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Outdoor Dining Sets - Wicker, Cast Aluminum & Teak

New casual dining sets for outdoor living including trends in alternative table tops, material, size and more.
  • Consumer Buying Trends: Dining Sets

    Dining Sets Research

    Nationally, 3.8% of U.S. households purchased an outdoor dining set in 2014, spending $2.1 billion at retail. This year, even more households, 4.0% in total, have an outdoor dining set in their purchasing plans. Translated into actual numbers, 4.7 million households plan to buy a dining set in 2015. More

  • Consumer Buying Trends: Conversation/chat groups

    Consumer Buying Trends

    It's a big number: 1.9 million – that's how many U.S. households purchased a conversation or chat group in 2014. This year, 1.5% of U.S. households, another 1.7 million, plan to buy a conversation or chat group. More

  • Merchandising Matters

    About a month ago I had the pleasure of joining the judging panel for the annual Casual Living Merchandising Awards. As my fellow judges and I pored over the entries to make the difficult decision of choosing the winners, I couldn’t help but marvel at all the different ways casual retailers utilize the spaces in their stores to display products. A strong merchandising strategy is so important to the success of a store, and while the winners of our awards definitely get that, some retailers don’t seem to fully understand how critical this piece of the retail puzzle ... More

  • Outdoor Dining Metro Market Projections

    Outdoor Dining Set

    Outdoor dining sales are projected to expand 16.1% over the next five years, from $2.1 billion in 2014 to $2.5 billion in 2019, according to Casual Living market research and Easy Analytic Software Inc. More

  • Fabric Survey 2015

    Fabric survey 2015

    Nearly two-thirds of outdoor retailers and designers predict the neutrals color group will be best-selling in 2015 for cushions, according to Casual Living's exclusive 2015 Fabric Survey. More

  • Product of the Day: Homecrest

    Homecrest Benton collection

    Triangular arms and alluring, fluid curves add interest to the Homecrest Benton collection, made of extruded aluminum and available with sling and padded sling seating. More

  • Spotlight on Dining Sets

    Dining Sets Research

    Casual Living and New York-based Apartment Therapy fielded an online consumer survey this May. The survey, asking readers about the outdoor spaces in and around their home, garnered responses from more than 400 consumers.This report looks at dining sets. More

  • Spotlight on Dining Sets

    Dining Sets Report

    Outside is where a 33-year-old from Michigan "eats the majority of meals at home during the warmer months." A 38-year-old from North Carolina says "eating outside makes all food taste better." And, a 30-year-old from Texas puts it this way, "My outdoor room enhances my enjoyment of great food and conversations." More

  • Product of the Day: Woodard

    Woodard Gelati chair

    The vibrantly hued Gelati Bistro collection by Woodard is available in 27 standard and premium finishes. More

  • Product of the Day: Pride Family Brands

    Pride English Garden

    The romance of the English Garden sling dining set by Pride Family Brands – with action and stationary styles – comes to life with hand-woven aluminum and intricate casting of arms and legs.   More

  • Kettal furnishes Valmy Castle terrace

    Kettal Valmy Castle

    Kettal recently furnished the terrace of Valmy Castle, which was built in 1888 in Argelès-sur-Mer in the Pyrénées-Orientales region of southern France. More

  • Product of the Day: Woodard

    Woodard Atlas

    With an elegant profile and open frame design, the Atlas iron collection by Woodard offers seating, dining and this complementary fire table for outdoor entertaining all year round. More

Casual Market Videos

Klaussner at Casual Market

Join Senior Editor Jennifer Bringle as she interviews exhibitors and attendees about trends and issues at the Casual Market Chicago. (Videos are sponsored by Richloom.)

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