News & Views

News & Views

  • 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 ...
  • Kicking off summer in style, our partners at Grow Your Own magazine have launched a brand-new virtual gardening event: The Grow Show!
  • With garden centres now open for business, Glee arranged an exclusive roundtable to discuss learnings from lockdown and the first few days of trading. 
  • Growing produce and mental wellbeing

    27 May 2020 Annabelle Padwick
    Believe it or not, humans and plants are very similar, so establishing that connection and experiencing the most natural remedy given to us is super important. Some might say that we have more complic ...
  • As our team continue to work from home, we’ve naturally been taking extra care of our gardens and plants and have put together a handy guide to what we’re growing and sowing right now.
  • Gardening 101 with Grow Your Own

    19 May 2020 Laura Hillier, Grow Your Own
    As we're focussing on growing this month here at Glee, we've sat down with our partners Grow Your Own to get their top tips for lockdown gardening. First off, can you tell us a little more about Grow ...