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Summer 2015 Las Vegas Market Show Preps for Debut

Summer 2015 Las Vegas Market Show Preps for Debut

Patio and hearth specialty retailers are not used to marking their trade show calendars for early August, but Craig Staack is hoping to change some of those habits when the Summer 2015 Las Vegas Market makes its debut next year. Scheduled for Aug 2-6, the new show is designed to focus on the casual category which Staack believes is one of the fastest growing among traditional furniture stores.

Patio & Hearth Products Report (P&HPR) chatted with Staack, who currently serves as vice president of Leasing, Home Furnishings, for International Market Centers, Las Vegas.

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Las Vegas Market Launches in 2015

linkLAS VEGAS - The familiar Las Vegas Market show has been around for many years, but the new July 2015 version of the show will focus on the Casual Outdoor Furniture and Outdoor Living industry.

The Las Vegas Market delivers retailers critical to the growth of the casual industry, including Traditional Furniture, Big Box, Catalogue, Internet, Wholesale Clubs, and Home Centers. Las Vegas Market provides a more efficient home for your marketing dollar, with competitive...

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IHP Launches New Websites for Three Brands

IHP Launches New Websites for Three Brands

Tennessee-based Innovative Hearth Products (IHP), previously known as Lennox Hearth Products and FMI Products, recently unveiled three new, high-tech websites, one for each of the company’s new primary brands—Astria, IronStrike (pictured) and Superior.

A new corporate website for IHP was also created and announced. The new websites were developed to assist hearth dealers, design-build professionals and consumers in making well-informed decisions about their upcoming fireplace, stove and insert purchases.

The retail brands, which were introduced Jan 2014, have been trademarked as Astria, which features stylish and technologically advanced indoor and outdoor fireplace systems, and...

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Creating the Perfect Home Resort

Photo1Enhancing a backyard living space can seem like an overwhelming project for many, but it does not have to be an unpleasant experience. Cal Flame has created a complete line of hearth & barbecue products that make creating the perfect home resort a fun and exciting experience.  The award winning manufacturer offers a complete line of products to complement any backyard including beautifully designed outdoor kitchen islands, grills, fire pits and outdoor fireplaces. 

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Innovative Hearth Products Expresses Concern About EPA’s New Standards for Wood Heaters

Innovative Hearth Products Expresses Concern About EPA’s New Standards for Wood Heaters

NASHVILLE - Innovative Hearth Products (IHP), the manufacturer of Lennox Hearth Products and FMI Products (including wood and pellet-fueled stoves as well as fireplace inserts), has issued a statement about the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new standards for wood heaters. Known as the New Source Performance Standards (NSPS), the proposed rule’s goal is to reduce air emissions that endanger public health or welfare.

Mark Klein, president and CEO of IHP, states that the company welcomes efforts by the EPA to update standards for the hearth industry that encourage cleaner products for the environment....

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Windward Blends Cutting Edge with Tradition


Multi-position Sling Adirondack recliners are available in three frame colors.

Florida-based Windward Design Group has cultivated a well-earned reputation for its extruded aluminum furniture, as well as its newer marine grade polymer (MGP) line. Extruded aluminum collections still represent the core of the company’s product offerings, but the company made the move in 2012 to add two MGP collections to its already successful lineup.

Windward executives believed the addition would be a clear...

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Cal Spas is All About the Dealers

Cal Spas is All About the Dealers
The Cal Spas 2014 Dealer Summit inspired renewed confidence.

A load of knowledge, a dose of Disney, and a lot of inspiration greeted participants at the recently completed Cal Spas 2014 Dealer Summit. Held at the Disney Grand Californian Hotel and Spa, Anaheim, Calif, last month, attendees found a program that was all about improving their businesses.  

DISCOVER was the theme of this year’s summit, and a renewed feeling...

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A New Face

Innovative Hearth Products ignites consumer interest through a companywide branding effort.

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Astria’s direct-vent gas fireplace

It’s a new year, and Innovative Hearth Products (IHP) is full of excitement—as well as new plans, new brands, and a new look—to mark the event. IHP (Nashville, Tennessee), manufacturer of hearth merchandise from Lennox Hearth Products and FMI Products L.L.C., has launched a new branding campaign that is part of IHP’s...

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