Yorkshire Flowerpots
Yorkshire Flowerpots Barnsley based Yorkshire Flowerpots is the UK’s only volume producer of ceramic flowerpots. It is…
Pooch & Mutt, wet food cartons
Ditch the can, help the planet Pooch & Mutt grain-free wet food cartons will have your dog begging for more Pooch & Mutt'…
Outdoor plant at Garden Centre in December
Outdoor plant sales were still growing strong in December SALES in outdoor plants continued to dominate other categories for a third month running in…
Mike Burks Chairman Elect
GCA announces Chairman Elect for 2020/21 THE GARDEN Centre Association (GCA) has recently (January, 2019) announced its Chairman Elect for…
Choice ‘Meet the Buyer’ at Spring Fair 2019
Choice ‘Meet the Buyer’ at Spring Fair 2019 Choice Marketing held a ‘Meet the Buyer’ event at Spring Fair 2019 where 50+ gift and home…
dog walking
Is your dog keeping you in top form? Dog owners in the West Midlands walk and talk more than those without A new study has found that…
Glee at Spring Fair New Product Showcase winners
And the winners are….Glee at Spring Fair New Product Showcase winners confirmed On the 3rd February, NEC Birmingham the second annual Glee at Spring Fair New Product Showcase …
Sipcam slug and snail control
Sipcam urges retailers to stock up on natural slug and snail controls to meet demand ahead of metaldehyde ban Leading supplier of natural and organic garden products, Sipcam, is urging garden retailers to…
Glee at Spring Fair logo
Exhibitors at second Glee at Spring Fair report high levels of orders Exhibitors at second Glee at Spring Fair report high levels of orders as buyers from retail…
GCA Rising Stars programme winners
Applications now open for GCA Rising Stars programmes MEMBERS of the Garden Centre Association (GCA) are being encouraged to put forward their employees…
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Yorkshire Flowerpots

Barnsley based Yorkshire Flowerpots is the UK’s only volume producer of ceramic flowerpots. It is part of the 4th generation Naylor group, a family business which has been making ceramic products since 1890.

Since its launch in 1992, Yorkshire Flowerpots has established a reputation for high quality, British made terracotta pots: the company's pots are accompanied by a lifetime frostproof guarantee.

During 2018, the company has strengthened its manufacturing expertise and made a £150,000 investment in its clay processing plant to increase capacity and further improve product quality. 

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Pooch & Mutt wet food cartons

Pooch & Mutt's new grain-free, natural and delicious wet food cartons are packed with fresh ingredients. Dogs can enjoy a variety of 4 tasty flavours; Turkey & Chicken, Chicken & Ocean Fish, Turkey & Duck and Chicken, Pumpkin & Pea. Each recipe uses fresh ingredients including fresh fruits and vegetables. Free from grain, cereal and gluten, the wet foods contain no artificial colours or flavours and are formulated free from GM produce. 

The new wet food cartons enforce Pooch & Mutt’s commitment to their leading role in the pet food revolution. Bringing sustainably sourced, quality food with the environment at its heart, the 100% recyclable Tetra Pak cartons are the first of their kind in UK pet food.

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Fish4Dogs Appoints New Wholesale Partner TrustPet

Fish4Dogs has announced a new wholesale distribution partnership with Trust Pet Products in an exclusive arrangement for the UK which focuses on providing enhanced opportunities for independent retailers to sell the full range of healthy food and treats from Fish4Dogs Ltd. 

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Outdoor plant at Garden Centre in December

SALES in outdoor plants continued to dominate other categories for a third month running in December (2018) according to the Garden Centre Association’s (GCA) Barometer of Trade (BoT) report.

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Mike Burks Chairman Elect

THE GARDEN Centre Association (GCA) has recently (January, 2019) announced its Chairman Elect for 2020/21.

Mike Burks, who is the Managing Director of The Gardens Group, was revealed as the GCA’s Chairman Elect for 2020/21 during its annual conference, which took place at Luton Hoo Hotel, Luton.

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Choice at Glee Spring Fair

Choice Marketing held a ‘Meet the Buyer’ event at Spring Fair 2019 where 50+ gift and home suppliers had the opportunity to meet up with Choice members in an informal yet productive environment.

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Is your dog keeping you in top form?

A new study has found that Brits with dogs walk and talk more than those without as dog lovers claim to walk 870 miles a year – just walking their pet.

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Photo caption (L-R): Cathryn (Haskins staff), Alice (Haskins staff), Sue Webster (Waggy Tails), Jane Storey (Waggy Tails rescue) with Tia the dog, Amanda (Haskins staff), Marc Etheridge (assistant general manager at Haskins in Ferndown)

Haskins Garden Centre has partnered with Waggy Tails Rescue to donate animal-friendly houseplants to the charity.

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Neat Ideas your no risk Retailer! 

Neat Ideas offer a full Sale or Return on every single product we produce, how many companies do you think do this?... NONE! 

Products are support with top quality TV screen demonstrations incorporated into their merchandising stand, making for inspired impulse and gift purchases.

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Glee at Spring Fair New Product Showcase winners

On the 3rd February, NEC Birmingham the second annual Glee at Spring Fair New Product Showcase Awards – in association with Garden Trade News - was the centre of much industry buzz as the ‘best in show’ were selected by a panel of industry experts, with the winners being celebrated in a special awards ceremony.

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Sipcam slug and snail control

Leading supplier of natural and organic garden products, Sipcam, is urging garden retailers to stock up on its environmentally-friendly slug controls, to ensure stores can meet demand when the government’s ban on metaldehyde slug pellets comes into force this summer.

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Glee at Spring Fair logo

Exhibitors at second Glee at Spring Fair report high levels of orders as buyers from retail powerhouses and independents flock to NEC to do business.