Tailgate, Backyard & BBQ

Tailgating & Recreation: Mobile Lounging

May 23, 2017

Outdoor relaxation was another theme at NHS 2017. From furniture for the patio to packable products for the backcountry, lounging was the name of the game. Modern Double Sunbed With Canopy by Jiaxing Unite Leisure Products Co. Ltd. This cushioned...

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Tailgating & Recreation: Spending Time in the Great Outdoors

May 16, 2017

One of the more popular categories at NHS is Outdoor Living and Tailgating. Outdoor games, barbequing equipment and gardening supplies were all represented, as were many other items, like these three products for camping or relaxing...

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Tailgating & Recreation: Innovative Gadgets

May 9, 2017

Outdoor enthusiasts and backyard chefs alike seek innovative gadgets that make completing tasks in the great outdoors a little easier. Your customers can be the heroes of any tailgating or backyard event this summer thanks to these new innovative...

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Tailgating & Recreation: You Can Take it with You

April 3, 2017

From inflatable to fold-up products, portability is a sales driver in the tailgating and recreation category, making it a key department for downsized products. Retailers can now find everything, including the kitchen sink – and the stove and the...

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5 New Camping Chairs

May 11, 2016

Portable chairs are convenient to take along for any outdoor activity, whether it’s for camping, a day at the beach, or a get-together at the park. From basic chairs for kids and adults, to chairs that offer multiple features, consumers have a...

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Reporting from the National Hardware Show – Silver Lot

May 3, 2016

Tailgating, Backyard & BBQ If you take the shuttle to the Show, you will be dropped off outside the Silver Lot where the party in the Tailgate, Backyard and BBQ area will be hopping. Keep an eye out for portable grills, pizza ovens, smokers and...

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Outdoor Games

April 13, 2016

The weather is warming up, and the time to get outside and spend time with family and friends is upon us. To go along with get-togethers, barbeques, or just hanging out, suggest games like these to increase your customers’ outdoor fun....

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Campfire Tools

March 23, 2016

Soon many consumers will be heading into the great outdoors and looking for items that can make their time spent at the campsite worthwhile. Here are a few products retailers can offer outdoor enthusiasts: Fire Fishing Pole and Crank-Eez by...

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Backpacking and Camping Trends

February 24, 2016

Spring is right around the corner, and many consumers are dreaming of outdoor activities. Whether camping, backpacking, hunting, or spending a few days at the lake, these activities not only are a great way to enjoy the great outdoors, they are...

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4 Trends in Backyard BBQs for 2016

February 24, 2016

Although die-hard grilling enthusiasts never let cold weather get in the way of outdoor cooking, spring often heralds the barbecue season. Here are a few trends in backyard BBQs to look for in 2016. Smokers: A growing number of consumers are...

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