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Z Capital Partners-Backed Twin Star Home Acquires Classic Accessories

Z Capital Partners-Backed Twin Star Home Acquires Classic Accessories

DELRAY BEACH, FL - Twin Star Home has acquired Classic Accessories, a provider of products that protect and enhance outdoor living and leisure, which include covers for patio and garden furnishings, cushions, and accessories. Twin Star is a portfolio company of Z Capital Partners, L.L.C., the private equity arm of Z Capital Group, L.L.C. (ZCG), a privately-held asset manager. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Founded in 1983, Classic Accessories is a Seattle-based maker of high-quality, benefit-rich, protective covers, furnishings and accessories. The acquisition of Classic Accessories further strengthens Twin Star’s position as an e-commerce driven home furnishings and…

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New Roles for Flanders, Davenport, and Juliano at Lloyd Flanders

New Roles for Flanders, Davenport, and Juliano at Lloyd Flanders

Jess Flanders (pictured) has been appointed chair of the Board of Directors for Lloyd Flanders. Company officials are keen to maintain consistency with the Flanders family and adding someone with Jess’ talents is viewed as a tremendous asset. In addition to her position as chair of the Board, Jess will also continue with her role as vice president of Marketing.

Gene Davenport has been appointed interim CEO of Lloyd Flanders. As a bedrock of the Board for many years, he has been one of the key leaders in establishing the company, and is ideally positioned to guide the organization…

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Danver, Brown Jordan Outdoor Kitchens, And Trex Outdoor Kitchens Expand Portfolio With New Venice Door Style

Danver, Brown Jordan Outdoor Kitchens, And Trex Outdoor Kitchens Expand Portfolio With New Venice Door Style

WALLINGFORD, CT - Danver Stainless Outdoor Kitchens, Brown Jordan Outdoor Kitchens, and Trex Outdoor Kitchens have a new cabinet door style in their repertoire.

It’s called Venice, and this offering expands the brands’ family of stainless steel cabinet door styles, building on their reputations for extensive design possibilities, with made-to-order cabinetry options now spanning eleven core styles in a wide range of sizes and configurations. 

Crafted with the brands’ signature durability, Venice provides a modern take on a classic door style. Featuring a flat frame with a .75” reveal and a solid center, the simple and elegant design…

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Outdoor GreatRoom Company Introduces Teak Wood Darien Collection

Outdoor GreatRoom Company Introduces Teak Wood Darien Collection

MINNEAPOLIS - The Outdoor GreatRoom CompanyTM (OGC) recently introduced the Darien Collection to its popular line of outdoor living products. There are two gas fire pits featured in the collection. Each coastal design incorporates Grade A teak wood, the highest quality of teak available, as the base of the table. The high oil content and tight grains of Grade A teak help protect the fire pits from weathering and harsh outdoor conditions.

“Teak is a beautiful material, and we wanted to incorporate its popular style in this year’s launch of new products” said Renee Schmitz, vice president of Business…

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Sunbrella Shade Studio Tool Simplifies Awning Design

Sunbrella Shade Studio Tool Simplifies Awning Design

BURLINGTON, N.C. (June 8, 2021) — The new Sunbrella Shade Studio allows users to explore how a finished awning could look in their own backyard. With design options from the full portfolio of Sunbrella shade fabrics, homeowners and professionals can take advantage of this free online resource to help simplify the design, research and planning process for awning applications.

“Now more than ever, people understand that shade structures are essential to make an outdoor space functional and more enjoyable,” said Kirk Fitzsimmons, director of Industrial Sales at Sunbrella. “The Sunbrella Shade Studio tool was a natural addition to our…

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Big Green Egg Promotes George Fleck

Big Green Egg Promotes George Fleck

ATLANTA - The Big Green Egg Company has promoted George Fleck to general manager and director of operations. In making the announcement, CEO Ardy Arani commented, “In this capacity, George will take on added responsibility for various day-to-day aspects of overall company management, in addition to overall strategic direction on operational matters.  George has been with Big Green Egg since 2016, has demonstrated a superior ability to set organizational goals and implement processes to achieve results within time and budgetary allocations, and brings exceptional qualifications to this expanded role within the company.”

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Alfresco Home Names New Regional Sales Manager

Alfresco Home Names New Regional Sales Manager

POTTSTOWN, PA - Alfresco Home, LLC, Pottstown, Pa. has appointed Mike Friedrichsen to the newly created position of regional sales manager, Western USA. Friedrichsen has held multiple management positions with several international manufacturers and suppliers in the casual industry and is a previous Apollo award-winning retailer. 2021 marks his 25th year in the outdoor products profession.

“I am beyond excited to join Alfresco Home” says Friedrichsen. “Their long-standing reputation and the loyalty from their retail partners is unsurpassed by anyone in the outdoor space. I look forward to introducing retail dealers in the western states to Alfresco Home’s…

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Momentum Builds for Foculus Outdoor Grill

Momentum Builds for Foculus Outdoor Grill

POUND RIDGE, NY - A hand-crafted outdoor cooking tool, the Foculus grill by La Castellamonte, Italy has hit the market, quickly gaining momentum. The functional ceramic grill has a stainless steel cook-top that is durable and easy to clean. Available in three sizes, Small 65, medium 80 and large 100, each is paired with its own table base made of durable corten steel.

The grill body is available in a variety of multicolored textures including shiny or matte gray, metallic or matte black, matte blue, shiny or matte red, and matte terracotta.

www.wittus.com

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