State of the Industry Report
Every year, Garden Center magazine releases its State of the Industry report, highlighting projected trends, the financial health of the industry, top performing products and departments and more actionable information to help grow your business and thrive. The data is based on results from a survey of independent garden centers from the U.S. and Canada.
Read more State of the Industry features from 2018:
Q&A with Dale Bachman: Leading by example
Dale Bachman, who retired as CEO of Bachman's in October, on what garden centers must do to thrive.
State of the Industry Reports from sister publications in 2018:
Click here to read the 2017 report.
Read more State of the Industry features from 2017:
- Garden centers weigh in
Some independent retailers say they have recovered from the Great Recession, while others say business still isn’t the same.
- Mature garden marketing for older Millennials
Get ready for this generation of families that is settling down, buying homes and establishing gardens by rethinking your products, services and how you promote them.
Garden centers: Keep up with consumer interests
How independent retailers can get ahead of trends with relevant categories and products.
Read past reports to see how the industry has evolved over the years: