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JCB PAINT® announce the worldwide launch of Supertough™, Supersafe™, Superversatile™ paint -

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Plans lodged for new coffee shop and events area at Aberdeen garden centre -

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

GARDENA unveils new route to market with sales agents -

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Durstons hold prices for 2018 -

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

BRC Report: September – leaves aren’t the only things falling -

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Registration live for January Furniture Show -

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Nursery invests in growth after receiving AgriTech grant -

Monday, October 16, 2017

Perrywood garden centre brings houseplants to Essex classrooms -

Monday, October 16, 2017

Big hit on retailers as new inflation figures are announced this week -

Monday, October 16, 2017

TV and radio 4 gardening expert to launch gardening school at Bradford Garden Centre -

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Wilkinson Sword reveal new range of scissors -

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Wildlife website redesigned with customers in mind -

Friday, October 13, 2017

GCA Trust’s delegates report back from the IGCA Congress -

Friday, October 13, 2017

Royal Horticultural Society to change date of National Gardening Week in 2018 -

Friday, October 13, 2017

Oakhurst Garden Centre reopens -

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Public relations discounts available for garden centres -

Thursday, October 12, 2017

EGO Power+ – Blowing petrol power out of the garden -

Thursday, October 12, 2017

New Xylella elearning module available from HTA -

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Tesselaar: So, which new plants really stand out? -

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Excitement builds as AQUA 2017 gets set to open -

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Garden Centre Retail – May 2014 issue

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Welcome to the May issue of Garden Centre Retail…

■ News Centre: A round-up of news from the industry

■ News Extra: Notcutts Redevelopment: Tunbridge Wells

■ Association News: The Garden Centre Association and Horticultural Trades Association share more of their thoughts on what they have planned for 2014.

■ Business Tips: Guy Moreton discusses recruiting the right staff, Keith Bateman of Davidson Richards muses on the future of EPoS, David Standing talks about knowing your customer, and Simon Quinton Smith discusses opportunities in this resurgent market.

■ Opinions: Kevin Waters identifies the reasons why customers buy from us and Jane Perrone talks indoor plants and May trends.

■ View From The Top: In our third big interview, we talk to Dennis Espley of Squire’s Garden Centres. Dennis shares his knowledge of the industry as well as tells the story of how he came into the industry. He also tells us of the history behind Squire’s, and where it all began.

■ Store Design: Paul Pleydell, in the third instalment of his series, discusses the importance of customer flow and how directing the customer can maximise profit.

■ Plant Focus: Lucy Summers, garden designer and plant lover, shares some of her favourite country plants that complement an English country garden.

■ Catering Q&A: Garden Centre Retail looks at five different garden centres, who tell us about the importance of catering, and tell us what their cafés and restaurants mean to their business.

 Product Lines: A selection of product news and latest kit features that look at garden buildings, garden furniture, and pots and planters. In this month’s Trading With feature, Garden Centre Retail speaks to Mike Brown of Liquid Lever Irrigation Ltd.

■ Jobs: A collection of vacancies from across the garden retail industry.

■ Staff Room: A selection of little interviews, a calendar of ‘what’s on’, and Alex’s blog all feature in our Staff Room section.

To view the latest issue digitally click HERE

 

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