News

Quarter of SME retailers missing out on consumer finance boom

A quarter of UK retailers are not cashing in on the rise in consumers spending on finance. This is according…

Garden centre printing partnership launches

Eight Days a Week Print Solutions has joined forces with Spring Marketing to provide the garden centre with printing needs.…

Neudorff and DLF enter partnership

DLF Seeds is to distribute the Neudorff natural gardening product portfolio. The company, which owns the Johnsons Lawn Seed brand,…

LifestyleGarden brings DuraOcean to the UK

The first container of DuraOcean from LifestyleGarden has arrived in the UK. The furniture, made from nets, ropes and plastic…

Johnsons of Whixley launches new catalogue

Johnsons of Whixley’s Garden Centre Sales has launched a new catalogue for 2020. It’s to promote new and existing lines.…

Vitavia adds Janssens to its portfolio

Vitavia has announced that from 2020 they will be the new UK distributors for Janssens greenhouses and garden rooms. Belgium-based…

Derrys Nurseries suffers £4k damage in torrential downpour

Derrys Nurseries in Leicestershire has suffered damages as a result of floods. It will cost them about £4,000 to their…

Glee owners rebrand as Hyve

Owners of Glee ITE Group plc has announced a name change and new brand identity. It will mark a new…

Dejex seek partners to trial TagTray Concept in UK

Dejex Supplies is seeking retail partners to work for proof of trials of the TagTray system. The TagTray Concept is…

Perrywood Sudbury celebrates first birthday

A garden centre saved from uncertainty last year is celebrating its first anniversary. Perrywood Sudbury, purchased from Wyevale by Perrywood…

Wild Bird Banquet campaign drives traffic to garden centres

Gardman has announced the launch of Wild Bird Banquet as part of its partnership with the BTO. It’s aim is…

Houseplants sales heat up in August

The August Bank Holiday Weekend helped lift houseplants sales at garden centres across the country. This is according to GCA…

Social Power at the HTA Marketing Forum

The Power of Social is the theme for the HTA Marketing Forum on 16 October at Horticulture House. The event…

Tom Chambers new furniture covers score top marks

Trade response to the new furniture covers from Tom Chambers has been outstanding. Launched at Solex, the new range is…

Newbank Garden Centres buys Trebaron Garden Centre

Newbank Garden Centre has completed the purchase of Trebaron Garden Centre in Newton le Willows. The family-run company, based in…

Haskins announces the return of popular Bulb Festival

Haskins wants to encourage gardeners to celebrate the fanfare of colours bulb planting allows. Haskins’ Bulb Festival continues across all…

Phase one of Van Hage rennovation complete

The first phase of the renovation of the Van Hage garden centre at Great Amwell has completed ahead of schedule.…

Boyd Douglas-Davies appointed as HTA President

The AGM of the HTA, which took place at Glee, saw the appointment of Boyd Douglas-Davies as HTA President. Boyd…

Durstons to launch new packaging, and new campaign, at Glee

You can always rely on Durstons to put on a show at GLEE, and this year is no exception. Model…

Simpsons named as Scotland’s best destination garden centre

The GCA has recognised Simpsons Garden Centre as the best destination garden centre in Scotland. That makes it four years…
Close