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Female founders offered support as Hyve Group partners with Retail Trust

Female founders offered support as Hyve Group partners with Retail Trust

Hyve Group has announced the Retail Trust as its charity partner for Spring and Autumn Fair for two years. Retail…
GIMA Award entrants raise more than £2,000 for Greenfingers

GIMA Award entrants raise more than £2,000 for Greenfingers

More than £2,000 has been raised for the Greenfingers Charity following the auctioning of donated products post-judging day for the…
Welsh garden centre launches customer loyalty app

Welsh garden centre launches customer loyalty app

The Old Railway Line Garden Centre is complementing its popular Railway Reward Card programme by launching the Old Railway Line…
Fordingbridge begins construction of widest canopy yet

Fordingbridge begins construction of widest canopy yet

Design and build specialist Fordingbridge has started to constructed a 1,300sqm canopy for a garden centre in Scotland. The canopy,…
MSC reports surge in applications for warehousing further to stock shortages

MSC reports surge in applications for warehousing further to stock shortages

An increasing number of garden centres are seeking warehouse space to take stock control into their own hands following recent…
HTA reiterates the call to ‘Let Britain Grow’

HTA reiterates the call to ‘Let Britain Grow’

Following Lord Frost’s announcement today that the UK will be maintaining a “standstill period” for current grace periods for goods traded in Northern…
Glee to take place in June from 2022

Glee to take place in June from 2022

Glee has announced that the 2022 event will move to a new date in order to meet the ever-developing needs…
bio-bean, recognized as a “Best For The World™” B Corp for the Environment

bio-bean, recognized as a “Best For The World™” B Corp for the Environment

bio-bean Limited, a Certified B Corp and manufacturer of Coffee Logs, has been named a Best for the World™ B…
Squire’s encourage local school children to grow their own

Squire’s encourage local school children to grow their own

Children at two schools in Surrey have been learning to grow their own thanks to a vegetable planter pack from…
Environment Minister visits Dobbies Garden Centre

Environment Minister visits Dobbies Garden Centre

The Environment Minister Rebecca Pow visited a branch of Dobbies Garden Centre in London to hear how they are creating…
Seiont Nurseries partners with Joy of Plants to promote new plants

Seiont Nurseries partners with Joy of Plants to promote new plants

A UK plant supplier has partnered with a plant information company to offer its customers a library of images for…
Garden Centre group supports local travel agency during COVID-19

Garden Centre group supports local travel agency during COVID-19

The British Garden Centre Group has announced a partnership with local Lincolnshire based travel agency Holiday’s By Design. The travel…
New northern sales manager for Toynamics UK & Ireland

New northern sales manager for Toynamics UK & Ireland

Toynamics UK & Ireland appoints Nick Rushton as area sales manager for the north. Nick’s role will focus on driving…
Local garden centre decorates BBC set

Local garden centre decorates BBC set

The British Garden Centre Group has donated a selection of plants from its Coventry Garden Centre to decorate the set…
More than 100 brands to be showcased at Autumn Fair

More than 100 brands to be showcased at Autumn Fair

More than 80% of Autumn Fair is now sold out, say organisers of the show. Hundreds of brands are showing…
Tong Garden Centre welcomes exclusive furniture supplier

Tong Garden Centre welcomes exclusive furniture supplier

A Halifax-based business has made bespoke solid wood planters and a companion bench exclusively for Tong Garden Centre in Bradford.…
New non-executive directors at Squire’s Garden Centres announced

New non-executive directors at Squire’s Garden Centres announced

Squire’s Garden Centres has appointed two new non-executive directors. Rob Collins has held various roles within the John Lewis partnership…
Four Oaks trade show 2021 cancelled

Four Oaks trade show 2021 cancelled

The Four Oaks trade show, which was due to take place in September, has been cancelled. Organisers say it is…
Selfridges opens in-store garden centres amid gardening boom

Selfridges opens in-store garden centres amid gardening boom

Selfridges London Accessories Hall and the store exterior on Duke and Orchard Streets have been transformed into a garden centre as part of Good Nature, Selfridges’ creative theme for 2021.   The garden centre sells gardening tools, seeds, indoor…
GCA finds farm shops and houseplants still key to garden centre sales

GCA finds farm shops and houseplants still key to garden centre sales

Farm shops and houseplant sales dominated at garden centres this May (2021) according to the Garden Centre Association’s (GCA) recent…
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