Saturday, October 25, 2014

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2014 State of the Industry Report: All’s well that ends well

By Garden Center

A late start to the season didn’t stop many independent garden center retailers from having a profitable spring this year More

Product Spotlight

Secretariat F1 Watermelon

Secretariat F1 Watermelon offers a smooth, medium-green exterior with green stripes and a  round, oval shape. Interior characteristics include... More

Hanging Basket Nasturtiums ‘Little Firebirds’

New trailing nasturtium offers a cascade of color with rich coral, burgundy and pumpkin colored blossoms that float in striking contrast over... More

Zen Pocket

This plant's pocket porcelain shape is ideal for hanging or for table top displays and features hardy plants that require minimal care. The Zen... More

Moonlight Chinese Fairy Bells

Moonlight has swirling foliage on graceful, arching stems. The wavy leaves are bright green with a pearl-white center, and some develop interesting... More

Anew Green Garden Pacs

Garden Pacs contain seeds and the exact amount of soil, compost and fertilizer gardeners need to get a plant started. All customers need to do is... More

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Get your name on the Top Independent Garden Centers List

We're gathering information to celebrate businesses in the industry, and we need your help. More

Survey says consumers intend to buy more gifts on mobile devices in 2014

By Retail Customer Experience

Online holiday shopping to be more influenced by social media this year as well, according to an article on Retail Customer Experience. More

All-America Selections announces winners of landscape design contest

The 2014 contest asked participants to expand on a theme of using containers in the landscape. More

Encourage customers to nominate your garden center for independent business award

Nominations are open for 2014 Indie Award from Independent We Stand. More

Trade organization predicts retail holiday revenue to increase by 4 percent

By Retail Customer Experience

The International Council of Shopping Centers forecasts stronger sales for retailers this holiday season. More

Garden Centers of America announces 2015 tour location

The event will showcase independent garden centers in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. More

Promotional materials for 2015 NGB plants now available

The National Garden Bureau posts information for "Year of the" crops. More

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