Industry Response to New Walmart Ammunition Policy

Hornady, NSSF Weigh in on Walmart Decision to Drop Handgun Ammo

Last week, Walmart its decision to discontinue the sale of .223 and 5.56 ammunition – which they referred to as “short-barreled rifle ammunition” – calibers commonly used in AR-15 rifles. Perhaps even more startling to the firearms industry and gun rights advocates was the second part of the retailer’s announcement – to drop all ammo as well.