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The Imported Hammock & Tarp Set or "What's it Mean? Drop Shipped"

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The Imported Hammock & Tarp Set or "What's it Mean? Drop Shipped"

I'm sure you've seen plenty online about drop shipping... but what does it mean exactly. And, why am I writing about it here?

When something is drop shipped, it basically means it is sent directly to the customer from another location like a fulfillment warehouse or direct from the manufacturer. It eliminates the need to keep mass quantities of stock on-hand.

I recently added the Starter Hammock Bundle - it's something new I figured I would try. For the past 5 years I've hand made every hammock, tarp, quilt, pouch, suspension, pillow and DragonSnare that has gone out the door. But I know that there are still a lot of people who either

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Buy HMO Gear - Trees Get Planted

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Buy HMO Gear - Trees Get Planted
It is pretty obvious that trees are important for hammocks. That's why I've partnered with Ecologi (https://ecologi.com/). For every product purchased from Hemlock Mountain Outdoors, $0.15 will be donated to plant a tree. Buy a hammock, a tree gets planted... buy a hammock and a tarp, two trees get planted... buy a Pouch, DrgaonSnare and a T-Shirt, three trees get planted and so on.

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Back to Work!

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Back to Work!

What a trip! I was lucky enough to spend the last month kicking around northern Arizona... mostly in the Grand Canyon! Now, that I am fully relaxed and recharged it's time to get back to work.

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Winter Vacation Wrapping Up

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Winter Vacation Wrapping Up

My winter vacation is wrapping up this week (ending 1/16/21) and orders will start being fulfilled on 1/18/21.

I hope everyone had a great holiday season and a safe new year.

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Hammock Changes in 2019

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Hammock Changes in 2019
Well, it's a new year and I figured that it was a good time to make a few changes here at Hemlock Mountain Outdoors. I wanted to focus on simplifying the hammock line up, last year when I launched HMO the original focus was on modular set-ups... separate hammock, tarp, suspension and bug net. But it got confusing real fast with the addition of the CoyotePack.

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