Some new items of special interest to propane marketers will be on display at the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Expo (HPBExpo) in Dallas, March 14-16. The following are just a few of the items that will be shown.

New Propane Products In The News AEI's introduces new PGS LPG Grill reports BPN Feb. 2019 GRILLS. AEI Corp. has introduced the PGS Legacy quick-ship grill/island program. The PGS Legacy Newport 30-in. grill and Pacifica 39-in. grill are integrated into the all-aluminum Gensun designer islands with durable cast aluminum tops. The PGS commercial grade Legacy grills feature the exclusive PGS Fuel Stop (patent pending) one-hour gas shut-off timer for added safety, especially in multi-family installations and commercial use. According to the company, it is the first to offer this type of timer on a grill.

Propane Products In The News American Fyre New Firefall Water-Fire Feature, BPN Feb 2019FIREFALL. The Firefall collection from American Fyre Designs features dancing flames against a cascading water backdrop highlighted with colored LED lights. Available in either large or small sizes, the large firefall features an arched upper mantle and recessed side panels, while the small model has a flat top. The units are handcrafted from glass-fiber-reinforced concrete, and are offered in a variety of heavy texture finishes and colors.

Propane Products In The News new Real Fyre propane LPG product, BPN Feb 2019GRIDDLE. Fire Magic’s new Echelon gourmet griddle can be used for outdoor cooking of anything from bacon and eggs to rice and fajitas. Manufactured from heavy-duty stainless steel, the grill features dual burners that provide up to 40,000 Btu, hot surface ignition, back-lit control knobs, and a large 30-in.x18-in. two-zone cooking area that allows simultaneous preparation of multiple dishes. It is offered in built-in and portable versions, and comes with a stainless-steel cover to protect the griddle when not in use.
New Propane Products In The News Empire Comfort Systems introduces the propane Renegade fireplace insert reports BPN Feb 2019
FIREPLACES. Several new fireplace designs have been introduced by Empire Comfort Systems. The Renegade TruFlame direct-vent fireplace, model DVCT50 (left), is shown with a traditional stone liner, traditional charred log set, and forged iron front with rectangle inset. The TruFlame system creates realistic flames and a glowing ember bed that replicate a natural wood fire. Renegade models are offered in. 30-in. and 35-in. sizes. A multifunction remote operates as a conventional thermostat; a Smart Thermostat to modulate flame height as the room reaches the desired temperature; or as a manual control. The remote also operates the included accent light and blower.
New LPG Product Empire Comfort Systems Propane Fireplace Boulevard. BPN Feb 2019
The Boulevard series can be tailored to either a traditional or contemporary décor, and is available in a variety of sizes—48-in., 60-in., 72-in. single sided, and 48-in. see through. The Boulevard vent-free 60-in. fireplace, model VFLB60, is shown (right) with a stainless steel liner, clear crushed glass, multi-color LED lighting, and fine mesh barrier screen. A black porcelain liner is also available.