client and responsive to their evolving needs, Maynard also combines the understanding of the client’s business climate with the knowledge of a dynamic legal environment to provide the highest quality service. Their dedication to making the client their first priority has earned the firm numerous years on the BTI Client Service A-Team.

Visit maynardcooper.com for more information.

Sports & Recreation Management Group is a full-service business development company with an emphasis on the sporting goods industry providing e a wide range of business development services. Whether you’re a relatively new manufacture looking to bring your brand to life or you’re an independent retailer looking for help with specific areas of your business, their team has the expertise, partnerships, and passion to help you achieve your goals.

For over 30 years, President Bryan Davis has led dual careers in both the U.S. Military and the sporting goods industry, building an extensive track record of leading and developing high performing teams. He is known as an industry pioneer who leverages a wealth of expertise, business contacts, creativity and leadership skills to achieve remarkable results.

Visit sports-and-recreation.com for more information.

The Gun Show Trader is a group of firearm enthusiasts working together to help provide the best gun show experience. Focused on the success of each gun show, they work with gun show promoters and vendors to put together a list of gun shows for FFLs and consumers.

Visit gunshowtrader.com for more information.