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As always, a robust economy is good for
any business that relies on discretionary
spending. "A good example is the river
guides we sell to," Demaree explains.
"A lot of them had a really good summer,
and now they're in the process of replacing
boats that they have been repairing for
years and years."
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While there has been solid growth in
the market for inflatable watercraft, it's
dwarfed by the explosion of inflatable
products in the sports market. It's nearly
impossible to go to a stadium these days-
especially if the sport is football-and not
see inflatables of every kind.
All-Star Inflatables Inc. of Dallas,
Texas, has done extensive work in the sports
world, according to owner Paul Oliver III,

including the large inflatable helmets and
arches and the tunnels through which
football teams enter the field. The company
is producing inflatable products for the
latest iteration of the XFL, which began play
in February.
"Here in Texas especially, everybody
wants to be bigger and better than the next
guy," says Oliver with a laugh. "All the
schools want to outdo their rivals. So the
entrance tunnels are getting longer and the
mascots are getting bigger, more intense
and more real-looking."
Anything that could serve as an
alternative to inflatables in the sports
market would be "big, bulky and heavy,"
says Oliver, a problem especially in stadiums
where storage space is at a premium.
Oliver has been in business for 25 years,
but says it hasn't always been easy. "So

Inflatable Design Group, El Cajon, Calif.,
is able to fabricate elaborate inflatables
such as this one because of the high level
of skill in its sewing and design teams,
according to Jill Stolz, the company's sales
manager. Photo: Inflatable Design Group.

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