Battenfeld Technologies, Inc. acquires BOGgear

BOGgear has been a leading manufacturer of monopods, bipods and tripods for shooting, photography and videography since 2006.

“I couldn’t be more proud to have a company like Battenfeld acquire BOGgear; the brands are a perfect match,” said Kim Hicks, founder of BOGgear. “I look forward to working with them to take it to the next level. We want to thank our loyal customers, and truly appreciate the relationships that have developed over the years. We are confident that the transfer of the BOGgear line of accessories into the Battenfeld group of brands will result in even better service to the industry.”

Battenfeld Technologies Inc. is a manufacturer of shooting, reloading, gunsmithing and gun cleaning supplies. Battenfeld manufactures accessories under several popular brands including — Caldwell Shooting Supplies, Wheeler Engineering, Tipton Gun Cleaning Supplies, Lockdown Vault Accessories, Frankford Arsenal, Non-Typical Wildlife Solutions and others.

“We are extremely excited about the addition of BOGgear to Battenfeld,” said Vice President of Products and Marketing, Jim Gianladis. “Kim Hicks has done an amazing job establishing the BOG-POD and BOGgear brands. We are committed to bringing high quality, innovative products to the market and look forward to extending our Caldwell line of Shooting Accessories with BOGgear.”

“We look forward to working with the BOGgear customers and are committed to exceeding their expectations after this transition. We plan to add Battenfeld’s outstanding customer service to an already top of the line product,” said Bob Zara, vice president of sales.

Battenfeld plans to move BOGgear operations to its facility in Columbia, Missouri immediately. There will be no interruption to delivery of BOG product.