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Five tips for creating working from home spaces in the garden

The restrictions may be lifting, but the reality is that many of us will still be working from home throughout the summer. This week, with temperatures set to hit 30 degrees, Mojo Mortgages, has… Full story

Tuffgrass and Quick Lawn top Johnsons Lawn Seed

Tuffgrass and Quick Lawn top Johnsons Lawn Seed best-sellers as strong demand drives growth

Johnsons Lawn Seed, the UK’s oldest lawn seed brand, is reporting healthy sales of two of its most iconic consumer brands, despite the nationwide lockdown that gripped the garden trade during peak… Full story

Chris Mellor ex scruffs marketing head

Ex Scruffs Marketing Head Goes It Alone

At a time of huge uncertainly for many businesses, one entrepreneur , Ex Scruffs Marketing Head, is launching a new enterprise aimed squarely at supporting small businesses.
 
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Britain’s most (and least) popular garden trends revealed

The best and worst garden trends of all time have been revealed by leading tool firm Draper Tools - with bird feeders and vegetable patches among the good… Full story

Frosts Garden Centres

NRC increases recycling by over 300% and reduces costs of circa 20% for Frosts Garden Centres

National Resource Consortium (NRC) completed a waste management service project for Frosts Garden Centres. The bespoke project has increased recycling by over 300% and generated a reduction in… Full story

fire wood sales increase

Kindwood, confirms that firewood sales have increased by over 320%

Kindwood – the UK’s first true sustainable firewood company – is reporting that since the beginning of lockdown, firewood sales have increased by more than 320% as UK consumers look to make the… Full story

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GIMA welcomes government-backed trade credit insurance guarantee

Earlier last week, the UK government confirmed that it will step in to prop up the trade credit insurance market, bringing welcome relief to GIMA members and other suppliers within the garden… Full story

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LifestyleGarden® thanks keyworkers with special giveaway

It’s hard to think of a way that will truly demonstrate our gratitude for all the keyworkers that are holding this country together during the Covid-19 lockdown. LifestyleGarden® - one of the UK’s… Full story

Composting

Composting without Compromising

With the nations digging their fingers into their gardens, making sustainable choices that will benefit the planet has never been more important. With the strong relationship between nature and… Full story

demand for greenhouses

Spike in demand for greenhouses to 'grow your own' during lockdown

Historic Glasshouse and Greenhouse manufacturer… Full story

Reopening retail stores

Reopening retail stores: Step one - signage & screening

Many retail stores may be beginning to consider how they will tackle reopening once the government enforced lockdown is eased. But knowing where to start, and ensuring compliance, is causing… Full story

safe shopping to help retailers re-open

A new proposition from Ivyline, designed to help retailers re-open

With the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic expected to change the way we shop for the long-term, Ivyline – more popularly known for its range of trend-led indoor plant pots – has launched Cleaner… Full story

Plants in cold store for bare root season

Wyevale Nurseries’ new cold store has helped extend the bare root season

WYEVALE Nurseries’ new cold store facilities have allowed the company to extend its bare root hedging and forestry transplant supply season to assist customers seeking supplies.
  
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GIMA urging retailers to keep cash flow active during lockdown

There is no doubt that the continuation of the Covid-19 lockdown is placing significant and never before seen pressures on the garden retail supply chain, however the Garden Industry Manufacturer’… Full story

Free online diagnostic tools

Free online diagnostic tools for aquarium & pond keepers

Two of the UK's leading aquatic brands have officially launched online diagnostic tools for people social-distancing and self-isolating at home to get expert advice from the safety of their sofas… Full story