What Is the Remington Arms Company?


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The Remington Arms Company is a manufacturer of firearms. The company was founded in 1816, and it is the oldest operating firearms manufacturer in North America.

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What Is the Remington Arms Company?
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Remington's product line includes a variety of rifles, shotguns and handguns. In addition to firearms, the company also manufactures ammunition. As of 2014, Remington has operations in North Carolina, New York, Kentucky, Alabama and Arkansas. Aside from producing firearms and ammunition for home and general use, Remington was also a major arms manufacturer for the Allied powers during World War I and for the United States government and its allies during World War II.

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