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The Ups and Downs of Zippers

The Ups and Downs of Zippers

From its humble beginnings as an alternative to clothing buttons to its ubiquitous usage in so many of the items we use every day, the history of ...
Easy Way Products Gains Exclusive License To Produce Eddie Bauer Outdoor Line

Easy Way Products Gains Exclusive License To Produce Eddie Bauer Outdoor Line

Easy Way Products, the premier provider of lifestyle furnishings for the retail market, today announced a licensing agreement with Eddie Bauer to ...
Millennials: Big Business for Outdoor Retailers

Millennials: Big Business for Outdoor Retailers

Outdoor retailers are courting millennials, and with good reason:Comprising 31% of the adult population in America and packing $2.45 trillion ...
The Battle of the Fill Materials: Foam vs. Fiber

The Battle of the Fill Materials: Foam vs. Fiber

When it comes to fill material for outdoor cushioning, polyurethane foam and polyester fiber are the big players. But the variety that exists ...
Outdoor Furniture and Pantone’s Color of the Year

Outdoor Furniture and Pantone’s Color of the Year

For the first time ever, Pantone has chosen two colors for its 2016 Color of the Year: Rose Quartz (13-1520) and Serenity (15-3919). Both cool ...
Monogramming Provides a Custom Touch

Monogramming Provides a Custom Touch

In March, we wrote a post about various ways to make mass-produced outdoor furniture feel more customized: creating a home-spun feeling with ...