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Leather, Nylon or Kydex? How to Choose the Right Holster

It's one of those age-old questions that has a myriad of conflicting answers: which holster is right for me?As most gun owners know all too well, there are several different materials on the market that all claim to be the very best for toting your handgun on your person. The truth is, whether you're carrying concealed or openly, it [...]

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10 Things I've Learned From Running My Own Business

This week, Anthony Tomacchio, the CEO & Founder of Alpha Concealment Systems, shares some insight into the business world, and the lessons he's learned since Alpha's inception._______________________________________________________________________1. Classroom experience is not necessarily indicative of successI hold a bachelor's degree from a small state college in Massachusetts, but am a firm believer that a piece of paper [...]

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Alpha is Coming to Phoenixville, PA

Tomorrow, Team Alpha is heading to our second stop on the Pennsylvania Gun Show circuit! We'll be exhibiting at the Oaks Gun Show in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania (just outside of Philadelphia) on Saturday, Aug. 8 and Sunday, Aug. 9.We love giving our customers a chance to test out our gear, before buying, and gun shows provide [...]

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Announcing Our Newest Pennsylvania Vendor

Today, we’re thrilled to announce our newest vendor in Pennsylvania – A & S Indoor Pistol Range.Located in Youngwood, PA, A & S boasts a 12-lane climate-controlled indoor pistol range in addition to a retail store offering a wide variety of competitively priced new and used firearms. Also offered are popular NRA Firearms Training and Safety Classes, featuring both [...]

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See You in Scranton!

Our debut gun show on the Pennsylvania circuit is just one week away! Next weekend, July 18 & 19, we'll be exhibiting at the Scranton Gun Show.We love giving our customers a chance to test out our gear, before buying, and gun shows provide the perfect venue. At every show, we put a number of [...]

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Summer 2015 Schedule - Pennsylvania Gun & Knife Shows

Calling all Pennsylvania gun owners! We're excited to announce today our summer schedule for Pennsylvania Gun & Knife Shows, and we're coming to a city near you!We love giving our customers a chance to test out our gear, before buying, and gun shows provide the perfect venue. At every show, we put a number of holsters [...]

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Announcing Our Newest Vendor

Today, we’re excited to announce our newest vendor in Massachusetts – Ron’s Gun Shop.Located in Dracut, Ron’s Gun Shop stocks a variety of new and pre-owned handguns, as well as rifles, shotguns and collectable firearms. And now, customers can conveniently pick up a new Alpha Concealment Systems holster while shopping for a new firearm.Ron’s will be carrying our Outside [...]

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A small victory for gun owners

We’re proud to report that for the first time in more than two decades, a Pew Research Center survey indicates there is more support for gun rights than gun control across the nation.Currently, 52 percent of citizens say it is more important to protect the right of Americans to own guns, while 46 percent say it is more important to [...]

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From our family, to yours

From our Alpha Concealment family, to yours, here's hoping you have a wonderful Thanksgiving!We know just how hectic the holiday season can be, and that's why we'd like to take a moment to remind you of our holiday ordering policy. From now until Monday, Dec. 1, any orders placed with us are guaranteed to be [...]

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What a Year It’s Been!

When Massachusetts native Anthony Tomacchio hatched the idea of starting his own company two years ago, it was merely a dream he hoped would someday be attainable. From product design and testing, to creating a business strategy and hiring a team, the entire process seemed endless to Tomacchio.But flash forward to October 2013, and Tomacchio’s [...]

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