News & Views

News & Views

  • Glee might not be taking place physically this year, but coronavirus isn’t stopping us from bringing Glee to our exhibitors and visitors. On 15th and 16th September 2020, we will be hosting the Glee G ...
  • We share a few top tips for making email marketing work harder for your business. 
  • Take a look at some of the most popular summer bedding plants that customers will be looking for this summer season.
  • With consumers demanding more from every industry they buy from, how is gardening going green?
  • As we ease out of lockdown, here’s how you as a retailer can support the growers who literally bring life to our industry.
  • National Growing for Wellbeing Week Success

    30 Jun 2020 Annabelle Padwick
    Annabelle Padwick shares the successes and some of her favourite pictures from National Growing for Wellbeing Week!
  • Small space growing

    29 Jun 2020 Grow Your Own
    For many customers, dreams of tucking into plates of delicious home-grown fruit and veg seem to be just dreams if they don’t have a large allotment plot or garden; but we know that this isn’t true! Th ...
  • According to The Wildlife Trusts, there are approximately 24 million gardens in the UK and naturally, this abundance of outdoor space forms an important part of our modern-day ecosystem. In recent yea ...
  • As dining tables have become desks and spare rooms have morphed into home offices, the Glee team have been thankful to have a little bit of greenery in our lives...
  • How technology will help overcome the challenges we now face

    17 Jun 2020 Darren Windsor, Image Soft
    EPOS experts Image Soft share their insights into the changing world of technological solutions for small businesses. 
  • Which plants are the most Instagrammable?

    10 Jun 2020 Guest Contribution
    Millennials killing various industries has been a running internet joke for the better part of the last decade. From razors to traditional weddings to motorcycles, millennials’ disinterest, or even di ...
  • There is no doubt that the bricks and mortar garden centre offers both a rich and unique retail experience. The horticultural industry is built on local garden centres, with loyal followings, who cont ...