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Happy Gardening comes to Retail Lab @ Glee 2018

The Retail Lab @ Glee was introduced in 2017 to showcase the latest trends within the garden industry, whilst also providing retailers with hands on advice and inspirational content that they can take back to their own stores to drive sales in 2018 and beyond.  The response to this new area surpassed expectations, with suppliers and retailers remarking on the immediate ‘take home’ value of the

Garden Centre Directors raise £3,400 riding the Maserati Tour de Yorkshire challenge for charity

A team of cyclists from Tong Garden Centre completed the challenging Maserati Tour de Yorkshire ride last week and raised £3,400 for Candlelighters in the process.

The team of nine, including directors, staff, suppliers and friends, rode 84km on some of the the same roads as the fourth and final stage of the Tour de Yorkshire pro race on Sunday, 6th May.

Lanternfish Publishing

Lanternfish Publishing offers a range of fine art greeting cards and prints by well-known British artists. Our cards are 15 x 15 cm, individually cello wrapped with a white envelope. We have a low carriage-paid order and provide a quick and efficient service.

Places available at GCA Plant Area Forum at Ball Colegrave

THE GARDEN Centre Association (GCA) is hosting its third annual GCA Plant Area Forum for plant area managers and plant buyers at Ball Colegrave in July (July 25, 2018). 

The event on Wednesday, July 25 will once again be facilitated by GCA inspector, Roger Crookes, who believes that plants are still the core business for garden centres.

He said:

Ascot Spring Garden Show is on point thanks to Bradstone’s Manzano Porcelain Paving

Garden paving manufacturer, Bradstone, has supported an up and coming designer at this year’s Ascot Spring Garden Show, which showcased Britain’s finest and emerging horticultural talent.

Designed by Tom Hill of Tom Hill Garden Design based in Dorset, the show garden titled ‘On Point’ is a bold and stylish space, focusing on geometric shapes and forms.