We were intrigued to see this sign when we were at Heighley Gate this week.
Which leads us to ask – what is the most unusual franchise you have found in a Garden Centre?
Obviously all of us at Waring Stewart Towers spend a lot of time in Garden Centres…
We loved this simple, informative and effective signage aimed at the novice gardener.
Which type of customer is your plantaria signage aimed at?
We love this very simple piece of Point of Sale being used at Dobbies Garden Centre.
Nothing seems to attract customer interest like a display item that is not for sale.
So, why not sell it.
The POS says it all….
How effective is your communication with customers? How up to date is your newsletter mailing list? When was the last time you added 500 customers to your mailing list? As specialists in Garden Center Marketing we are always encouraging clients to consider new ways of capturing customer email address details. We love this idea from…Details
Cramden Nurseries in Northampton have their own youtube channel – geraniumtv It is beautifully promoted on the nursery… …and effective with over 17000 views in under a year… They also have a great facebook presence… We ought to add we set everything up for them – the videos and the success however is all their…Details
Have you come across Pantone? As well as being the colour palette for designers (your logo will have Pantone colour references) Pantone predicts the colours that will be on the high street each season. Spring is here So if you are giving the plantaria a new look for spring, why not choose the colours that…Details
It does not take much to create a real buzz, and increase footfall. Just a lot of imagination… RBG Edinburgh hit the spot this spring with “Have you seen this gnome?” So this Christmas you could to try “Have you seen this Elf” and a whole host of child friendly events? Or why not wait…Details
As we go round the Country visiting and working with Garden Centres of all sizes and shapes we stumble across some simply brilliant ideas. Living Gardens have a large portal structure with a high ceiling, and so smaller giftware items get lost in all the space and the lighting is hardly flattering. So, use a…Details
… then how much further do we have to go in our delivery of genuine cakes, made from local free range eggs, and baked right here in our own kitchen.
The chains are snapping at our heels, so we need to take our artisan catering offer to the next level…