April 20, 2018

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Fosseway Garden Centre extension passed despite objections -

Friday, April 20, 2018

Food at Webbs at Wychbold garden centre wins Farm Shop & Deli Award -

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Garden centres hope for better weather after Easter washout -

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Abbots Leigh garden centre café reopens -

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Plowmans Garden Centre in West Parley ‘will remain open’ -

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Haskins Garden Centres choose charities for the year -

Monday, April 16, 2018

Gardman Service Update -

Monday, April 16, 2018

Garden centres pray for better weather as sales slide -

Monday, April 16, 2018

Garden centre manager stole more than £30,000 from family business -

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Strikes fire: Garden centre to reopen ‘as soon as possible’ -

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Hayes Garden World increases revenue 110% thanks to temporary structure -

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Owner of Plowmans Garden Centre in West Parley goes into administration -

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

‘Major damage’ in Stokesley garden centre fire -

Monday, April 9, 2018

Bents raises over £22k for Alzheimer’s Society -

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Notcutts celebrates success at its own annual conference and awards dinner -

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Magical Hydrangeas launched into the UK with The Little Botanical -

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Garden centre gifts £650 worth of plants to the Martlets Hospice -

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

North-east garden centre named one of the best in UK -

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Gold found in stream at Cardwell Garden Centre -

Sunday, April 1, 2018

Christmas department at Haskins Garden Centres now open due to high demand -

Sunday, April 1, 2018

RHS announces new Kimm and Miller gifts range

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The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has announced the launch of a new RHS food gift range from long-standing licensee Kimm and Miller, a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of unique, high-quality gift products. The new range, themed around snacks and beverages for gardeners, contains seven items. They are: a cheese board with two jars of chutney; a six-jar preserve selection in a garden-shed-shaped box; a coffee mug and biscuits set; a gardener’s flask and teabag set; a glass clip-lid jar containing a chocolate cookie mix; a set of three stacking boxes, containing teabags, fudge and fruit and lemon biscuits; and…

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Decco launches Johnston & Jeff brand birdcare range

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Leading home improvement and garden wholesaler, Decco has been appointed as the exclusive distributor for Johnston & Jeff premium quality bird food, feeders, feeding stations, bird tables and nest boxes.  The range is one of the oldest and highest quality in this category and is ideal for independent DIY, hardware and garden retailers, garden centres and agricultural merchants. Supplier relations manager of Decco, Chris Gladwin commenting on the company’s latest launch, explained: “Wild bird care is an immensely successful sector.  In fact, it has been so successful that some aspects of the market have become far too commoditised, with a…

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Unipet: new products for 2018

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Unipet International Ltd, Europe’s leading suet-based wild bird food manufacturer, have been busy creating new products this year to keep up with the demand of the ever-growing industry. The products were first introduced at PATS Sandown back in March, so are now really starting to show their popularity with distributors. New products include: Pre-Filled Suet Block Feeder Complete with a popular 300g insect-flavoured suet block, this attractive ‘house-shaped’ feeding solution is sure to complement any garden. Retailing at around £1.99, it’s an affordable option for all! Simply insert some string into the hole at the top of the feeder, hang…

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RHS announces new Frances Lincoln stationery gift range

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The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has announced the launch of a new RHS stationery gift range from Frances Lincoln Publishers, part of the Quarto Group. Called the RHS Birds range, it consists of three products: a journal, a pocket notebook set and a writing set. The RHS Birds Journal is a lined journal with four colour inserts, an expanding internal storage pocket and an elastic enclosure. It will retail for £9.99. The RHS Birds Pocket Notebook Set comprises three pocket notebooks, one with lined paper, one with graph paper and one with plain pages. It will retail for £7.99. Retailing at £12.99, the…

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Hum pots now available in 3 sizes

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Responding to customer demand, British manufacturer Hum is launching its eye-catching patterned pots in three sizes. Previously only available in one size, Hum pots now come in Small, Medium and Large. These exciting new products will be on show at the Hum stand at Glee, Birmingham (stand 20M42) and at Spoga + Gafa in Cologne (hall 9.1) this year. They bring a splash of colour and style to any space, from patios and gardens to balconies and conservatories. And the new small pot, is 15cm making it ideal for windowsills too. Made in Britain, the plastic pots are fade-resistant and…

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Dobbies to stock Beefayre

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Beefayre, a leading UK manufacturer of quality homewares, scented candles, beauty and gifting products, is delighted to announce they have been selected as a key supplier by Dobbies. From Autumn 2017, two of Beefayre’s bestselling collections will be available to purchase from any one of Dobbie’s 34 stores across Scotland, England and Northern Ireland. The introduction of Beefayre products will coincide with Dobbies’ launch of its revamped stores, where lifestyle brands and quality British suppliers will take centre stage. Suzanne Chapman, head buyer at Dobbies said: “We’ve recently had a revamp of our product ranges, and have added some exciting new…

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GARDENA combisystem – giving gardeners the right tools all year around

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The GARDENA combisystem has a successful history that spans more than 40 years and includes everything a passionate gardener needs, from cultivating soil in vegetable and flowerbeds to tidying garden paths or cleaning fallen leaves. The innovative Fruit Collector is the latest addition to the range. The GARDENA combisystem is a clever system that combines different handles with various tool attachments to ensure that all garden tasks are possible. The range includes the Spring-Wire Rake attachment, which is perfect for tackling mossy lawn areas thanks to it’s robost wire prongs, which allow fast and effective work. The combisystem Grubber is…

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Design Collections introduces new Hands Free wine glass holder

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The Hands Free wine glass holder is a unique accessory for picnics, barbecues and outdoor concerts and ends the frustration of spilt drinks and juggling with wine glasses. The ‘Hands Free’ is easy to use wherever you are. Just pop it into the ground, flip over the top and slot in your wine or Champagne glass. It makes a fun and innovative gift sure to be enjoyed at any event, from a glass of wine in the garden or on the beach to a flute of Champagne at Henley, or Glyndebourne. Pack of 4 glass holders:- rrp £4.99 MOQ 48 sets of 4 Merchandiser with…

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Zest4Leisure to wow SOLEX with double decker stand and big reveal of new products for summer 2018

Zest4Leisure

Zest 4 Leisure, a leading trade supplier of quality timber furniture, is set to astound attendees at SOLEX with its impressive two-tier stand and a range of new innovative products. Building on the existing range of winning products, Zest will be showcasing seven new products at stand 555 including a children’s picnic table, alfresco dining set, corner bench and more. Zest’s new products include: • The Madison Children’s Picnic Table • Denver Arbour Swing • Sophie Bench • Emily Coffee Table/Bench • Emily Corner Bench • Madison Picnic Table • Bahama Large Round Table & 4 Stool Set Steve Morgan,…

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New and exclusive Salvia ‘Pink Lips’

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Hawkesmill Nurseries, the family run business based in Warwickshire, grow an abundance of over 3.5 million plants throughout the year. The team are proud to announce that they have a brand new and exclusive Salvia which has been added to their range for 2017. Salvia ‘Pink Lips’ is a pink form of the immensely popular Salvia ‘Hot Lips’ and is exclusive to Hawkesmill Nurseries this year.  Available from June and throughout the summer in bud and flower, this stunner will be supplied in 3 litre pots. The 21 plants per shelf will be provided with colourful lock in labels bringing joie de vivre to any display. Attractive to…

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