R/C club revives Camel Trophy Expedition
The Hong Kong RC Defender Club is bringing back a scaled version of the Camel Trophy, a 4x4 vehicle race held from 1980 to 2000. Gary Yuen Siu-cheung started the club in 2015 and has already held five...
Retailers crowd ‘quality’ Games Day
ACD Distribution held its annual Games Day trade show in Madison, Wis., on May 25-27. The show gave nearly 400 attendees from 200 stores a chance to talk directly to game publishers, see new games and...
Monroe Models purchases AIM
Monroe Models has purchased AIM Products, taking over operations on June 1.
AIM produced model railroad tunnels portals, retaining walls and bridge abutments. Its line also included weathering powde...
Albuquerque park no-fly zone lifted
Model and R/C airplanes can once again take to the skies over Arroyo del Oso Park in Albuquerque, N.M., with the lifting of a no-fly zone that was put into place in January.
Although R/C aircraft had...
Novak closes operations
Novak Electronics of Lake Forest, Calif. announced June 13 it was shutting down operations, effective immediately. Novak has been in business since 1978 and is known primarily for making brushless mot...
Rather Dashing releases new dice game
Rather Dashing Games is releasing a new dice game called We Come in Peace at Gen Con in August. More details about the game can be found in the July 2016 issue of Model Retailer.
Kalmbach introduces new jewelry site Facet
FacetJewelry.com, an online resource for jewelry makers, is now active. Developed by Kalmbach Publishing, Facet provides a helpful and inspirational place for readers of Bead&Button, as well as th...