outdoor living

Consumers see outdoor space as a priority

The events of the pandemic have given consumers a new appreciation for their outdoor spaces, according to a recent Sullivans Home Décor Consumer Behavior Survey. With 82% of shoppers looking to enhance their outdoor space,... more »
Garden trends spotted at Atlanta Market January 2022

Garden trend continues as seen at Atlanta Market

Consumers are still "growing" crazy for all things green and leafy, as evidenced at the winter Atlanta Market. Julie McCallum, editorial director for Gift Shop® Plus, picked a few favorites from this year's crop of... more »
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Garden & Outdoor Living Inspiration

The past two summers created a ripe atmosphere for sales growth in the garden and outdoor product categories. This paradigm shift continues into 2022, and this focus provides retailers an opportunity to provide consumers plenty... more »

Alfresco Living

Backyard entertaining has always been a popular activity, but since the pandemic hit, it is growing exponentially. Not only can it provide a getaway experience without the risks and hassle of travel, but also an... more »

Garden & Outdoor Living

The line between indoor and outdoor living is blurring thanks to the popularity of outdoor living spaces. Whether it’s a patio, balcony, deck or back forty, consumers are eager to personalize their spaces for the... more »

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