January 23, 2018


Wildlife World returns to Spring Fair in February 2018 -

Monday, January 22, 2018

Wyevale Nurseries landscape & amenity sales up by 20% -

Monday, January 22, 2018

Squire’s customers raise over £21,300 for local charities -

Monday, January 22, 2018

Garden centre in Devon wows customers with new cafe offering including ‘free from’ treats -

Friday, January 19, 2018

Catshill garden centre donates trees to Dudley Zoo -

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Shoulder To Soldier makes plans at the Bents community allotment -

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Perrywood presents cheques totalling over £14,000 to chosen charities -

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

BBC comedian to compere GCA awards dinner -

Monday, January 15, 2018

Paradise Park Garden Centre supports town academy -

Thursday, January 11, 2018

New roads mean workers facing job losses at Willesborough Wyevale garden centre -

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Bonningtons Announces New Website Launch -

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Squire’s in Long Ditton is Garden Centre of the Year -

Monday, January 8, 2018

Donkey Sanctuary thanks Dunbar Garden Centre visitors for their festive support -

Monday, January 8, 2018

Record breaking growth for Farplants’ Christmas offering -

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Notcutts celebrates successful 120th year -

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Tong Garden Centre launches staff reward and recognition scheme -

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Dogs met Santa at Squire’s -

Monday, December 18, 2017

Bunnings Warehouse opens its first store in South Yorkshire -

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Thieves steal thousands of pounds of stock from garden centre in Warmington -

Friday, December 15, 2017

Hawkesmill luanches new Geum For 2018 -

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Garden Centre Retail – Feb 2015

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News Centre: A round-up of industry news.

■ Association News: The Garden Centre Association and Horticultural Trades Association share more of their thoughts on what’s going on this year.

Opinion:  Jane Perrone shows independents how to build brand identity.

■ Business Tips: Liz Dobbs looks at sustainability. Keith Bateman asks how EPoS can reduce costs. Dominic Keen discusses the value of mobile commerce for Christmas 2015.

■ View From The Top: This month Garden Centre Retail spoke to Ally Moseley, director and general manager of Fairways Garden Centre, Ashbourne.

■ Store Design: Paul Playdell advises looks at how to build stronger relationships with customers this spring.

■ Plant Focus: Lucy Summers identifies an emerging demographic of would-be gardeners and explains how to get them buying knowledgeably.

 Go and see: We preview the much anticipated PATS show at Sandown and highlight the top exhibitions and seminars.

■ Category Review: Geoff Hodge looks at barbecues.

■ Latest products: All the latest in barbecues, aquatics, artificial grass and general.

■ Trading with: We speak to Chris Hewitt, Marketing Manager at barbecue specialist Weber.  

■ Recruitment: Martin Gibbons discusses what personality types make for good management. Mike Fuller lists five easy steps to recruiting the right staff.

■ Staff room:  Three little interviews from industry personalities

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