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Title: Gun Makers Set Sights On Female Buyers
Post by: Cal 7.62 on August 19, 2011, 04:21:44 PM
Thought this was interesting. O0
Wasn't sure where to put it. :-\
Mods please move or remove if necessary.

http://www.npr.org/2011/08/18/139757899/gun-makers-set-sights-on-female-buyers?sc=tw

We DO have to get the granny's and soccer mom's!
Title: Re: Gun Makers Set Sights On Female Buyers
Post by: Ratchett on August 19, 2011, 04:45:11 PM
Absolutely!! It was evident at the NRA convention that industry folks would relate to female contacts more readily. If with a male counterpart was delivering our spiel, the industry rep would respond and make more eye contact with female. Industry folks are looking at female and youth---fact!
Title: Re: Gun Makers Set Sights On Female Buyers
Post by: scuzzy on August 19, 2011, 04:50:25 PM
Yup, plenty of women becoming involved in the shooting sports.

That's why we recently created this:

http://appleseedinfo.org/ladyseed.html (http://appleseedinfo.org/ladyseed.html)