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REPORTS | NEWS & NOTES

Henry Embraces The Side Gate

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or most of its 25-year history,
Henry Repeating Arms has
built lever-actions without the
traditional side-loading gate, instead
relying solely on a removable inner
magazine tube to facilitate the frontloading of its guns. But that policy
began to shift in early 2019 when the
company introduced a small number
of models that featured both systems,
and the response to these guns was
so favorable that Henry announced
late last year that it was adding side
gates to all of its steel-frame, centerfire, lever-action rifles and shotguns.
This transition affects 29 models in

total, including all Henry .30-30 Win.
and .45-70 Gov't rifles and .410 bore
shotguns, as well as most SKUs of
the Big Boy. The integration of both

options allows users to quickly topoff their firearms while also allowing
the guns to be emptied more safely,
without the need to first run each
round through the chamber.
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with the U.S. Army for over 175 years,
in our portfolio. We believe in the
successful connection of our corporate
cultures, the proven track record of
the current management team and
the complementary nature of the CZ
and Colt brands. The combined group
will have revenues in excess of $500
million, and presents a real smallarms powerhouse. The experience of
CZ and Colt management will further
strengthen both brands and ensure
CZ and Colt continue to deliver topquality products and solutions to all
our customers. "
CZ plans to finance the acquisition of Colt with the company's existing cash resources, including recent

IPO proceeds and a contemplated
bond issuance. The deal is still subject to regulatory approval, but the
group anticipates a second-quarter
2021 closing.
" We are very pleased with the
prospect of such a strategic combination, " said Dennis Veilleux, president
and CEO of Colt. " Having completed a
historic turn-around of the operations
and financial performance at Colt over
the past five years, this important next
step with CZG positions the company
to take advantage of significant growth
opportunities. We are excited to join
forces with CZG, which will be a powerful combination for both brands and
for our customers. " cz-usa.com

CZ Group Buys Colt

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n Feb. 11, CZ Group signed
an agreement to acquire 100
percent of the equity in Colt
Holding Co., LLC-the parent company
of Colt's Mfg. and Colt Canada-for an
upfront cash consideration of $220
million. The agreement also noted the
issuance of 1,098,620 shares of newly
issued CZ Group common stock.
" This merger is a strategic step
for both companies, " said Lubomír
Kovar´ik, president and chairman of
CZ Group. " The acquisition of Colt, an
iconic brand and a benchmark for the
military, law enforcement and commercial markets globally, fits perfectly
in our strategy to become the leader
in the firearms manufacturing industry
and a key partner for the armed forces.
" We are proud to include Colt,
which has stood shoulder-to-shoulder

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