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Jan 21, 2014, 10:35 ET
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Orvis Announces Recipients of 2014 Orvis Customer Matching Grants

The Orvis Company, Inc. of Manchester, VT announced the four recipients of its annual Customer Matching Grant program.  Targeted to raise...

May 01, 2013, 10:00 ET
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Orvis to Acquire the Scientific Anglers and Ross Reels Businesses from 3M

 The Orvis Company, Inc. of Manchester, Vermont today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Scientific Anglers...

Mar 12, 2013, 17:00 ET

Orvis Announces Four Recipients of 2013 Orvis Customer Matching Grants to Protect Nature

 The Orvis Company, Inc. of Manchester, Vermont announced the four recipients of its annual Orvis Customer Matching Grants, two of whom are...

Apr 25, 2012, 16:48 ET

Orvis Announces Four Recipients of 2012 Orvis Customer Matching Grants to Protect Nature

 The Orvis Company, Inc. of Manchester, VT announced four recipients of its annual Customer Matching Grant program, the cornerstone of Orvis'...

Oct 20, 2011, 17:05 ET
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New Betty White Video Released on the Internet

Betty White loves dogs as much as she loves a good laugh – and her new video, www.Orvis.com/BettyWhite is a funny, but...

Jun 25, 2007, 01:00 ET

Orvis Announces its 2006 Awards to Endorsed Guides, Outfitters and Conservationists

MANCHESTER, Vt., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The Orvis Company, the industry leader in fly-fishing gear and apparel, endorses fly-fishing guides and...

Jun 25, 2007, 01:00 ET

The Orvis Company Selects Operations in Maine and Kentucky as Endorsed Lodges of Year for 2006-2007

MANCHESTER, Vt., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- For twenty years the Orvis Company has been recognizing excellence in fly-fishing experiences through...

Mar 28, 2007, 01:00 ET

The Orvis Company Names McCready Company President

MANCHESTER, Vt., March 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Orvis Company's CEO Perk Perkins announced on Friday, March 23 the promotion of Ray McCready from...

Jan 31, 2007, 00:00 ET

The Orvis Company Announces Grand Opening of the Orvis Shooting Grounds at Barnsley Gardens in Adairsville, GA on Feb 9th and 10th

ADAIRSVILLE, Ga., Jan. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgians now have the opportunity to hone their shotgunning skills or learn a new and exciting sport...

May 23, 2006, 01:00 ET

The Orvis Company and Casting for Recovery Mark Ten Years of Support for Breast Cancer Survivors

MANCHESTER, Vt., May 23 /PRNewswire/ -- For the past ten years, breast cancer survivors have found inspiration and new hope in an unexpected...

Jan 10, 2006, 00:00 ET
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Charles F. Orvis founded The Orvis Company 150 years ago as a small tackle shop in Manchester, Vt. Today, The Orvis Company is the world's most recognized name for quality fishing gear. From its humble beginnings, Orvis has grown to a $250 million dollar a year company with 44 retail stores in the U.S. and U.K., and more than 500 dealers worldwide. Photo courtesy of The American Fly Fishing Museum. (PRNewsFoto/The Orvis Company)[TK]
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The Orvis Company Marks 150 Years in Business

MANCHESTER, Vt., Jan. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Before there was a President Lincoln, there was Orvis. This year marks the 150th year in business for...

Aug 05, 2003, 01:00 ET

Orvis' BUZZ OFF Insect Shield(TM) Insect Repellent Apparel Takes the Sting Out of the Outdoors

MANCHESTER, Vt., Aug 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Orvis announced today the launch of BUZZ OFF Insect Shield(TM) Insect Repellent Apparel, a new line of...