Wyevale Garden Centres (WGC) has announced it has acquired Sidmouth Garden Centre, based in Stowford, Devon.
Sidmouth Garden Centre is currently privately owned by Ian Barlow and has a total internal floor space of 14,558 sq ft, including approximately 2,854 sq ft that currently hosts an award-winning restaurant. The garden centre will complement WGC’s existing offer in the region and bring the size of the WGC estate to 150 centres.
Kevin Bradshaw, chief executive of Wyevale Garden Centres, said: “We are delighted to welcome Sidmouth Garden Centre to our group. The garden centre has a wonderful reputation for its commitment to exceptional customer service and provides an exceptional variety of plants alongside garden and gifts products to its growing customer base. The award-winning garden centre is widely loved by its loyal customers and we are happy to welcome the centre’s knowledgeable staff to our group.”
Ian Barlow, own of Sidmouth Garden Centre said: “Wyevale Garden Centres shares our vision of providing fantastic customer service and a well-rounded product offering to our customers. We are confident that the group will maintain and enhance our award-winning offer and benefit from the knowledge and skills of our valued staff.”