"Federal Cartridge has cut 110 workers from its Anoka ammunition plant, citing an unexpected decline in the industry." "Vista Outdoor officials last month said that the retail environment for ammunition sales has grown tougher since the election. Analysts have suggested that gun owners stocked up on bullets ahead of an expected win by*Hillary Clinton, but that*Donald Trump's surprise win scrambled everybody's plans." Credit: Mark Reilly Managing Editor Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal I've read speculation that ammo prices will be coming down. Will be interesting to see how this shakes out. Despite the layoff Federal is going ahead with their expansion. I've been doing my part buying up Federal Rimfire.