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Entries for 2021

November 16, 2021

Pandemic Pushes Grill Sales and Usage to Record Highs, New Industry Data Finds

Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association Releases Biennial Consumer Research We all knew we were grilling out more during the pandemic.  Now, new data from the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Assoc...

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October 04, 2021

5 Reasons Why a Fireplace is the Ultimate “Housewarming” Gift for Yourself

New home constructions. New home sales. Home renovations. All are maintaining record paces –with no sign of abating. But through all the design vision boards, specs and blueprints, what’s ...

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August 27, 2021

HPBA Statement in Response to US Court of Appeals Decision

The Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA) expresses great disappointment that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruled against its request to vacate the audit testing provision o...

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August 23, 2021

Five Reasons you Should be Grilling your Breakfast

  Arlington, VA (August 16, 2021) – Leslie Knope from “Parks and Recreation” said it best: “Why would anybody ever eat anything besides breakfast food?” He colleagu...

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August 10, 2021

HPBA Launches New Women’s Mentoring Program

The Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA) announced today the launch of its mentoring program for women employed in the hearth and outdoor living industries.  This program will pair wo...

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August 03, 2021

Hearth, Patio, and Barbecue Education Foundation Names New Executive Director

Longtime ED Rick Vlahos Will Continue in Part Time Role The Hearth, Patio, and Barbecue Association and the HPB Education Foundation announced today that Rich Sedgwick has been named the new Exec...

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May 05, 2021

2021’s “Back to Barbecue Day” a National Call to Shop and Sizzle

Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association’s Promotion Builds Foundation for Retail Holiday; National Pork Board Official Protein Sponsor Arlington, VA (May 5, 2021) – Flames on! This ...

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March 17, 2021

HPBExpo Goes Virtual

HPBExpo Connect Will Bring the Industry Together March 17, 2021, Arlington, VA – The Hearth, Patio and Barbecue Association announced today that HPBExpo 2021, scheduled to be in Louisville...

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January 05, 2021

HPBA Partners with StoveTeam International to Promote Safer Wood Cooking Stoves in Central America

Arlington, VA, January 5, 2021 – The Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association announced today that it has named StoveTeam International as its second Charity of Choice. The Board of Directors ap...

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