NASGW Importer Of The Year Press Release


    CONROE, TEXAS- October 23'd, 2017 — Texas Armament & Technology (TxAT) and Aguila Ammunition have been named the Importer of the Year by the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) for the second consecutive year.

    The Importer of the Year award was presented to Leon Brener, President of TxAT and his corporate team at the NASGW Awards Reception & Dinner during the NASGW Expo & 44th Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas. Each year, NASGW awards top manufacturers who best demonstrate a commitment to the two-step distribution process, and who provide outstanding value and service.

    “The team at TxAT and Aguila Ammunition continue to impress our wholesalers with their two-step distribution policy; marketing, sales and promotion; logistics and operations, and NASGW and industry support,” states Kenyon Gleason, President of NASGW. “The performances of all our manufacturers are evaluated on these key criteria, and TxAT and Aguila are continually exceeding expectations in every area.”

    “To be named Importer of the Year is a true honor. To be awarded that honor for two consecutive years makes me very proud of our team, and of our key partners for recognizing our hard work,” says Leon Brener, President of TxAT. “There is nothing more important than the relationships we've built with our partners, and we will continue to bring them the highest level of service to ensure our customers feel the same value. We are truly grateful to be presented with this award and our entire team will continue to uphold the standards that we are being recognized for.”

    About NASGW

    The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers is comprised of wholesalers, manufacturers, independent sales reps, media and service providers - both national and international - all of whom are primarily focused on shooting sports equipment and accessories. As a trade association representing the business interests of its members, NASGW's mission is to bring shooting sports buyers and sellers together. The NASGW awards dinner sets the stage for three days of productive meetings as distributors, manufacturers, manufacturer's reps and media prepare for the coming sales year. For more information about the NASGW, visit the association's website at

    About Aguila Ammunition

    Aguila Ammunition, founded in 1961, is manufactured in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico by Industrias Tecnos, S.A. de C.V. As one of the largest rimfire manufacturers in the world, Aguila utilizes cutting-edge technology to manufacture quality rimfire, centerfire and shotshell ammunition. Aguila offers a complete range of products for the self-defense, sport shooting, hunting, law enforcement and military markets. Texas Armament & Technology is the exclusive North American distributor for Aguila Ammunition.

    About Texas Armament & Technology

    Texas Armament & Technology (TxAT) is the exclusive distributor of Aguila Ammunition in the U.S. and Canadian markets. TxAT specializes in distributing high-quality brands around the globe including distribution into the Mexican market. From marketing strategy, planning and implementation to operational optimization and logistics, TxAT has the experience to bring products to market both domestically and abroad, delivering solutions that deliver results.

    For more information on Aguila Ammunition, visit the company website at or contact:

    Kristi Drawe
    Texas Armament & Technology/Aguila Ammunition
    Phone: 888.452.4019 x 709
    Email: [email protected]

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