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Nov 10, 2014, 12:29 ET

Celebrate Thanksgiving the Traditional Way: Outside

 When the Pilgrims and the Wampanoags sat down to celebrate the harvest and give thanks together for the first time, the meal was largely...

May 05, 2014, 12:06 ET

HPBA Submits Comments to EPA on Proposed NSPS

 The Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA) submitted its comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today in response to...

May 01, 2014, 09:00 ET

It's Time to Focus on Cooking Outdoors Year-Round This National Barbecue Month

 Today kicks off National Barbecue Month, the lead-in to the peak outdoor cooking season.  While consumers are preparing their grills for...

Mar 06, 2014, 09:00 ET

New Products And Latest Trends Heat Up Barbecue Industry

 From innovative grills, smokers and outdoor cookers, to state-of-the-art outdoor kitchens and patio products, the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue...

Nov 04, 2013, 08:45 ET

Thanksgiving on the Grill: Consumers Bring Holiday Feasts Outside

Year-round outdoor cooking remains a popular trend among households from coast to coast, with many consumers opting to cook their holiday turkey on...

May 01, 2013, 09:00 ET

Consumers Focus on the Fundamentals of Cooking Outside this National Barbecue Month

Today kicks-off National Barbecue Month, the lead-in to the peak outdoor cooking season, and consumers are preparing by revisiting the grilling...

Mar 14, 2013, 09:00 ET

The Barbecue Industry Reveals New Products and Trends to Excite Consumers to Get Outside and Cook

From innovative grills and accessories, to state-of-the-art outdoor kitchens, the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA) unveils the...

Nov 01, 2012, 08:00 ET

Start a New Thanksgiving Tradition with Turkey and Trimmings from the Grill, Smoker or Fryer

Each Thanksgiving, many consumers head outdoors to the grill, smoker or fryer to spice up their holiday meals and enjoy fall's cooler temperatures...

Oct 08, 2012, 00:01 ET

Fireplace Industry Launches Gas Fireplace Safety Initiative

 The Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA) today announced an industry-wide  safety initiative to protect young children,...

Aug 22, 2012, 08:00 ET

Game Day Grilling: Be Great at the Tailgate

 With the kick-off to the football season here, fans across the country are preparing their tailgate checklists and equipment for the pre-game...

May 01, 2012, 08:00 ET

New Poll Reveals It's All About The Cookout

 May is National Barbecue Month, the kick off to the peak outdoor cooking season, and consumers are eager to fire up their grills and smokers...

Mar 01, 2012, 08:00 ET

New Products and Latest Trends Heat Up the Barbecue Industry

The Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA) unveils the hottest new products and trends the barbecue industry has to offer today...

Nov 01, 2011, 08:00 ET

From Grill to Table, Reinvent Thanksgiving Classics Outdoors

Year-round outdoor cooking is on the rise as consumers are becoming more adventurous chefs, forgoing the oven or stove-top and opting for turkey...

Jun 30, 2011, 10:45 ET

Fourth of July Ranks as Most Popular Holiday to Cook Out

Seventy-one percent of Americans say they celebrate Fourth of July with a cookout, according to a recent survey from the Hearth, Patio &...

Apr 28, 2011, 09:00 ET

New Poll Reveals Outdoor Cooking Beats Eating Out

Outdoor cooking remains more popular than ever, with seventy percent of Americans revealing that they prefer cooking out over eating out to save...

Mar 03, 2011, 08:00 ET

New Products and Latest Trends Heat Up the Barbecue Industry

HPBExpo Press Room: Salt Palace Convention Center, Room 150G (Salt Lake City, Utah) -- The heat is on! With the most exciting new products and...

Nov 03, 2010, 07:30 ET

Ignite New Outdoor Cooking Traditions for a 'Happy Thanksgrilling!'

Turkeys can be fried in less than an hour, smoked over low heat for several hours or even cooked on a grill – offering mouthwatering flavor,...

Jun 17, 2010, 05:10 ET

Grilling is a Patriotic Duty: Fourth of July Tops Charts as Most Popular Outdoor Cooking Holiday

Fired up for the Fourth; Americans agree Independence Day is the number one holiday for barbecues and outdoor cooking. In fact, 80 percent of...

Apr 29, 2010, 07:00 ET

Men Want It Hot, Say They Like to Dress up Their Meat

Six-out-of-ten Americans say they can't wait to fire up the grill and kick off the peak outdoor cooking season igniting this May (National Barbecue...

Mar 11, 2010, 08:45 ET

Clean, Versatile and Eco-Conscious Fireplaces and Stoves Heat up the Market

The 30th Annual HPBExpo in Orlando Showcases Trends, New Products Fireplace and stove manufacturers across North America and Europe are coming...