January 15, 2016

The Power of T

By GHM Staff Perhaps no one knew the awesome power of a T-shirt until the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. After we all learned that the well couldn’t be capped quickly and would flow freely for months, the Gulf Coast region went into shock. The Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation shifted into […]
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August 11, 2015
Macy's at Wellington Green in Palm Beach County

Macy’s® Department Stores Now Carrying Guy Harvey Products

by John Bell | Guy Harvey®, a growing  brand in coastal lifestyle sportswear and other marine related products, has announced it is now selling merchandise into some 60 Macy’s® department stores in the Southeast U.S. According to Guy Harvey clothing partner, AFTCO Bluewater, the arrangement will include a broad assortment […]
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July 27, 2015

AFTCO President & CEO Bill Shedd discusses His Relationship with Guy Harvey

  Have you ever wondered how Guy got hooked up with AFTCO? They’re making everyone’s favorite fish-y t-shirts and fishing apparel. Read this interview with AFTCO’s Bill Shedd on this match made in heaven here…
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May 13, 2015

AFTCO’s Bill Shedd Receives Eddie Smith Award

Written by Chris Landry WASHINGTON — Bill Shedd, president and CEO of AFTCO, the American Fish and Tackle Co., on Tuesday captured the Eddie Smith Manufacturer of the Year Award, which is presented by the Center for Coastal Conservation to leaders in conservation advocacy. Eddie Smith Jr. is the longtime […]
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May 19, 2014

AFTCO’s Bill Shedd Recognized for Conservation Efforts

Bill Shedd, president of the American Fishing Tackle Co. (AFTCO) and the latest in the family line to support conservation projects, was voted Californian of the Year by the state’s Outdoor Writers Association, one of the highest awards given by the group of over 200 of the top active members […]
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July 7, 2013

AFTCO Apparel

AFTCO stands for the American Fishing Tackle Company and was established in 1958 in Newport Beach, California by J.C. Axelson, a pioneer in big game tackle development. In 1999, AFTCO began a relationship with Guy Harvey by manufacturing and distributing “all over print” shirts incorporating Guy’s art. Then, in 2004, […]
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October 12, 2012

Stingray Census, Grand Cayman, 2012

Written by Guy Harvey | Photos by: Guy Harvey & Ty Sawyer The annual census of the stingray population in Grand Cayman was conducted the week of July 10 – 13, 2012. The research work was done by personnel from the Guy Harvey Research Institute in collaboration with the Cayman Island […]
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September 18, 2012

John Lo Gioco Proves One Angler Can Make a Difference

Written by Bill Shedd | Photos by: Altantic Tuna Project Most every saltwater fisherman knows of the positive impact that Guy Harvey has made on behalf of the marine resource and the ocean angler. But not everybody can be Guy Harvey. In this increasingly complex world, we often wonder if […]
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August 6, 2012

Kayak Fishing In the Bluewater by Bill Shedd

Written by Bill Shedd | Photo by: Bill Shedd Bill Shedd is an avid saltwater angler, marine conservationist, and accomplished kayak fishing expert.  He is the president of AFTCO MFG CO. INC, that through its division AFTCO Bluewater manufacturers all Guy Harvey sportswear. Bill and Guy are longtime friends who […]
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July 17, 2012

Get Ready For Lobster Season With Guy Harvey Lobster Tees!

Get Ready For Lobster Season With Guy Harvey Lobster Tees! Written by Guy Harvey Sportswear | Photo by: Guy Harvey Sportswear With Florida Lobster Season around the corner (Mini-Season is July 25-26, and Regular Season August 6-March 31) be sure to gear up with the latest lobster tees from Guy […]
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June 8, 2012

Guy Harvey Shirts with UV Protection

By Fred Garth When Guy Harvey first put his art on a t-shirt, no one knew he’d strike a nerve in fishermen far and wide. Those simple cotton t-shirts have become iconic. These days, the art has found its way beyond cotton and onto high-tech fabrics that provide sun protection […]
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May 1, 2012

New Guy Harvey Vintage Tees

New Guy Harvey Vintage T-Shirts Written by AFTCO With the growing popularity of Guy Harvey tees, we re-issued some of the designs introduced 20 years ago.  Our Guy Harvey Vintage Tees are printed on pigment-dyed and washed 100% cotton jersey.   These t-shirt blanks recall the hand and feel of […]
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February 15, 2012

New AFTCO Men’s Performance Tees

Photo: AFTCO Written by AFTCO We wanted to give our active AFTCO fisherman a performance shirt with super cool t-shirt graphics. We have now done just that! “Rigging”, “Green and Gold”, and “Stand Off” are three awesome new graphic designs that were sublimated on our quick-dry 100% polyester performance blanks. […]
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