What a great idea from Dyson that we can all learn from…

We keep mentioning that we are HUGE fans of Pinterest, and we even have our own boards, but have been waiting to see the first company to realise the HUGE potential that Pinterest offers. Today that prize is awarded to dyson, who are using Social Media in just the right way… What if we did…

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Why discounting is NOT what it is all about…

When High Street stores offer 70% off selected lines, and firms like Argos offer massive reductions on garden furniture how do independent Garden Centres, and retailer compete? It is a universal proof that what customers want is to enjoy a lasting relationship with retailers, and what they care about more than offers, and more than…

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Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Dark Angel’ wins Visitor Vote at HTA National Plant Show

We are feeling rather smug here at Waring Stewart Towers today as Dark Angel was our choice in the vote at the National Plant Show. The flower and foliage combination make this a real winner, and marketed as the “UK Garden Centre’s favourite new plant” should help it fly off the benches… Well done to…

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Our 100th post on the blog is about…

Succulents, according to Dan Heims, who was speaking at the National Plant Show today are the  perfect fit with peoples busy lifestyles and are becoming increasingly popular in the USA. An old Muffin tin, and a few plants makes a great display… This blogger was really inspired by Dan’s presentation, passion and enthusiasm, have you…

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