SIG SAUER believes in giving customers its best shot. The company makes and imports SIG SAUER handguns and SIG firearms accessories and sells apparel, knives, and instructional DVDs. The gun manufacturer also operates the New Hampshire-based SIG SAUER Academy, which provides indoor and outdoor firearms-related training specific to armed professionals in law enforcement, the military, security, or correctional operations. The academy also serves private citizens. SIG SAUER's customer base includes law enforcement, the military, and individuals. The company derives its name from Swiss gun maker Schweizerische Industrie-Gesellschaft (or SIG) and German rifle and pistol manufacturer J.P. Sauer & Sohn.