Video: In Search of the Indestructible Umbrella

Posted on May 18, 2010

Inexpensive umbrellas are everywhere. They're cheap. But they're also flimsy and can disintegrate when the wind speeds increase. Some companies have ignored the flimsy, cheap umbrella trend and have focused on creating quality umbrellas that will last a very long time and which will stand up to strong wind and rain. WSJ Reporter Anjali Athavaley visits a wind tunnel and talks with two small manufactures in her search for an indestructible umbrella. Take a look:

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