With spaces selling fast growers from across the UK are encouraged to sign up to exhibit at this year?s HTA National Plant Show, sponsored by Hortipak, which takes place at Stoneleigh Park, Coventry on 24 and 25 June 2014.
Demand for the plant focussed show, which this year celebrates is fifth birthday, is high. With 79% of visitors to the show claiming to make or influence buying decisions it really is a must attend event in order to get your plant products in front of high quality buyers and decision makers from across the industry.
Exhibitors already signed up include: Allensmore Nurseries, Anglia Group of Nurseries, Ball Colegrave, Bell Brothers, Bransford Webbs Plant Company, Kernock Park Plants, New Forest Plants, Osberton Nurseries, Pentland Plants, Quality Ornamentals, Seoint Nurseries, Whetman Pinks and Young Plants. For a full list of exhibitors visit www.nationalplantshow.co.uk.
Organised by the trade for the trade the show provides visitors with the opportunity to see thousands of plant varieties from over 100 UK growers all under one roof. With its back to basics approach to exhibiting the show focuses purely on plants at the best time of the year for visitors to plan their ranges for the following season.
Results from the 2013 HTA National Plant Show Visitor Survey reveal that 71% of attendees come along to find a new supplier, 66% to catch up with existing suppliers and 65% come along to get ideas for new plants to stock. Overall 73% of visitors claim to have discussed ordering plants with new suppliers who were at the show and 62% claim to have discussed ordering new ranges of plants from their current suppliers who were at the show.
?The quality of the visitors is excellent and there is always plenty of opportunity to spend time with both customers and potential customers. The HTA National Plant Show is a ?must do? show for plant producers in the UK.? Mark Taylor, Kernock Park Plants.
?This is a top show for us, with all the big buyers and a big industry profile, you need to be here!? David McIntyre, James McIntyre and Sons, Scotland.
To book a stand or for more information please visit www.nationalplantshow.co.uk