Berkley (fishing)

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Berkley is a fishing tackle company founded in Spirit Lake, Iowa in 1937[1] as Berkley Fly Co. by Berkley Bedell.

Berkley is most known for its brands 'Berkley Trilene' fishing line and 'Powerbait' scented lures.

History[edit]

The Jarden Corporation acquired Berkley's parent company, Pure Fishing, in April 2007.[2]

The Jarden Corporation has since been acquired by the conglomerate company Newell Brands.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Our Rich History". berkley-fishing.com. Archived from the original on 2008-07-12. Retrieved 2008-12-13. 
  2. ^ Dreeszen, Dave (26 June 2008). "Pure Fishing to leave Spirit Lake". Sioux City Journal. Retrieved 2008-12-13. 

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