Cabela’s Shareholders Approve Combination with Bass Pro Shops
This morning Cabela’s shareholders approved our plans to combine Cabela’s with Bass Pro Shops. This is an important milestone that brings us one step closer to finalizing this exciting opportunity. Other steps remain on our path to unite our two organizations and we will continue to keep our customers and team members updated as we move forward.
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About Bass Pro Shops®
Bass Pro Shops is a leading destination retailer offering outdoor gear and apparel in an immersive setting. Founded in 1972 when avid young angler Johnny Morris began selling tackle out of his father’s liquor store in Springfield, Missouri, today more than 100 retail and marine centers host 120 million people annually. Bass Pro Shops also operates White River Marine Group, offering an unsurpassed collection of industry-leading boat brands, and Big Cedar Lodge, America’s Premier Wilderness Resort. Under the visionary conservation leadership of Johnny Morris, Bass Pro Shops is known as a national leader in protecting habitat and introducing families to the outdoors and has been named by Forbes as “one of America’s Best Employers.”
Contact: Jack Wlezien