1. About Smith & Wesson Corp.

    Smith & Wesson Corp.

    Smith & Wesson is the largest manufacturer of handguns in the United States and is known for the many types of ammunition it has introduced over the years as well as its revolver expertise.

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    1. He really is treating it as a business and his product is a young adult who is ready for the business world, or the working world, or college, and whatever they want to pursue next.
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    2. It takes a year to get the products back.
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    3. There is reason to be a little optimistic.
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    4. On behalf of all of our employees, we are honored to accept these two awards granted by not only our customer base but by our peers within the industry. We take great pride in this recognition. We work continually to support the shooting sports through a variety of joint partnerships and through the development of new and innovative products, such as the M&P15 rifle, which was first introduced only four years ago. Smith & Wesson will remain dedicated to supporting our industry's advancements and to developing the best products and services available on the market.
      In Smith & Wesson Earns Shooting Industry Awards
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    2. Springfield sees foundation laid for economic growth in 2012

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 13 2012)

      Springfield sees foundation laid for economic growth in 2012 ...Dwight Street downtown and expand its workforce, and F.W. Webb, which plans to relocate and expand at the Smith & Wesson industrial park on Roosevelt Avenue; * DevelopSpringfield and American International College co... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   American International College   Smith & Wesson Corp.   Springfield

    3. Manufacturing had a small rebound in 2011, looks to a solid 2012

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 10 2012)

      Manufacturing had a small rebound in 2011, looks to a solid 2012 ...for 2012. OUTLOOK 2012 See more stories from The Republican's Outlook 2012 special section. Iconic gunmaker Smith & Wesson was down to just 600 employees in Springfield back in 2001. Now it has 1,200 employees at its R... (Read Full Article)

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    4. Smith & Wesson grows in Springfield hiring veterans, Putnam Vocational students

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      Smith & Wesson grows in Springfield hiring veterans, Putnam Vocational students ...train in the Smith & Wesson machine shop every other week. He takes academic classes on the weeks he’s not at Smith & Wesson. Vega gets paid for the time he works at Smith & Wesson. Vega has been working there for about... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Domenic J. Sarno   Smith & Wesson Corp.   Springfield

    5. Editorial: Smith & Wesson hones historic brand

      Explore masslive.com (Dec 21 2011)

      ...r. The buyer recognized what an asset the brand is by quickly changing its name to Smith & Wesson Holding Co. Smith & Wesson President and CEO P. James Debney, who’s had the job since September, met with a group of local... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Smith & Wesson Corp.   Springfield   The Republican

    6. Tax incentive for F.W. Webb relocation and expansion plans gets Springfield City Council final approval

      Explore masslive.com (Dec 19 2011)

      ...by a 7-6 vote, which assists F.W. Webb with plans to move from Plainfield Street to a new, larger site at the Smith & Wesson industrial park on Roosevelt Ave., in East Springfield. F.W. Webb has an agreement to purchase ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Brian M. Connors   Smith & Wesson Corp.   Springfield City Council

    7. Springfield's Smith & Wesson completes move, takes aim at future

      Explore masslive.com (Dec 19 2011)

      Springfield's Smith & Wesson completes move, takes aim at future ...ements with the Clinton administration. Back in 2001, Smith & Wesson had 600 employees in Springfield. Today, Smith & Wesson has 1,200 employees in Springfield and growing, Debney said. Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. repor... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Associated Industries of Massachusetts   Smith & Wesson Corp.   Coca-Cola

    8. Smith & Wesson reports positive quarter

      Explore masslive.com (Dec 13 2011)

      Smith & Wesson reports positive quarter ... photos to go with stories on Smith and Wesson gunmakers in Springfield. Here parts get loaded for polishing. Smith & Wesson: Inside the Springfield manufacturing facility gallery (20 photos) SPRINGFIELD — Gunmaker Smith... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Smith & Wesson Corp.   Springfield   The Republican

    9. Springfield City Council approves special tax incentive for Custom Carbide; incentive for F.W. Webb undecided

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      Springfield City Council approves special tax incentive for Custom Carbide; incentive for F.W. Webb undecided ...t seven new jobs. F.W. Webb’s planned move from its current site on Plainfield Street, in Luna’s ward, to the Smith & Wesson industrial park off Roosevelt Avenue, would create approximately $82,032 in new property taxes... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Smith & Wesson Corp.   Springfield City Council   Springfield

    10. MassEcon salutes companies for contributions, commitment

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      MassEcon salutes companies for contributions, commitment ...iams, North American general manager, Coca-Cola, Pittsfield; and gold winner James Debney, president and CEO, Smith & Wesson, Springfield. BOSTON – MassEcon (the Massachusetts Alliance for Economic Development) held its ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Massachusetts Office of Business Development   Smith & Wesson Corp.   Coca-Cola

    11. Springfield companies seek tax incentives for expansion projects

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      Springfield companies seek tax incentives for expansion projects ... until the building is sold, officials said. F.W. Webb has an agreement to purchase 14.5 acres of land at the Smith & Wesson industrial park for $1 million, and plans a $6.5 million investment in new construction, furnis... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Smith & Wesson Corp.   Springfield   The Republican

    12. Vocational high schools in Western Massachusetts could offer associate degree programs in the future

      Explore masslive.com (Nov 30 2011)

      Vocational high schools in Western Massachusetts could offer associate degree programs in the future Vocational schools have done a good job responding to the needs of the community, but Cruise says he questions if they should take on the work of community colleges, which already do a good job offering associate degrees and one-year certificate programs. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield Technical Community College   Regional Employment Board of Hampden County Inc.   Palmer

    13. Going Great Guns

      Explore BusinessWest (Nov 22 2011)

      Going Great Guns Steve Troy calls his venture, “the biggest company no one’s heard of.” And that’s largely due to his hard work to fly under the radar screen as he’s nurtured Troy Industries, a government contractor that designs, manufactures, and markets advanced small arms components and other products, into a diverse, cutting-edge company that will soon have 100 employees. But remaining anonymous is becoming increasingly difficult as this unique success story adds new and intriguing chapters. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Smith & Wesson Corp.   Springfield Armory   Springfield

    14. Editorial: New UMass president Robert Caret setting right tone

      Explore masslive.com (Oct 12 2011)

      Editorial: New UMass president Robert Caret setting right tone ...he university's presence and outreach in cities such as Springfield and Holyoke. Caret also made stops at the Smith & Wesson plant in Springfield and the $168 million Holyoke High Performance Computer Center site as well... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Domenic J. Sarno   University of Massachusetts   Baystate Health

    15. MassEcon Announces GT Advanced Technologies as a Winner for the 8th A...

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      ...th Reading Silver: Jessica's Brick Oven - North Andover Bronze: GT Advanced Technologies -- Salem WEST: Gold: Smith & Wesson -- Springfield Silver: Coca-Cola -- Northampton Bronze: General Dynamics AIS -- Pittsfield SOUT... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Massachusetts Office of Business Development   Smith & Wesson Corp.

    16. Big Y Employment Specialist Lindsay Pratola

      Explore BusinessWest (Sep 13 2011)

      Big Y Employment Specialist Lindsay Pratola ...rs with respect. “But this means many young people don’t get a crack at the apple,” said Lynn. Growth Sectors Smith & Wesson filled almost 225 positions over the last year. The majority of them became available after the... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Big Y Foods   MassMutual   Regional Employment Board of Hampden County Inc.

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