May 01, 2012 Issue #5

Cover Story

CL cover for May 2012
Exclusive Research: The Contract Market

Hindered by the recession, the contract segment of the outdoor furniture industry is beginning to turn the corner, according to vendors answering Casual Living's exclusive survey-The Contract Market. One respondent noted, "There is a large pent-up demand for better outdoor products and it's time for this industry to explode soon."