Blackhawk Voted Best Vest/Backpack by Industry Readers
black hawk®leader in military and law enforcement gear for over 20 years, has been named a gold award winner for best vests and packs by readers of tactical retailer magazine. Blackhawk was recognized as part of the Tactical Retailer Readers’ Choice Awards, which recognizes best-in-class products.
tactical retailer The magazine is one of the oldest and most respected B2B brands in the retail market. The magazine developed the Reader’s Choice Awards to help give a voice to the independent retailer, gunsmith, gun range clerk, content contributor and manufacturer representative. The awards recognize those products and brands that bring the best equipment to market each year.
“In honoring a vote by a Navy Seal in 1990, the Blackhawk brand was born and has become well known in the tactical and shooting sports markets for its innovative, high-quality products,” said Derrick Nawrocki, president of Grand View Outdoors. , the publisher of tactical retailer. “Those same efforts continue to pay off today and this Gold Award is just further proof. Well done.”
Blackhawk continues to introduce category leading products in both vests and backpacks. Most recently, the brand introduced the Foundation Series Tac Nylon, which features plate carriers and chest platforms all built with modular capabilities, stronger construction, and lighter weight than typical ballistic nylon gear found on the market. The new Foundation Series, along with other items like the Stingray EDC Pack, provides working professionals and serious users with high-quality gear ready for any mission.
In 1990, a Navy SEAL was navigating a minefield when his pack failed. As his team fell to the ground, he swore that if he got out of there alive, he would make the team the right way. Today, this obsession with quality applies to everything we do. We’re constantly researching, refining and perfecting every detail to provide gear that won’t let you down. Because we are not only doing things, we are fulfilling a vow.