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Alpha Concealment launches new website, major deals

Today, we at Alpha Concealment Systems are beyond thrilled to announce the launch of a fresh look for the company website, and a move to a new domain name.“We’ve been incredibly fortunate that this small business has grown leaps and bounds since its inception last year,” said Anthony Tomacchio, founder and CEO of Alpha Concealment Systems. [...]

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To Add a Sweat Shield, or Not? That is the question.

Lately, we've been getting a lot of questions from our customers about sweat shields: "What is it? And should I add one to my holster, or not?"We want you to be as informed as possible when making a purchase from Alpha Concealment Systems, so here's a basic explanation and discussion of sweat shields.What is it?Essentially, [...]

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Show Your Alpha Pride: New Apparel Now Available

We are so excited to announce that our brand spankin’ new “Alpha Pride” T-Shirts are now available for purchase in our online store!We are currently offering three different options: women’s fitted tee; men’s fitted tee; and women’s fitted tank. The T-Shirts come in Army Green, which looks great on just about everyone! The women’s tank tops come in white. [...]

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Alpha Nation

At Alpha Concealment Systems, our reach continues to grow everyday. We're proud that our products can be found on belts throughout the nation, and we're so grateful for all of our wonderful customers! Take a look at this infographic to get an idea of which states Alpha customers hail from. And a big shoutout to the southern [...]

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[VIDEO] Putting our holsters to the test

Whenever I'm networking with folks in the firearms industry, I'm always met with the same question: "How's the retention on your holsters?" Rather than tell you about the incredible quality and retention of Alpha Concealment Systems holsters, we created this short video to do the talking for us. The video features our IWB holster with soft loops [...]

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Cutting the Cost to Carry: New Discounts Announced

At Alpha Concealment Systems, giving back is an integral part of our business. That’s why this month, we’re unveiling two new programs designed to cut the cost to carry Alpha.We’re proud to announce our Line of Duty Discount, a 15 percent savings on all orders given to those brave men and women who protect and [...]

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What’s My EDC? It Depends on The Season

Oftentimes, our customers come to me with questions about my preferred everyday carry (EDC), and I always have the same response: “What kind of climate do you live in?”Here in New England, we’re fortunate enough (and sometimes unfortunate) to have four distinctly different seasons. From hot and humid summer days, to the harsh, bitter ice [...]

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Chipotle Considers Gun-Free Zone

A few years ago, I was visiting my (then) long-distance girlfriend in her hometown. Going through the typical weekend motions of attempting to decide what to get for dinner, she mentioned that a Chipotle had just opened up in the downtown area of town. I’d heard of the eatery many times before, but had never [...]

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A Case for Kydex: Why Leather and Nylon Holsters Are a Thing of the Past

When it comes to concealed carry, there are thousands of products on the market all claiming to be the very best. And when you’re ordering from an online store, it can be tough to determine the quality, craftsmanship and performance of a particular holster.Time and time again we’re asked, “Why should I buy a Kydex [...]

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A Misrepresentation of Facts: Researchers Claim Percentage of American Gun Owners is Low

Corresponding with the start of the National Rifle Association’s annual convention today, the Pew Research Center published an article highlighting trends amongst gun owners. While we’re excited to see coverage of this event, and a discussion of relevant issues, we can’t help but also feel a sense of disappointment.In recent decades, gun ownership has been painted by [...]

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