RUAG Ammotec to take over exclusive European distribution of Springfield Armory in 2021 – The background

Springfield Armory can look back on more than 225 years of history and started manufacturing muskets as early as 1794. With its frequently award-winning, innovative and high-quality products, Springfield Armory is now one of the largest gun manufacturers in the world.

Springfield's short and long guns are now increasingly finding their way to Europe. To this end, the company has a distribution partner in RUAG Ammotec GmbH, which has a strong network of sales companies not only within the EU but also in Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. These serve over 7 million hunters and 2.5 million European sport shooters with rifles, pistols, ammunition, optics, suppressors and all kinds of accessories. With this excellent access to the European market, RUAG Ammotec provides not only distribution but also customer and after-sales service for Springfield rifles in Europe.

What do RUAG Ammotec and Springfield Armory have to say about the new strategic partnership?

Ludovic Colmé, Category Manager Weapon & Silencer at RUAG Ammotec, says: "We are proud to announce the strategic business partnership with Springfield Armory. With its long tradition, innovation and high quality products, Springfield Armory is a leader in the US market and we are convinced that our European customers will also benefit from this partnership."

Allen Remley, Export and Conservation Sales Manager of Springfield Armory Inc. added, "Thanks to this strategic partnership, we can now better serve customers in the European market. RUAG Ammotec is an internationally recognized manufacturer and distributor in our industry. This collaboration guarantees a successful, strategic cooperation."

We at are excited to see Springfield Armory's pistols and long guns make their way to Europe as part of the new cooperation and look forward to testing these products for you.

For more information, please contact Springfield Armory or RUAG Ammotec.

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