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HTA appoints Fran Barnes as chief executive

HTA appoints Fran Barnes as chief executive

HTA bolsters senior leadership team with three new hires  The Horticultural Trades Association (HTA) has appointed Fran Barnes as its…
Fiskars creates bee-friendly garden to mark World Bee Day 2022

Fiskars creates bee-friendly garden to mark World Bee Day 2022

Fiskars, one of the UK’s leading gardening tool suppliers, has teamed up with several green fingered influencers to support the…
A Guide to Choosing The Right Rattan Furniture

A Guide to Choosing The Right Rattan Furniture

Rattan is a palm tree (organic and renewable) known for growing in Asia and Africa. It’s an excellent source of…
Why you should start gardening in 2022

Why you should start gardening in 2022

Why gardening and why 2022? Well, let’s start by addressing why now. We are all a little frazzled around the…
A Guide to Raising Mason and Leafcutter Bees with Beelife

A Guide to Raising Mason and Leafcutter Bees with Beelife

Mason and leafcutter bees do not live in colonies hives like regular honey bees. They are also important to the…
Fair Gardens Plant Centre sold

Fair Gardens Plant Centre sold

Alexander Mackie Associates Ltd. (AMA) has announced the sale of Fair Gardens Plant Centre located in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire to Flywheel…
Retail Trust’s Leaders’ Summit addresses attraction, retention and mental health

Retail Trust’s Leaders’ Summit addresses attraction, retention and mental health

More than 100 retail HR leaders are attending a free event being run by the charity Retail Trust next week to…
Squire’s Garden Centres turns 85

Squire’s Garden Centres turns 85

Squire’s Garden Centres celebrates its 85th Anniversary this year. Sarah Squire now Chairman, speaks about the changes in gardening and…
Increase Your Property And Garden Value

Increase Your Property And Garden Value

There are many ways that you can increase the value of your property and improve your chances of a quick…
Advantages and drawbacks of bifold doors to your garden

Advantages and drawbacks of bifold doors to your garden

Many residents swear by their bifold doors. Nevertheless, this doesn’t mean they are suitable for everyone. Bi-fold doors by Living…
Tips for maintaining your home during the autumn & winter

Tips for maintaining your home during the autumn & winter

It is highly recommended that you start preparing your home before autumn. Ideally, the best time to prepare is during…
Going paperless in a post-pandemic economy

Going paperless in a post-pandemic economy

With the nation embracing gardening during the COVID-19 lockdown, Chris Fisher, UK operations director at ECI, looks at how retailers…
Six Food Gifts to Please Every Customer

Six Food Gifts to Please Every Customer

Looking for the latest food to adorn the shelves in you garden centre? Here’s a selection of some of our…
Elho launches 2021 collection

Elho launches 2021 collection

Elho has launched a 2021 collection and a new, softer colour palette to complement a wide range of aesthetics and…
Jestic launched PPE storage solutions

Jestic launched PPE storage solutions

Jestic Foodservice Solutions has expanded its range of Metro commercial storage and shelving products with a flexible range of PPE…
British Garden Centres announces its latest acquisition

British Garden Centres announces its latest acquisition

British Garden Centres (BGC) has announced that it has acquired the ex-Wyevale centre at Thatcham, taking the group to 58…
Notcutts celebrates success at annual conference

Notcutts celebrates success at annual conference

Notcutts hosted its annual conference and awards dinner. It celebrates the success of colleagues and teams across its 18 garden…
Garden centres see surge in outdoor plant sales in February

Garden centres see surge in outdoor plant sales in February

Sales in the outdoor plant category were up 61.1% compared to the same month the previous year (2018). Iain Wylie,…
Business Rates Relief: New Scheme 2019

Business Rates Relief: New Scheme 2019

April 2019 will bring another Business Rates Relief Scheme. With it brings a further chance for ?scammers? to approach garden…
VIDEO: 21 plants your pet friendly customers will want to avoid

VIDEO: 21 plants your pet friendly customers will want to avoid

It is believed that one in two households has a pet. Garden Centre Retail speaks with pet food manufacturers James…
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