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CZ USA is a subsidiary of a parent company CZUB. The USA headquarters have been located in Kansas City, MO since 1998. All distribution, warranty work and repair work is done at the location. They work to provide the quality, value and service that their customers have come to expect from the company.
Cabela’s is the World’s Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear. It was born somewhat inadvertently in 1961 when Dick Cabela came up with a plan to sell fishing flies he purchased while at a furniture show in Chicago. The foundation of the company is its world-famous catalog business. The company produces nearly 100 different catalogs per year, including specialty books focusing on such outdoor pursuits as archery, fly-fishing and boating, as well as massive Spring and Fall Master catalogs.
Associated Missouri Electric Cooperatives has provided reliable, wholesale power generation and high-voltage transmission for more than 50 years. They supply 51 local electric cooperatives in Missouri, Iowa and Oklahoma and serve 875,000 customers.
Bass Pro Shops started in 1971 when Johnny Morris returned home to Springfield, Missouri to set up a store filled with all of the newest premium fishing tackle he could find. The new store became popular with local and out-of-state fisherman. It is now America’s leading outdoor retailer with stores across America and Canada.
Lew’s, a fishing brand famous for its reels and rods, is a Missouri-based company founded in 1949 by Lew Childre. Today, the Lew’s brand and its many well-known trademarks are under the ownership of Do Outdoors Inc. and longtime Childre family friend Lynn Reeves. Reeves has made the promise and commitment to return the Lew’s name to its place of prominence in the industry, keying on the same principles by which Lew Childre originally founded the company…building innovative products that are faster, lighter and stronger.
Missouri Corn Merchandising Council was formed in 1984 after a referendum was passed to establish a corn checkoff. Today, Missouri corn farmers are investing in developing and expanding corn and corn-based ethanol markets, promoting environmental stewardship, educating customers and exploring new research opportunities.
Shelter Insurance is a dynamic group of companies focused on providing financially secure insurance protection and services. They opened their doors in 1946 and have since become a most successful and financially sound regional insurance groups in the country. They transformed from a small company providing Missourians affordable car insurance into a leading corporation offering a variety of insurance products in 17 states.