Enjoy Delicious Home Pickled Foods

Canning season in Northern Utah is in full force! We have some new canning gadgets you need to know about. You'll love these great products designed to make your favorite home pickled foods in smaller, faster batches. Fermentation Creation and ViscoDisc are sure to change the way you can, pickle, and ferment foods. So come on! Let's create some delicious foods that are sure to be a hit at your next family party. Chop, Salt, Brine and Repeat Fermentation Creation was founded by two friends Continue reading →

Our New Huk Fishing Shirts Help you Fish Longer

That’s pronounced “Hook” Gear. I know, it doesn’t really seem to be spelled that way, but that is how you pronounce it! I promise! Clothing is not usually the top of my checklist when I am getting ready for a fishing trip! In fact, most of the time my wife gives me a funny look and asks, “Are you really going out looking like that?” To which my normal response was something along the lines of “Well, the fish don’t care what I look like!” Continue reading →

The Many Names of Smith & Edwards

2017 is our 70th Anniversary, and BOY have we been called a lot of names over the years! And not what you think: these are names we get called by people who LOVE us. Terms of endearment. Names like the BIG FUN STORE, Farr West Mall (or Plain City Mall), Smitties, Buck Brothers, The Cowboy Store… Even Smith & Edwards’ Surplus Plus! Click here for more about the history & team behind Smith & Edwards Co. More than once we’ve even heard someone on a Continue reading →

360 Electrical – It’s Electric!

Tangled cords can give you a headache. Whether it’s your phone charger, your laptop cords, or a curling iron, tangled cords gets really annoying. 360 Electrical is an innovative company with a solution… and we carry their products right here at Smith and Edwards. Plus – Scroll down and ENTER TO WIN our top 360 Electrical ($39.99 value!) 360 Electrical started in 2005 with a desire to make things better. It’s privately owned by a Utah native right here in Salt Lake City. Her creative genius has changed the Continue reading →

CarryMeGear Holsters: Concealed Carry Holsters made in Utah

Look out, Utah! There is a new brand of gun holsters in the state and they are exclusively at Smith and Edwards. We know you are going to love them. CarryMeGear is owned and operated by Smith and Edwards’ own Mike Vause, right here in Ogden, UT. Mike is the Sporting Goods manager here and we are super excited to be carrying his handmade gun holsters! Mike has spent most of his professional career in the shooting sports industry. For years, he has been looking Continue reading →

Our Favorite Work Gloves for 40 Years Runnin’: Yellowstone Leather Products

We here at Smith and Edwards have often wondered, “What makes a good, leather work glove?” The folks at Yellowstone Leather Products have been showing us what a good quality work glove looks like for the past 47 years, and we couldn’t be more excited about it! Yellowstone Leather Products is an Idaho-based business that opened in 1960. In 1969, now owner, Boyd Zollinger bought the company and went to work marketing and distributing American made work gloves. Zollinger said, “I was back east for Continue reading →

You asked for them: Havalon Knives are here!

Introducing Havalon Knives, some of the sharpest, lightest blades available. Click here to see Chris demonstrate them! They are also one of the hottest hunting knife brands out there right now, and customers have been asking us for them for over a year. We got them in in 2016 and you can find them on our Web Store now, too! Havalon, a smaller branch of Havel’s Inc. is bringing super lightweight, surgically sharp blades to hunters, trappers, and taxidermists with their innovative designs and functions. Continue reading →

Why We LOVE Honey: Cox Honeyland!

Henderson and Marion Cox started in the bee industry in St. George, Utah. Since then, the family has carried the tradition of bee keeping and honey production, and in 1989, Cox Honeyland opened for business. Now, the fourth generation of family is running the business in Logan, Utah, with more things than just honey, including lotions and other food items. Here at Smith & Edwards, we have proudly carried Cox Honeyland for the past 20 years. Honey has so many benefits! Besides being all natural, Continue reading →

Call out the BIG one with Sage Game Calls!

Coby Moulton with Sage Game Calls took some time to show us the range of elk calls he makes. These reeds are exactly what you need to practice, learn, and hopefully bring home that big bull elk! Coby makes his calls with strategy in mind: Small Bull, Medium Bull, Big Bull, and of course the Cow in pink (so you don’t get mixed up in the field!). Just watch him give us an elk calling sample! At these prices, you can get the whole elk Continue reading →

Can SureCan…? This gas can sure can!

Now, I know what you’re thinking… another gas can?? Yes! SureCan is a new and renovated gas can that is becoming popular in various local businesses, including here at Smith and Edwards. The SureCan is made in the USA and the company is local here in Ogden, Utah. The Standard Examiner just recently featured Brad Ouderkirk, owner of the SureCan, in an article as well. Click here to see the article. You can win your own SureCan gas can this week! Scroll down to enter Continue reading →