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Who is “The Gun Industry”? Observations from the USCCA Concealed Carry Expo, Part 2
Firearms / My Experience

Who is “The Gun Industry”? Observations from the USCCA Concealed Carry Expo, Part 2

I noted in an earlier post on the United States Concealed Carry Association’s second Concealed Carry Expo, there were three times as many exhibitors showing concealment holsters and packs as there were gun manufacturers. This does not include the women’s specific carry businesses I mentioned in Part 1 of this series on the gun industry. … Continue reading

Who is “The Gun Industry”? On the Ground at the USCCA Concealed Carry Expo
Firearms / My Experience

Who is “The Gun Industry”? On the Ground at the USCCA Concealed Carry Expo

I was fortunate to start reading Pamela Haag’s newly published book, The Gunning of America: Business and the Making of American Gun Culture, just prior to attending the United States Concealed Carry Association’s second Concealed Carry Expo (CCX) in Atlanta. It got me thinking about “The Gun Industry” just at the right time. Haag’s book … Continue reading

USCCA Concealed Carry Expo Final Day: Brief Report
Concealed Carry / Firearms / My Experience / Personal Defense

USCCA Concealed Carry Expo Final Day: Brief Report

After grinding through two long days at the United States Concealed Carry Associations second annual Concealed Carry Expo (day 1 brief report and day 2 brief report available), I was glad to have some extra time this morning to get myself together. I spent a few hours typing up additional notes from day 2 and … Continue reading