HARTFORD, CT (August 30, 2022) – This September, Orchid LLC is excited to celebrate its 10-year anniversary serving the shooting sports community. Founded in 2012 as an expert ATF compliance resource, the firm has expanded to offer leading POS/ecommerce technology, FFL compliance applications, firearm payment processing, and regulatory services for all federal firearms licensees.
In the last decade, Orchid is proud to have processed and audited over 100 million bound book records and a million electronic ATF Forms 4473. In the manufacturing sector, where the firm’s clients produce 70% of U.S.-made firearms, Orchid has assisted with the compliant import and export of more than 50 million firearms and firearm parts. The firm has also held nine industry-wide conferences and established relationships with ATF, NSSF, NASGW, ASA, and other integration partners.
“Our goal from day one has to been to help FFLs profitably manufacture, distribute and sell firearms with the greatest efficiency and utmost compliance,” said Orchid CEO, Jon Rydberg. “As the needs of our industry’s licensed members and the regulatory environment in which we all operate have changed, Orchid has strived to support and adapt to the times, providing leading retail and manufacturing technology, professional ATF and export services, and firearm-friendly payment processing. Our experienced team is proud of our many accomplishments but also looks forward to continuing to serve FFLs and lead the industry for the next 10 years and beyond.”
To celebrate Orchid’s 10-year anniversary, the firm is offering FFLs the choice of two $499 promotions during the month of September. In addition, 10% of all promotion sales will be donated to NSSF’s Project ChildSafe firearm safety and education program.
Promotion 1: Zero Tolerance Rapid Assessment
Led by FFL Law attorney and Orchid VP of Regulatory Services, Phillip Milks, clients will receive a baseline review of prior ATF Report of Violations, an analysis of recent 4473s, and a detailed report indicating appropriate course of action.
Promotion 2: Website SEO Analysis
Led by Orchid VP of Sales & Marketing and former Smith & Wesson Marketing Director, Shaun Phelan, FFLs will receive a customized search engine optimization (SEO) analysis of their existing website with a calculated score based on various site and on-page criteria.
To take advantage of these anniversary promotions, visit orchidadvisors.com/10year. Promotions end September 30, 2022. Terms and conditions apply.
About Orchid LLC
Orchid LLC and partner firm, FFL Law, offer FFL software, firearms-friendly payment processing, and legal and regulatory services to the shooting sports industry. With powerful POS, Ecommerce, Bound Book, and ERP solutions, as well as expert knowledge of ATF, import/export, and state-level regulations, Orchid has helped FFLs profitably manufacture, distribute and sell firearms with great efficiency and the utmost compliance for over a decade. Learn more and get started today at orchidadvisors.com.
About Project ChildSafe
NSSF, the trade association of the firearms industry, launched Project ChildSafe in 1999 (originally as Project HomeSafe). Since 1999, the program has provided more than 40 million free firearm safety kits that include a gun lock to firearm owners in all 50 states through partnerships with thousands of law enforcement agencies across the country. That’s in addition to the more than 70 million free locking devices manufacturers have included, and continue to include, with new firearms sold since 1998. While helping to prevent accidents among children is a focus, Project ChildSafe is intended to help adults practice greater firearm safety in the home. For more information, visit projectchildsafe.org.
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, NSSF has a membership of thousands of manufacturers, distributors, firearms retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen’s organizations, and publishers nationwide. For more information or to become an NSSF member, visit nssf.org.
VP Sales & Marketing, Orchid LLC