Day: 10 March 2021

Still no sign of spring for Scottish Garden Centres

Speaking on Tuesday, March 9, James Barnes, Chairman of the HTA said: “Today we were hoping for action from the First Minister that would provide some certainty and confidence to Scottish horticulture. It is clearly frustrating that the decision is passed over for yet another week. Businesses across the sector are struggling in the face …

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Lola Design extends wallpaper collection

Having found fame as an independent greeting card designer and publisher, Lola Design, has moved into home interiors in spectacular fashion with a gorgeous collection of wallpaper designs. For Spring/Summer 2021 the design house presents new additions to their Wildlife Botanical wallpaper collection. The seven new wallpapers include Lola Design’s popular hummingbird design which comes …

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Helping garden centres connect with mobile customers

Today, more than ever, garden centre customers expect a connected retail experience whether in-store, through mobile devices or the web. Working in partnership, Davidson Richards and Garden Connect provide a range of innovative apps to allow garden centres to connect with their customers, provide a great shopping experience and increasing loyalty. Both companies specialise in …

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HTA Garden Centre market report shows 69% upswing

The Horticultural Trades Association’s (HTA) Market Update report for March shows nationally sales of garden/gardening categories were 69% up in February 2021 compared to the same month of last year, helping to mitigate the impacts of closed catering outlets. Average Transaction Values were up 79% on February 2020 as consumers started to prepare for the …

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